People

<p>CTR members present for photo, top left to right: Chris Anderson, Alex Kirschel, Eduardo Mendoza Ramirez, Edward Mitchard, Wolfgang Buermann, Paul Bunge, Akane Nishimura, Jean Savage, Sallie Chin, Tom Dietsch, Zac Cheviron, Ryan Harrigan, Ana Paula Giorgi, Emily Curd, Tyffany Chen, Kevin Njabo, Adam Freedman, Stephanie Steele, Princess Gilbert, Cully Nordby, John Pollinger, Alison Hamilton, Hilton Oyamaguchi,, Tom Smith, Allison Alvarado, Erin Toffelmier, Jaime Chaves, Pamela Thompson, Renata Durães, Jordan Karubian, Raul Sedano</p>

CTR members present for photo, top left to right: Chris Anderson, Alex Kirschel, Eduardo Mendoza Ramirez, Edward Mitchard, Wolfgang Buermann, Paul Bunge, Akane Nishimura, Jean Savage, Sallie Chin, Tom Dietsch, Zac Cheviron, Ryan Harrigan, Ana Paula Giorgi, Emily Curd, Tyffany Chen, Kevin Njabo, Adam Freedman, Stephanie Steele, Princess Gilbert, Cully Nordby, John Pollinger, Alison Hamilton, Hilton Oyamaguchi,, Tom Smith, Allison Alvarado, Erin Toffelmier, Jaime Chaves, Pamela Thompson, Renata Durães, Jordan Karubian, Raul Sedano

Directors

Thomas B. Smith

​Director and Professor Center for Tropical Research and Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 206-4712

Fax: (310) 825-5446

Associate Directors

Jordan Karubian

Associate Researcher and Latin America Director Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 206-6234

Tulane Lab

Kevin Njabo

Africa Director and Assistant Adjunct Professor Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 267-5132

Senior Researchers

Brenda Larison

Assistant Researcher UCLA Center for Tropical Research & Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 206-6599

Kristen Ruegg

Assistant Adjunct Professor UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Researchers

Trevon Fuller

Assistant Researcher UCLA Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 206-6234

Ryan Harrigan

Assistant Adjunct Professor Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (203) 804-9505

Affiliated Faculty

Mike Alfaro

Associate Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 794-5019

Website

Walter Allen

Distinguished Professor Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

Tel: (310) 206-7107

GSEIS Profile

Paul Barber

Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 794-5349

Personal Website

H. Clark Barrett

Professor Department of Anthropology

Tel: (310) 267-4260

UCLA Anthropology Profile

Daniel Blumstein

Chair and Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 267-4746

Fax: (310) 206-3987

Personal Website

Judith A. Carney

Professor Department of Geography

Tel: (310) 825-1216

Fax: (310) 206-5976

Personal Website

Martin Cody

Professor Emeritus Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-1327

EEB Profile

John D. Clemens

Professor Fielding School of Public Health

Tel: (310) 825-5112

Fax: (310) 206-6039

Fielding School of Public Health Profile

J.R. DeShazo

Professor and Director Department of Public Policy, Luskin Center for Innovation

Tel: (310) 593-1198

Fax: (310) 206-0337

Personal Website

Daniela Cusack

Assistant Professor Geography

Tel: (310) 206-5536

Geography Profile

Arthur Gibson

Professor Emeritus Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-8062

EEB Profile

Hilary Godwin

Professor Department of Environmental Health Sciences

Tel: (310) 794-9112

Personal Website

Thomas Gillespie

Professor Department of Geography

Tel: (310) 825-1818

Fax: (310) 206-5976

Personal Website

Malcolm S. Gordon

Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-4579

Fax: (310) 206-3987

Personal Website

Patricia Gowaty

Distinguished Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 206-2186

Personal Website

Alan Grinnell

Brain Research Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, Integrative Biology and Physiology

