A Brief Introduction

We are interested in the effects of environmental contaminants on aquatic organisms. In particular, we focus on the causes and consequences of contaminants on chemosensory function and behaviour in fish, aquatic invertebrates, and amphibians.


PhD (2000) Dept. of Biology, University of Saskatchewan (Aquatic Ecotoxicology)
MSc (1995) Dept. of Biology, Laurentian University (Aquatic Ecotoxicology)
BSc (1993) Dept. of Biology, Laurentian University (Radioecology)


2013 - present CAIP Chair in Aquatic Health, Professor of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge
2008 - 2012 Canada Research Chair in Environmental Biotechnology and Ecotoxicology, Associate Professor of Biology, Lakehead University
2001 - 2008 Associate Professor of Biology, Nipissing University
2000 - 2001 Assistant Professor of Biology, Laurentian University


BIOL1020 Diversity of Life
BIOL3850 Aquatic Health

Office Hours

Tuesday and Thursday, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Contact Information

Alberta Water and Environmental Sciences Building
Dept. of Biological Sciences
4401 University Drive
University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge, AB  T1K 3M4

Office WE1014
Phone: (403) 332-4048
Email: gregory.pyle@uleth.ca 
Twitter: @PikeWrangler