Madhur Anand received her Ph.D. degree in quantitative ecology from The University of Western Ontario, Ontario Canada in 1997. She was awarded a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postdoctoral Fellowships with tenure at the University of Trieste, the Utrecht University, and the University of New Mexico. She also spent one year at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem with a Lady Davis Postdoctoral Fellowship. Subsequently, she held the Canada Research Chair in Biocomplexity of the Environment (Laurentian University) for five years and currently holds the Canada Research Chair in Global Ecological Change as an Associate Professor at the University of Guelph. Her research spans several fields including forest ecology, biodiversity and conservation, computational ecology, ecological informatics, and ecological modeling and includes active collaborations with scientists in Europe, Brazil, and China. Moreover, she holds an Adjunct Professorship at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing. She is currently on the Editorial Board of the journal Community Ecology and has served as a reviewer for several international journals and granting agencies. She has received numerous awards for her work including the Premier’s Research Excellence Award and the University of Western Ontario Young Alumni Award of Merit.
Biography Updated on 23 April 2009