Teaching Assistant

Fall 2007 – Spring 2013, Department of Geography, Western University


Geography of Canada (2013),

Introductory Biogeography (2012),

Introduction to Physical Geography (2008-11),

Field Methods and Practices (Ontario loop trip, 2010),

Geomorphology and Hydrology (2007, ’09),

Paleolimnology and Global Environmental Change (2008).

Highlights of responsibilities:

  • Developed, presented, and lead laboratory sessions in classrooms, the field, computer labs, and wet lab (both practical and theoretical work),
  • Mentored students on field research proposals and biogeography research projects,
  • Facilitated discussions in the classroom and in the field,
  • Co-supervised and supervised small field trips (e.g., Exploring forest canopy structure of the Thames River, paleolimnological field methods at local kettle ponds, field measurements at Medway Creek, Ontario),
  • Co-led an 8-day field course in Southern Ontario, including delivering interactive lessons on hydrology, limnology, biogeography, and research methods, and advising on camping and canoeing techniques.

  Teaching Dossier
  Educational Development

  Courses Taught   Guest Lectures   Thesis Committees