Jonathan Verreault

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Jonathan Verreault

Département des sciences biologiques

Poste : Professeur

Courriel : verreault.jonathan@uqam.ca

Téléphone : (514) 987-3000 poste 1070

Local : SB-2640

Domaines d'expertise

  • Écotoxicologie
  • Faune (oiseaux, poissons et mammifères marins)
  • Retardateurs de flamme et autres polluants organiques
  • Régions arctiques et industrialisées
  • Sources, devenir et effets des polluants

Langues

  • Français
  • Anglais
  • Norvégien
Informations générales

Cheminement académique

Ph.D. University of Tromso (Norvège)
M.Sc. University of Tromso (Norvège)
B.Sc. University of Tromso/University Centre in Svalbard (Arctique norvégien)

Liens d’intérêt

Unités de recherche

  • Centre de recherche en toxicologie de l'environnement (TOXEN)
  • Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire sur le bien-être, la santé, la société et l'environnement (CINBIOSE)

Projets de recherche en cours

Partenaires (organismes, entreprises)

  • INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier, University of Saskatchewan, University of Toronto, Université de Montréal, Université McGill, Environnement Canada, Pêches et océans Canada, Texas Tech University, Simon Fraser University, University of Victoria, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Groupe de recherche et d'éducation sur les mammifères marins, Mériscope station de recherche marine
Enseignement et supervision
Publications

Marteinson, S.C., Giroux, J.-F., Hélie J.-F., Gentes, M.-L. et Verreault, J. (2015). Field Metabolic Rate Is Dependent on Time-Activity Budget in Ring-Billed Gulls (Larus delawarensis) Breeding in an Anthropogenic Environment. PLoS One, 10(5), e0126964. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0126964.


Franci, C.D., Vézina, F., Grégoire, F., Rail, J.-F. et Verreault, J. (2015). Nutritional stress in Northern gannets during an unprecedented low reproductive success year : can extreme sea surface temperature event and dietary change be in cause? Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part A : Molecular & Integrative Physiology, 181, 1–8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpa.2014.11.017.


Tartu, S., Angelier, F., Bustnes, J.O., et al. (2015). Polychlorinated biphenyl exposure and corticosterone levels in seven polar seabird species. Environmental Pollution, 197, 173–180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2014.12.007.


Gentes, M.-L., Mazerolle, M., Patenaude-Monette, M., Giroux, J.-F. et Verreault, J. (2015). Tracking the sources of polybrominated diphenyl ethers in birds : foraging in waste management facilities results in higher DecaBDE exposure in males. Environmental Research, 138, 361–371. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2015.02.036.


Sanchez, D., Houde, M., Douville, M., De Silva, A.O., Spencer, C. et Verreault, J. (2015). Transcriptional and cellular responses of the green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii to perfluoroalkyl phosphonic acids. Aquatic Toxicology, 160, 31–38. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2014.12.002.


Houde, M., Giraudo, M., Douville, M., et al. (2014). A multi-level biological approach to evaluate impacts of a major municipal effluent in wild St. Lawrence River yellow perch (Perca flavescens). Science of the Total Environment, 497-498, 307–318. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.07.059.


Aponte, V., Locke, S.A., Gentes, M.-L., et al. (2014). Effect of habitat use and diet on the gastrointestinal parasite community of an avian omnivore from an urbanized environment. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 92(7), 629–636. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjz-2013-0268.


Franci, C.D., Guillemette, M., Pelletier, E., Chastel, O., Bonnefoi, S. et Verreault, J. (2014). Endocrine status of a migratory bird potentially exposed to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill : a case study of northern gannets breeding on Bonaventure Island, Eastern Canada. Science of the Total Environment, 473-474, 110–116. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.12.006.


Houde, M., Berryman, D., De Lafontaine, Y. et Verreault, J. (2014). Novel brominated flame retardants and dechloranes in three fish species from the St. Lawrence River, Canada. Science of the Total Environment, 479-480, 48–56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.01.105.


Caron-Beaudoin, É., Gentes, M.-L., Patenaude-Monette, M., Hélie, J.-F., Giroux, J.-F. et Verreault, J. (2013). Combined usage of stable isotopes and GPS-based telemetry to understand the feeding ecology of an omnivorous bird, the Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis). Canadian Journal of Zoology, 91(10), 689–697. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjz-2013-0008.


Verreault, J., Helgason, L.B., Gabrielsen, G.W., Dam, M. et Braune, B.M. (2013). Contrasting retinoid and thyroid hormone status in differentially-contaminated northern fulmar colonies from the Canadian Arctic, Svalbard and the Faroe Islands. Environment International, 52, 29–40. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2012.12.001.


Chabot-Giguère, B., Letcher, R.J. et Verreault, J. (2013). In vitro biotransformation of decabromodiphenyl ether (BDE-209) and Dechlorane Plus flame retardants : a case study of ring-billed gull breeding in a pollution hotspot in the St. Lawrence River, Canada. Environment International, 55(May 2013), 101–108. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2013.02.008.


Plourde, S.P., Moreau, R., Letcher, R.J. et Verreault, J. (2013). Is the bone tissue of ring-billed gulls breeding in a pollution hotspot in the St. Lawrence River, Canada, impacted by halogenated flame retardant exposure? Chemosphere, 93(10), 2333–2340. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.08.030.


