Right now I am:
-first and foremost, working every day with my wonderful wife to raise our two sons well.
-managing a variety of projects.
-working with colleagues and students on a variety of papers and book chapters (by my current count… lots) in various states of the writing and publication process.
-supervising or co-supervising great graduate students and enthusiastic undergraduates.
-Preparing to teaching BIOL 202 (Invertebrate Zoology) in face-to-face format for t the autumn 2021 semester.
-trying to find time to process tons of data and specimens.
– volunteering as a subject editor and interim Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia.
-UNBC Department of Ecosystem Science and Management Undergraduate Coordinator.
-faculty senator, UNBC senate.
-member of the Entomological Society of Canada Science Policy Committee.
-attempting to put out a blog post on this site once in awhile. Once in a long-while lately 🙁
-working to maintain a healthy diet, regular exercise, and a healthy mind.