James F Hare
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Professor and Assoc. Head

Office 222 Bio-Sci Bldg.

Research Interests

Biodiversity, Ecology and Environment, Evolution and maintenance of sociality, Social behaviour, costs and benefits of group living, sociality, social parasitism, kin, neighbour and individual recognition, proximate mechanisms of recognition, antipredator behaviour, alarm-calling, vocal communication, chemical defense, emphasis on field studies of ground-dwelling squirrels and laboratory studies of slave-making ants

Recent Publications

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Important Dates

October 5 – October 6: Fall Term break (No classes)

October 9: Thanksgiving Day (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar - Elaine Aparecida Carvalho dos Anjos: “Sperm competition in three species of ground-dwelling squirrels: Which is the best strategy to be reproductively successful” — Friday, September 29 at 3:30 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar - G. Rex Yoon: “How do environments influence metabolic phenotypes during the early life history of Lake Sturgeon?” — Friday, September 29 at 3:30 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Workshop - Google Efficiently — Tuesday, October 3 at 12:30 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Cassandra Debets, PhD Proposal: “Examing the foraging ecology of ringed seals (Pusa hispida) in Hudson Bay” — Tuesday, October 3 at 1:30 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.