Tel: (310) 825-4468

BRI Profile Page

William M. Hamner

Professor Emeritus Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-9302

Personal Website

Henry Hespenheide

Professor Emeritus Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-3170

Fax: (310) 206-3987

EEB Profile

Susanna Hecht

Professor Department of Urban Planning, School of Public Affairs

Tel: (310) 779-5654

Fax: (310) 206-5566

Personal Website

Ann M. Hirsch

Professor Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology

Tel: (310) 206-8673

Fax: (310) 206-5413

MCDB Profile

Greg Grether

Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 794-9769

Website

Steve Hubbell

Distinguished Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

David Keller Jacobs

Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 206-7885

Website

Jamie Lloyd-Smith

Assistant Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Carl Maida

Adjunct Professor School of Dentistry

Tel: (310) 206-3029

Kenneth Nagy

Professor Emeritus Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-8771

Fax: (310) 206-3987

EEB Profile

Peter Narins

Professor David Geffen School of Medicine, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Integrative Biology & Physiology

Tel: (310) 825-0265

School of Medicine Profile

Peter Nonacs

Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 206-7332

Fax: (310) 206-3987

EEB Profile

Gregory S. Okin

Professor Department of Geography

Tel: (310) 206-5976

Personal Website

Jessica Lynch Alfaro

Institute for Society and Genetics

Glen M. MacDonald

WRG Faculty Director, John Muir Memorial Chair in Geography, and Distinguished Professor Department of Geography, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-1071

Personal Website

Susan Perry

Professor Department of Anthropology

Antony Orme

Professor Emeritus Department of Geography

Tel: (310) 825-1516

Personal Website

Stephanie Pincetl

Director and Professor-in-Residence California Center for Sustainable Communities at UCLA

Tel: 310-825-2434

Personal Website

Anne Rimoin Ph.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor Department of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health

Tel: (310) 825-2096

Fax: (310) 206-6039

Website

Philip W. Rundel

Distinguished Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-4072

Personal Website

Michael Ross

Director of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies and Professor Department of Political Science and International Institute

Tel: (310) 267-5409

Fax: (310) 825-0778

Personal Website

H. Bradley Shaffer

UCLA La Kretz Center Director and Distinguished Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UCLA La Kretz Center for California Conservation Science

Tel: (310) 825-3836

Personal Website

Barnett Schlinger

Professor Integrative Biology and Physiology

Tel: (310) 825-5716

Website

Marc A. Suchard M.D., Ph.D.

Professor Biomathematics, Biostatistics, David Geffen School of Medicine

Tel: (310) 825-7442

Fax: (310) 825-8685

School of Medicine Profile Page

Victoria L. Sork

Life Sciences Division Dean and Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-7755

Fax: (310) 206-0484

Personal Website

Marilyn N. Raphael

Professor Department of Geography

Tel: (310) 206-4590

Personal Website

Charles Taylor

Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-6850

Fax: (310) 206-3987

EEB Profile

Allen F. Roberts

Professor World Arts and Cultures, International Institute

Kristen Ruegg

Assistant Adjunct Professor UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Blaire Van Valkenburgh

Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 794-9398

Personal Website

Richard R. Vance

Professor Emeritus Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-2685

Personal Website

Lawren Sack

Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-6525

Website

Eric Savitsky

Founder & Executive Director Center for International Emergency Medicine

Tel: (310) 794-3086

CIM Profile

Hartmut Walter

Department of Geography

Tel: (310) 825-1071

Geography Profile

Robert Wayne

Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-5014

Fax: (310) 206-3987

Personal Website

Yongkang Xue

Professor Department of Geography, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

Tel: (310) 825-1122

Personal Website

Thomas Wake

Senior Museum Scientist and Director, Zooarchaeology Lab UCLA Cotsen Institute of Archaeology

Tel: (310) 206-1782

Website

Graduate Students

Vanessa Apkenas

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 267-4460

EEB Profile

Shiferaw Assefa

Graduate Student History

Luke Bloch

Graduate Student

Samantha Cheng

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 794-5511

EEB Profile

Emily E. Curd

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 267-4460

Mobile: (413) 204-9829

EEB Profile

Chris Creese

Graduate Student & PhD Candidate Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 206-2887

Geoffrey Andrew Fricker

Graduate Student Department of Geography

Princess S. Gilbert

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 206-2240

EEB Profile

Allison Fritts-Penniman

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (607) 342-2048

Website

Rachel Johnston

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-5014

EEB Profile

Erica Jones

Graduate Student Department of Art History

Tel: (215) 498-3033

Ellen Kersten

Graduate Student UC Berkeley Dept. of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management

