Dr. Mark Abrahams is a professor of Biology/Ocean Sciences Centre.
He holds a B.SC. (honours) in zoology from the University of Western Ontario, a M.Sc. in biology from Queen’s University and a PhD in biology from Simon Fraser University.
With ongoing commitments to Manitoba Hydro, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and the Lake Winnipeg Research Consortium, of which he is a founding member, Dr. Abrahams' research, which is funded in large part by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), focuses on the ecology of fear by studying predator-prey interactions in aquatic ecosystems.
He has previously spent 18 years at the University of Manitoba.