Leadership & Service

Leadership in Professional Societies

Director at Large, Entomological Society of Canada, 1975-78

President, Entomological Society of Ontario, 1980-81

Chair, Medical Entomology Section, Entomological Society of America, 1982-83

Member of Executive, Biological Council of Canada ,1983-85

President, Entomological Society of Canada, 1984-85

President, Guelph Chapter, Sigma Xi Research Honorary Society, 1986-1987

Grant & Contract Selection Committees

Consultant to Surgeon General, United States Army. Duties: Advise on selection of grants and contracts for Medical Entomology Section, U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command, 1977-81

Member, Study Group on Tropical Medicine and Parasitology (grant selection). National Institutes of Health, 1983-88

Member, American Institute of Biological Sciences Entomology Peer Review Panel (Medical Entomology) 1986-89

Occasional external appraiser for Medical Research Council, National Science Engineering and Research Council and Ontario Ministry of Health grants.

Advisory and Expert Committees

Advisory Committee on the Future Development of the Entomological Society of America, 1973-73

Expert Committee on Encephalitis, Ministry of Health, Province of Ontario, 1975

Resource Scientist, Canada Biting Fly Centre, Winnipeg, 1979-1989

Chair, Science Policy Committee, Entomological Society of Canada, 1983-84

Consultant, Task Force on Graduate Program, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto, 1986-87