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Wilfrid Laurier University Leaf
April 24, 2014
 
 
Canadian Excellence
Dr. Jane Rutherford

Dr. Jane Rutherford

Associate Professor, Biology
Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Biology

Contact Information
Email: jrutherf@wlu.ca
Phone: 519 884-1970 ext.2500
Fax: 519-746-0677
Office Location: N3021D

Languages Spoken

English

Academic Background

BSc University of Waterloo 1975, MSc University of Waterloo 1978, PhD University of Toronto 1984

Biography

Teaches:   BI301 Global Ecology and Biogeography (Fall 2013), BI405 Community Ecology (Fall 2013), BI309 Population Ecology (Winter 2014)
Research: Factors affecting the structure of benthic invertebrate communities in streams, especially the Grand River, from Belwood Conservation Area (Shand Dam) to West Montrose (covered bridge).
Academic Advising: UG Academic Advisor since 2009 (with considerable previous advising experience since 2000). All Biology majors should touch base with me at least once a year to ensure that program requirements are being met. Appointments can be booked by contacting Sharon Chin-Cheong in the Main Biology Office. All Biology majors should download the appropriate program outline these are found at:
http://www.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=4&p=13017





Additional Information

Office Hours for Fall Term Courses: Wednesday, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon, 7:00 - 8:00 pm.

Office Hours for Academic Advising:  Please contact Sharon (schin@wlu.ca) in the Biology Office to book an appointment. Academic advising hours for program advice are normally on Tuesday morning and Friday morning, although we often schedule additional advising hours on Thursday and Friday afternoons. Sharon keeps track of my availability throughout the term.