Katherine Mertes

PhD Candidate Yale University Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (203) 432-1597

Yale Profile

Akane Nishimura

Ph.D. Candidate Laboratory of Dr. Philip Rundel, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology & Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 825-8777

Sergio Nigenda Morales

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 825-5014

EEB Profile

Chelsea Robinson

Graduate Student Department of Geography

Stephanie Steele

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 794-1431

EEB Profile

Madeline Tiee

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 267-4460

EEB Profile

Erin Toffelmier

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Shaffer Lab

Tel: (310) 267-4460

Shaffer Lab Profile

Camille Yabut

Graduate Student Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Setal Prabhu

Graduate Student Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Alumni

Research Associates

Anthony Chasar

Research Associate Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 206-6234

International Research Associates

Bertin Akpatou

International Research Associate; Adjunct Coordinator Center for Tropical Research, Centre Suisse de Recherches Scintifiques en Côte d'Ivoire

Tel: +225 23 47 27 90

Fax: +225 23 47 12 11

CSRS Profile

Luis Carrasco

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research

Tanga Mbi Chrysantus

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research Research Foundation in Tropical Diseases and Environment-Buea

Jean Bernard Dongmo

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research University of Yaounde I / BirdLife International

Tel: 237 77 43 00 31

Francis Alemanji Forzi

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research

Tel: 237 7795 63 38

Juan Freile

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research

Adriana Garmendia

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research Ecology of Fragmented Landscapes Laboratory

Legrand Nono Gonwouo

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research Cameroon Biodiversity Conservation Society

Tel: + 237 99 61 84 50

Dennis Anye Ndeh

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research Institute of Agricultural Research for Development (IRAD), Nkolbisson Environment and Forestry Program: Biodiversity Unit

Gabin Nzamba

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research Ministère des Eaux et Forêts, Gabon

Adán Oliveras de Ita

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research Laboratorio de Ecología Genética y Evolución Molecular, Universidad Nacional Autonóma de México (UNAM)

Tatiana Santander

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research Aves y Conservación (BirdLife Ecuador)

Jean Michel Takuo

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research

Tel: +237 71517900

Jamie Guerra

International Research Associate Center for Tropical Research, Universidad San Francisco de Quito

Senior Research Fellows

Eric Abelson

Stanford University

Arkhat Abzhanov

Harvard University

Douglas E. Alsdorf

Ohio State University

Allison Alvarado

Senior Research Fellow UCLA Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology & Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 267-4460

Website

Eric Anderson

University of California, Santa Cruz and Southwest Fisheries Science Center

Nicola Anthony

University of New Orleans

Salvi Asefi-Najafabady

Arizona State University

Philippe Auzel

McGill University, Quebec, Canada & Quebec Centre for Biodiversity Science

Carol Baird

University of California, Berkeley & Cal Alive!

Frank Bayliss

San Francisco State University

Steven Beissinger

University of California, Berkeley

Rayna Bell

UC Berkeley

Elena Berg

Assistant Professor Department of Computer Science, Math, & Science, American University of Paris

Tel: +33 7 82 48 13 04

Website

Louis Bernatchez

Université Laval, Quebec, Canada

Timothy Bonebrake

University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Eddy Bongwele Is'Akaala

Agronomic Engineer Satellite Observatory of Central African Forests (OSFAC)

Camille Bonneaud

Lecturer University of Exeter, UK

Tel: +44 (0)1326 255063

Website

Rauri Bowie

University of California, Berkeley

Tel: (510) 643 1617

Fax: (510) 643-8238

Bowie Lab

Jeffrey Brawn

Professor and Head Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Tel: 217-244-5937

Fax: 217-244-2521

Jeffrey Brawn Laboratory

Thomas Brooks

Head Science and Knowledge Unit, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

Michael Bruford PhD

Professor / Research Division Leader (Organisms and Environment) / Royal Society Wolfson Merit Award Researcher Cardiff University, Wales, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)29 208 74312

