Nanglu, K., many other most excellent friends & colleagues, and myself somewhere in the list. "The nature of science: the fundamental role of natural history in ecology, evolution, conservation, and education". Submitted to Biological Reviews BRV-08-2022-0245. [A collaborative piece on the importance of natural history for science and society.]

Arif, S., Massey, M. D., and MacNeil, A. Reducing Bias in Experimental Ecology Through Graphical Causal Models. Submitted to Nature Methods. [Collaborative piece using Suchinta Arif's incredible statistical skills with my passion for experimental biology.]

Massey, M. D., Fredericks, M. K., & Hutchings, J. A. Developmental plasticity facilitates enduring cross-tolerance to heat and hypoxia. In prep.

Grigg, A., Hutchings, J. A., Lowi-Merri, T., & *Massey, M. D. Morphological plastic changes induced by thermal variability in Zebrafish (Danio rerio). In prep for Journal of Fish Biology. [*Supervision of undergraduate student thesis - amazing work Annie!]

Cultivating a Healthy Cognitive Ecology. Meynell, L., Bielawski, J., Arif, S., and Massey, M. [A philosophy of science paper describing the benefits of cognitive diversity in STEM - in progress.]


Published or in Press

13. Massey, M. D., Fredericks, M. K., Malloy, D., Arif, S., and Hutchings, J. A. Differential reproductive plasticity under thermal variability in a freshwater fish (Danio rerio). Accepted in Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

12. Massey, M., Arif, S., Embuldeniya, S., Nanglu, K., and Bielawski, J. 2022. 10 Simple Rules for Succeeding as an Underrepresented STEM Undergraduate. PLoS Comput Biol 18(6): e1010101. [Read here!]

11. Arif, S. & Massey, M. D. 2022. Perspectives on Teaching from Early-Career Scientists: Graduate Students as Teachers. Journal of College Science Teaching. 51(4): 15-20. [Read here].

10. Arif, S., Massey, M.D., Klinard, N., Charbonneau, J., Jabre, L., Gaitor, D., Martins, A., Kirton, R., & Nanglu, K. 2021. 10 Simple Rules for Supporting Underrepresented Students. PLoS Comput Biol 17(9): e1009313. [Read here!]

9. Massey, M. D., Arif, S., Albury, C., Cluney, V. 2021. Ecology and evolutionary biology must elevate BIPOC scholars. Ecology Letters, 24: 913-919. [PDF]

8. Terebiznik, M., Moldowan, P. D., Leivesley, J. A., Massey, M. D., Lacroix, C., Connoy, J., Rollinson, R. 2020. Hatchling turtles ingest natural and artifical incubation substrates at high frequency. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology, 74:130. [Link]

7. Massey, M. D., & Hutchings, J. A. 2020. Thermal variability during ectotherm incubation: a review and synthesis. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A. 335(1):59-71. [Read here].

6. Taylor, E., Diele-Viegas, L. M., Gangloff, E., Hall, J., Halpern, B., Massey, M. D., Rödder, D., Rollinson, N., Spears, S., Sun, B.-J., Telemeco, R. The Thermal Ecology and Physiology of Reptiles and Amphibians: A User’s Guide. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A, 2020: 1-32. [PDF]

5. Rollinson, N., Massey, M. D., Meron, M. 2019. A low-cost, efficient, and precise technique to quantify key life cycle events in nests of oviparous reptiles.  Journal of Herpetology, 53(4): 302-309. [PDF]

4. Massey, M. D., Congdon, J.D., Rollinson, N. 2019. First evidence of metabolic heating in a freshwater turtle, the snapping turtle. Chelonian Conservation and Biology, 18(2): 145-152. [PDF]

3. Rouleau, C.*, Massey, M. D. *, Rollinson, N. 2019. Temperature does not affect hatch timing in snapping turtles (Chelydra serpentina). In press. Journal of Herpetology. [PDF]
Author contribution was equal 

2. Massey, M. D., Holt, S., Brooks, R. J., Rollinson, N. 2019. Measurement and modelling of primary sex ratios for species with temperature-dependent sex determination. Journal of Experimental Biology, jeb.190215. [PDF]

1. Rollinson N., Holt S., Massey, M. D., Holt R.C., Nancekivell E.G., Brooks R.J. 2018. A new method of estimating thermal performance of embryonic development rate yields accurate prediction of embryonic age in wild reptile nests. Journal of Thermal Biology, 74: 187-194. [PDF]


Service as a Reviewer

Canadian Journal of Zoology

Biological Journal of the Linnean Society

Integrative Zoology


Chelonian Conservation and Biology


Journal of Comparative Physiology B