Author Archives: josephrbennett

When to monitor and when to act

Many problems in conservation involve choice among options – for example, which species or places to protect. Many (in fact most) conservation problems also involve incomplete information. Our new paper (link hereĀ or contact me for a copy) provides a technique to help tell us when, where and how often to monitor before we have enough […]

Grad student positions open

We’re currently accepting inquires for grad student positions. Please see Opportunities section for details. Inquires are welcome from both Canadian and international students.

Advice for prospective international grad students

I get inquiries from prospective international students several times a week. Often, these are from very smart and well-qualified people who would easily have obtained a grad position at a university had they been citizens of Canada. This is an unfortunate situation. There are some very real barriers to international students, especially those from outside […]