Job Title: Associate Professor of Biology
Employer: Dalhousie University
Further Education: University of Ottawa (Ph.D.).
Geographic focus of research: Nova Scotia, Peru
Brief synopsis of current research:
Conservation and behaviour of endangered Roseate Terns.
Parental investment and conservation of Humboldt Penguins.
Whittam, R.M. and M.L. Leonard. in press. Characteristics of predators and offspring influence nest defense by arctic and common terns. The Condor
Whittam, R.M. and M.L. Leonard. 1999. Predation and breeding success in roseate terns (Sterna dougallii). Can. J. Zool. 77:851-856