Kevin Fraser

Exploring the factors affecting the migratory patterns of songbirds

Jim Roth

The Arctic Fox: an Ecosystem Engineer

Understanding the role of Predators and Their Prey

Climate change may be putting beluga whales out of their depths

Shifting prey bases affecting beluga’s oxygen stores and diving capacity
Undergraduate Programs

Discover topics in Biology, Botany, Ecology, Genetics, and Zoology

Mark Belmonte & Steve Whyard

Enhancing plant performance and protecting Canada's most important crops

Gary Anderson

Protecting Nature’s Living Fossil Lake Sturgeon

News & Events


MSc Defense Demi Gagnon

Investigating taxonomy and speciation of Quinqueserialis (Digenea:Notocotylidae) parasites with an integrative taxonomic approach

Location: 304 50 Sifton Road Winnipeg MB


UM Today: Verna J. Kirkness Program encourages youth for 10th year

This week, Grade 11 students from 12 different communities in Manitoba and Saskatchewan are taking part in the Verna J. Kirkness Science and Engineering Education Program at the University of Manitoba. In partnership with the university, the Verna J. Kirkness Science and Engineering Education Foundation is hosting the program on campus for the 10th time....


Congratulations Demi Gagnon, MSc student, recipient of the 2019 Canadian Society of Zoologists A. Murray Fallis Award

Congratulations Demi Gagnon, a MSc student in the Department of Biological Sciences, University of Manitoba who received the A. Murray Fallis award for best oral presentation in the Parasitism, Immunity and Environment (PIE) section at the Canadian Society of Zoologists (CSZ), 2019 meeting in Windsor, Ontario.  


New Research Chairs in Fundamental Science

The Faculty of Science is pleased to announce three new Research Chairs in Fundamental Science, one in the physical sciences, one in the life sciences and one in mathematical/computational sciences. The awards recognize and support researchers in the Faculty of Science who are conducting outstanding fundamental research in these areas. Chairs are awarded $20,000 in...

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