Fax: +44 (0)29 208 74116

Cardiff Profile

Wolfgang Buermann

Associate Professor School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds, UK

Tel: +44(0) 113 34 34958

University of Leeds Profile

Paul Bunje

Senior Director, Oceans XPRIZE Foundation

Ryan Calsbeek

Dartmouth College

Tel: (603) 646-9917

Lab Website

Scott Carroll

University of California, Davis & Institute for Contemporary Evolution, Davis, California

Tel: (530) 297-6080

Personal Website

Gabriela Castañeda

Jaime A. Chaves

Professor Universidad San Francisco De Quito

Tel: (+593 2) 297-1700

Website

Kuei-Chiu Chen PhD

Senior Lecturer Biology, Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar

Tel: (+974) 4492 8214

Cornell Profile

Zac Cheviron

Assistant Professor University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Tel: (217) 244-2787

Website

Céline Clabaut

Lab Manager Hoekstra Lab, Harvard University Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Sonya Clegg PhD

Lecturer Griffith School of Environment, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Australia

Edward F. Connor

San Francisco State University

Tel: (415) 338-6997

Fax: (415) 405-0306

Personal Website

Anton J. Cornel PhD

Associate Entomologist University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Peter Daszak

President EcoHealth Alliance

Erick De la Barrera

Antonio Madero Visiting Scholar Harvard University David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies and Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

David F. DeSante PhD

Comptroller and President The Institute for Bird Populations

Katy Semple Delaney

Ecologist National Park Service

Tel: (805) 370-2386

Website

Thomas Dietsch

Migratory Bird Biologist Carlsbad Fish and Wildlife Office

Tel: (760) 431-9440 Ext. 214

Website

Caroline Dingle

Research Assistant Professor University of Hong Kong

Renata Durães Ribeiro Ph.D

Adjunct Professor, AAUW Post-doctoral Fellow Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Tulane University

Tel: (504) 247-1544

Fax: (504) 862-8706

Personal Website

Roger Fotso

Wildlife Conservation Society, Cameroon

Adam Freedman

Postdoctoral Fellow Harvard University Department of Organismic Evolutionary Biology & Dept. of Biology

Leonida Fusani

University of Ferrara, Italy

Tel: 0532 455478

Fax: 0532455478

University of Ferrara Website

Rosemary Gillespie

Professor University of California, Berkeley, Dept. of Environmental Science

Ana Paula Giorgi Ph.D

Research Coordinator Earthwatch Institute Brazil Office

Derek J. Girman

Department of Biology, Sonoma State University

Tel: (707) 664-3055

Fax: (707) 664-3012

Personal Website

Madelyn Glickfeld

Assistant Director for Outreach and Strategic Initiatives and UCLA Water Resources Group Director Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Tel: (310) 962-6120

IoES Profile

Mary Katherine Gonder PhD

Associate Professor Department of Biology, Drexel University

Tel: 215.571.4638

Drexel Profile

Benoît Goossens Goossens

Director Danau Girang Field Centre and Cardiff University, Wales

Tel: +60 (0) 128364005

Cardiff University Profile

Leryn Gorlitsky

Researcher University of Massachusetts Amherst

Catherine Graham

Associate Professor State University of New York at Stony Brook

Tel: (631) 632-1962

Fax: (631) 632-7626

Lab Website

Antonio Guillén Servent

Investigador Titular A Instituto de Ecología, A. C., México

Tel: (228) 842-18-00 Ext. 4126

Fax: (228) 842-18-00 Ext. 4102

Alison M. Hamilton

Peter Buck Postdoctoral Fellow Smithsonian Institution

Alexander (Sandy) H. Harcourt

Professor Emeritus UC Davis Department of Anthropology, Ecology Graduate Group

Tel: (530) 756-1364

Fax: (530) 297-7363

UC Davis Profile

Evon Hekkala PhD

Department of Biological Sciences, Fordham University

Tel: (718) 817-3640

Fax: (718) 817-3645

Fordham University Profile

Gregor Hodgson

Reef Check Foundation

Faith Inman-Narahari

University of Hawai'i Mānoa

Tel: (808) 969-8260

Fax: (808) 981-5211

University of Hawai'i Profile

Darren Irwin

University of British Columbia, Department of Zoology

Piotr G. Jablonski

Professor School of Biological Sciences, Seoul National University, Korea

Tel: +82 10 3239 1959

Website

Hugh Jones

Clinical Associate Professor University of Western Australia

Tel: +61 8 9346 1270

Fax: +61 8 9346 2912

University of Western Australia Profile

Frank Joyce Ph.D.

