Dr. Pierre Legagneux
2012 - 2017
Pierre just recently landed a prestigious position as a full-time research scientist at the Centre d’Etudes Biologiques de Chizé which is part of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) system in France. Pierre began working with our team examining links between physiology, reproductive investment and survival in response to avian cholera in common eiders as part of our recent Cholera NSERC Strategic Projects Grant (SPG). He is currently a member of the Baffinlands MITACS Industrial award and is based at the Université du Québec à Rimouski (UQAR) with Dr. Joël Bêty. Pierre continues to work closely with Love lab and the East bay team as a whole examining relationships between ecology, physiology and reproduction in our common eiders.