Meet our Connaught Scholars

Dean, School of Graduate Studies

Dr. Locke Rowe is Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, where he holds the Canada Research Chair in Evolutionary Ecology. He is known for his research in evolutionary biology and is currently working on a variety of projects, including the evolutionary genetics and ecology of sex differences. Professor Rowe and his students have authored 125 papers in peer-reviewed journals, and 2005 Princeton monograph. He is the recipient of a number of awards and fellowships including two NSERC Accelerator Awards and the E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and the Royal Entomological Society of London, and a recipient of the Faculty of Arts and Science Outstanding Teaching Award. Professor Rowe has extensive academic administrative experience at the departmental, Faculty and University-wide levels. He served as the Chair and Graduate Chair of the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from 2008-2013.