Cohort Program Blog, Interviews and Other Writing

  • Postdoc Perspectives: Q&A with Jonathan Bowen

    Authors: Bernie Cook
    Posted 13/03/2023
    cartoon image of earth as a face breathing out white and grey gas that also encircles the Earth

    Who are you and what do you do?
    I'm Jonathan Bowen, and I'm a PhD student at Western University studying philosophy. I'm doing a lot of work on investigating responsiveness, answering conceptual questions like what is a stimulus and what is a response? A stimulus isn't just anything that causally affects you, or impacts you, and a response isn't…

  • Modeling ecological systems through interdisciplinary research

    Authors: Jeferson Coutinho
    Posted 24/11/2022

    Coutinho, J. G. E. (2022). Modeling ecological systems through interdisciplinary research. Dialectical Systems.

  • Postdoc Perspectives: Q&A with Clarissa Machado Pinto Leite

    Posted 20/01/2022
    Iridopelma seladonium spider photographed by Tiago Porto

    How did you get interested in science in general and in your area of expertise specifically?

    I think my choice to be a biologist came from positive experiences I had in nature. I had the privilege of growing up in a city where the natural environment, despite already being quite devastated by years of…