Title: Further Studies Coordinator, Herpetologist
|Activities||Curator of Amphibians and Reptiles; Herpetologist; Lord of the Dance.
|| Research Interests: Using molecular markers to elucidate patterns of gene flow and historical biogeography; Ecology and Life History of the eastern massasauga rattlesnake (Sistrurus catenatus catenatus); Ecology, behavior, and evolution of pond breeding salamanders.
Classes Taught: Herpetology & Diversity of Lower Vertebrates
Outreach Activities: Seminars and presentations featuring amphibians and reptiles for K-12 classrooms and adult groups.
|Herpetologists' League, American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, Sigma Xi, Illinois State Academy of Science|
| A list of publications can be found by clicking on the following link:
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| Affiliate Associate Professor, Department of Animal Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Affiliate Associate Professor, Department of Natural Resources and
Environmental Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Affiliate Associate Professor, Department of Animal Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
| American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Board of Governors Class of 2007, Class of 2012
Herpetological Review, Associate Editor 2005 - 2009
|Education||PhD, Population Biology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1989|
BS, Environmental Biology, Eastern Illinois University, 1983