Dr. Amy Hurford

I am an Associate Professor jointly appointed in the Department of Biology and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador.

My research is in theoretical ecology, evolution and epidemiology (including COVID-19).

I recently developed the MUN Biology BSc Quantitative Training Program together with Dr. Yolanda Wiersma.



  • PhD, 2011. Mathematics & Statistics, Queen’s University
  • MSc, 2005. Biological Sciences, University of Alberta