Colleagues and Friends
These are some of the people that have inspired me, made my work possible or more interesting.
Prof. Darryl Jones: Urban ecology, wildlife management, Megapode expert
Dr. Roxana Torres: Sexual selection, life history evolution, maternal effects
Prof. Pat Monaghan : Life-history strategies and effects of early conditions; resource allocation trade-offs
Dr. Ruedi Nager: Avian reproduction and maternal effects, fitness consequences of egg quality and incubation environment.
Prof. Neil Evans: Regulation of reproductive function by endogenous steroids
Dr. Karen Spencer: Long term effects of developmental environments; avian physiology and life history strategies.
Prof. Mike Hansell: Animal architecture
Dr. Rafael Maia: Development and evolution of structural colors
Dr. Chad Eliason: Physics of structurally-colored plumage
Dr. Leandro Bugoni: Seabird ecology and conservation
Dr. Pierre Bize: ageing, phenotypic plasticity and host-parasite interactions.
Dr. Lulu Ruiz: Behavioural strategies, behavioural syndromes, stress coping styles in fish.
Dr. François Criscuolo: phenotypic consequences of early bad or catch-up growth, proximal mechanisms linking growth and longevity.
Dr. Matthew Shawkey: evolution and development of animal colors, antimicrobial defenses of bird eggs.
Jobs and Funding
EvolDir: mailing list for researchers in population genetics, behavioral ecology and evolution http://evol.mcmaster.ca/evoldir.html
BirdNet: Grants, awards and prizes in Ornithology http://www.nmnh.si.edu/BIRDNET/grants/index.html
Wildlife job board Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences at Texas A&M University http://wfsc.tamu.edu/jobboard/
Ecology job board http://www.conservationjobboard.com/Category/ecology-jobs
Society for Conservation Biology, Smith Fellowship http://www.conbio.org/smithfellows/apply/
The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) www.stri.si.edu
American Association of University Women (AAUW) www.aauw.org
Human Frontier Science Program Fellowships – http://www.hfsp.org/funding/postdoctoral-fellowships
WCS Research fellowship program http://programs.wcs.org/Default.aspx?alias=programs.wcs.org/grants
Community of Science (COS) www.cos.com
Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) www.gwis.org