Gentes, M.-L., Letcher, R.J., Caron-Beaudoin, E. et Verreault, J. (2012). Novel flame retardants in urban-feeding ring-billed gulls from the St. Lawrence River, Canada. Environmental science & technology, 46(17), 9735–9744. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es302099f.


Verboven, N., Verreault, J., Letcher, R.J., Gabrielsen, G.W. et Evans, N.P. (2010). Adrenocortical function of Arctic-breeding glaucous gulls in relation to persistent organic pollutants. General and comparative endocrinology, 166(1), 25–32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ygcen.2009.11.013.


Bustnes, J.O., Gabrielsen, G.W. et Verreault, J. (2010). Climate variability and temporal trends of persistent organic pollutants in the Arctic : a study of glaucous gulls. Environmental science & technology, 44(8), 3155–3161. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es9032919.


Letcher, R.J., Bustnes, J.O., Dietz, R., et al. (2010). Exposure and effects assessment of persistent organohalogen contaminants in Arctic wildlife and fish. Science of the Total Environment, 408(15), 2995–3043. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2009.10.038.


Helgason, L.B., Verreault, J., Braune, B., et al. (2010). Relationship between persistent halogenated organic contaminants and TCDD-toxic equivalents on EROD activity and retinoid and thyroid hormone status in northern fulmars. Science of the Total Environment, 408(24), 6117–6123. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2010.08.037.


Sonne, C., Verreault, J., Gabrielsen, G.W., Letcher, R.J., Leifsson, P.S. et Iburg, T. (2010). Screening of thyroid gland histology in organohalogen-contaminated glaucous gulls (Larus hyperboreus) from the Norwegian Arctic. Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry, 92(9), 1705–1713. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02772241003611920.


Verreault, J., Bustnes, J.O. et Gabrielsen, G.W. (2010). The Svalbard glaucous gull as bioindicator species in the European Arctic : insight from 35 years of contaminants research. Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 205, 77–116.


Verreault, J., Maisonneuve, F., Dietz, R., Sonne, C. et Letcher, R.J. (2009). Comparative hepatic activity of xenobiotic-metabolizing enzymes and concentrations of organohalogens and their hydroxylated analogues in captive Greenland sledge dogs (Canis familiaris). Environmental toxicology and chemistry, 28(1), 162–172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1897/08-176.1.


Verreault, J., Letcher, R.J., Sonne, C. et Dietz, R. (2009). Dietary, age and trans-generational effects on the fate of organohalogen contaminants in captive sledge dogs in Greenland. Environment International, 35(1), 56–62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2008.07.022.


Verboven, N., Verreault, J., Letcher, R.J., Gabrielsen, G.W. et Evans, N.P. (2009). Differential investment in eggs by Arctic-breeding glaucous gulls (Larus hyperboreus) exposed to persistent organic pollutants. The Auk, 126(1), 123–133. http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/auk.2009.08039.


Verreault, J., Letcher, R.J., Sonne, C. et Dietz, R. (2009). In vitro metabolism of polychlorinated biphenyls and cytochrome P450 monooxygenase activities in dietary-exposed Greenland sledge dogs. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Pt.C, Toxicology and pharmacology, 150(1), 91–100. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpc.2009.03.004.


Verboven, N., Verreault, J., Letcher, R.J., Gabrielsen, G.W. et Evans, N.P. (2009). Nest temperature and parental behaviour of Arctic-breeding glaucous gulls exposed to persistent organic pollutants. Animal Behaviour, 77(2), 411–418. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2008.10.022.


Verreault, J., Verboven, N., Gabrielsen, G.W., Letcher, R.J. et Chastel, O. (2008). Changes in prolactin in a highly organohalogen-contaminated Arctic top predator seabird, the glaucous gull. General and comparative endocrinology, 156(3), 569–576. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ygcen.2008.02.013.


Ross, M.S., Verreault, J., Letcher, R.J., Gabrielsen, G.W. et Wong, C.S. (2008). Chiral organochlorine contaminants in the blood and eggs of glaucous gulls (Larus hyperboreus) from the Norwegian Arctic. Environmental science & technology, 42(19), 7181–7186. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es8000147.


Verreault, J., Dietz, R., Sonne, C., Gebbink, W.A., Shahmiri, S. et Letcher, R.J. (2008). Comparative fate of organohalogen contaminants in two top carnivores in Greenland : captive sledge dogs and wild polar bears. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Pt.C, Toxicology and pharmacology, 147(3), 306–315. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpc.2007.11.009.


Verboven, N., Verreault, J., Letcher, R.J., Gabrielsen, G.W. et Evans, N.P. (2008). Maternally derived testosterone and 17b-estradiol in the eggs of Arctic-breeding glaucous gulls in relation to persistent organic pollutants. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Pt.C, Toxicology and pharmacology, 148(2), 143–151. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpc.2008.04.010.


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Département des sciences biologiques

Le Département des sciences biologiques de l’UQAM est l’un des départements les plus dynamiques au Canada, profitant d’un des plus haut taux de subventions de recherche. La plupart de ses chercheurs sont regroupés au sein d’équipes de recherche de pointe en écologie, santé environnementale et toxicologie, et biotechnologies.

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Département des sciences biologiques
Local SB-R860
141, Avenue du Président-Kennedy
Montréal (Québec) H2X 1Y4