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Jean-Guy Godin

 

Brief Biography

Academic Background
B.Sc. (Honours), Biology, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Canada, 1973
Ph.D., Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 1979
NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow, Zoology, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada, 1979-80
Assistant Professor, INRS-Eau, Université du Québec, Québec City, Canada, 1980-81
Assistant Professor, Biology, Mount Allison University, Sackville, Canada, 1981-86
Associate Professor, Biology, Mount Allison University, Sackville, Canada,1986-91
Professor, Biology, Mount Allison University, Sackville, Canada, 1991-2002
Dean, Faculty of Science, Mount Allison University, Sackville, Canada, 1998-2002
Dean, Faculty of Science, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, 2002-2007
Professor, Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, 2002-present
Chancellor's Professor, Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, 2007-present


Journal Editorships and Membership on Editorial Boards
Editorial Board, International Journal of Ecology (2009 - present)
Advisory Editorial Board, Ethology (2002 - present)
Editor, Ethology (1999 - 2002)

Academic Society Memberships
American Society of Naturalists
Animal Behavior Society
Canadian Society for Ecology and Evolution
Canadian Society of Zoologists
Ecological Society of America
International Society for Behavioral Ecology

Some of my National and International Professional Service
Member, FQRNT (Québec) Multidisciplinary Grant Selection Committee, New Researchers (2010-11) Member, NSERC Major Resources Support Selection Committee, Evolution & Ecology (2009-10)
Academic Colleague (Carleton Univ. representative), Council of Ontario Universities (2005-07)
Member, NSERC Steacie Memorial Fellowship Selection Committee (2004-05)
Member, Board of Directors, Ottawa Life Sciences Council (2004-2005)
Member (Canadian representative), International Council of Ethologists (2001-06)
Member, College of Examiners, Canada Research Chairs Programme (2000-present)
Member, NSERC Research Grant Selection Committee #18, Evolution & Ecology (1998-01)
Member, FCAR (Québec) Research Grant Selection Committee (1997-2000)
Member (representing the AUCC), Canadian Council on Animal Care (1996-99)
Elected member (as Member-at-Large), Executive-Council, Animal Behavior Society (1995-98)
Chair, Research Grants Committee of the Animal Behavior Society (1997-98)
Member, Research Grants Committee of the Animal Behavior Society (1995-97)
Member, Career Awards Committee of the Animal Behavior Society (1995-98)
Member, DFO/NSERC's Science Subvention National Review Committee (1994-96)
Chair, NSERC Scholarships & Fellowships Selection Committee - Life Sciences (1990-91)
Member , NSERC Scholarships & Fellowships Selection Committee - Life Sciences  (1988-90)
Member , NSERC Advisory Committee on Tenure of Postgraduate Scholarships Abroad (1989-90)
Chair, Ecology, Ethology & Evolution Section, Canadian Society of Zoologists (1986-87)
Elected member, Executive-Council, Canadian Society of Zoologists (1985-88)

Some Honours and Awards
2000 Outstanding Scientists 2008-09, International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, UK (2009)          
Chancellor’s Professor, Carleton University (2007)
American Men and Women of Science, Thomson Gale Publ. (2006)
Fellow (elected), Animal Behavior Society (2002)
Canadian WHO’S WHO,  University of Toronto Press (2001)
Paul Paré Medal of Excellence, Mount Allison University (1995)
Royal Society (London)-NSERC Visiting Fellowship,  University of Oxford (1987 and 1994)

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