Kamini Persaud

Kamini Persaud
Associate Professor, Teaching Stream

Research Interests: 

My biological interests lie in the areas of animal behaviour and evolution. Why have individuals evolved to behave the ways they do? What are the selection pressures involved? More specifically, my work has focused on sexual selection and the strategies individuals employ to obtain mates.


  • Sexual selection
  • Mating strategies

Research Areas:       Animal Behaviour & Evolution (Sexual Selection, Mating Strategies);


Teaching Interests: 

  • BIOC54H3: Animal Behavior
  • BIOD53H3: Special Topics in Behavioural Ecology