Position: Animal Behavior
Phone: 613-243-4143

Bio: Jonathan Balcombe, PhD, is a biologist with expertise in animal behavior. He has written several books on the inner lives of animals, including the New York Times bestseller What a Fish Knows. Jonathan also performs professional editing and consultations with established and aspiring authors. He teaches an online course in Animal Sentience for the Viridis Graduate Institute. Balcombe lectures widely, having appeared on six continents (the penguins eagerly await him in Antarctica). In his spare time he enjoys biking, baking, birding, Bach, and trying to understand the neighborhood squirrels.

Sample Talks: What a Fish Knows; The Inner Lives of Animals; The Inner Lives of Birds; Bats: Myth and Reality

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