Program Director of Tropical Biology and Conservation Program in Costa Rica, Instructor of "Tropical Community Ecology" and "Special Studies in Biology" University of California Education Abroad Program

Tel: (506) 2645-5545

UCEAP Costa Rica Program

Blaise Kadjo

Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques, Côte D'Ivoire

Kristine Kaiser

Postdoctoral Fellow Department of Biology, University of California, Riverside

Tel: (951) 827-5929

Lab Profile

Karen Kapheim PhD

Assistant Professor Utah State University

Tel: (435) 797-0685

Lab Website

J. Patrick Kelley PhD

University of British Columbia

Margaret Kinnaird

Executive Director Mpala Research Centre, Kenya

Alexander Kirschel

Lecturer Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cyprus

Tel: 22 892660

Fax: 22 892881

University of Cyprus Website

Michael H. Kohn

Associate Professor Rice University

Tel: (713) 348-3779

Lab Website

William F. Laurance PhD

Distinguished Research Professor James Cook University, Australia

Tel: +61 07 40421819

Lab Website

Gretchen LeBuhn

Professor San Francisco State University

Tel: (415) 405-0729

SFSU Profile

Johnathan Levine

Professor Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zürich, Switzerland

Tel: +41 44 632 63 01

Teaching Profile

Alison Lipman

Lecturer and President/Co-Founder UCLA Department of Ecology and Evolution and SELVA International

Claire Loiseau

UCLA Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 206-6234

Irby Lovette

Professor Cornell University

Tel: (607) 254-2140

Lovette Lab

Jenella Loye

Carroll-Loye Biological Research Consulting

Yadvinder Malhi

Professor of Ecosystem Science Oxford University, UK

Tel: +44 (0)1865 285188

Oxford University Profile

Erin Marnocha

Program Coordinator University of California Natural Reserve System

Peter Marra

Head of Migratory Bird Center Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, Washington, D.C.

Michael McColm

Nature & Culture International

John McCormack

Occidental College

Tel: (323) 259-1352

Lab Website

Duncan McNiven

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)

Eduardo Mendoza Ramírez

Postdoctoral Scholar CIECO-UNAM, Campus Morelia Centro de Investigaciones en Ecosistemas

Tel: (443) 322-2706

Website

Victoria Meyer

Research Scholar National Aeronautics and Space Association (NASA) Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Christiane I. Meyer Healey PhD

Lecturer University of Massachusetts Amherst, Biology Department

Tel: 413-577-3348

UMassAmherst Profile

Borja Milá

Research Scientist Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales - CSIC Biodiversidad y Biologia Evolutiva

Tel: +34 914111328 x1285

Fax: +34 915645078

Website

Edward Mitchard

University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Tel: +44 (0)131 650 6708

Mobile: +44 (0)7850 861130

University of Edinburgh Profile

Matthew W. Mitchell

Postdoctoral Fellow Drexel University

Corrie Moreau

The Field Museum

Craig Moritz

Australian National University

Tel: +61 2 6125 5651

Lab Website

Ranjan Muthukrishnan

Postdoctoral Scholar University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Dept. of Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology

J. Cully Nordby

Academic Director Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Tel: (310) 267-5607

IoES Profile

John Novembre

Associate Professor University of Chicago

Fax: 773.834.0505

Lab Website

Tim G. O'Brien

Wildlife Conservation Society Conservation Support

Matthew Orr

Assistant Professor Biology Department, Oregon State University Cascades

Tel: 541-322-3141

OSU Cascades Profile

Sonal Pandya-Dalal

Director, Business & Sustainability Council Conservation International

Bikash Ranjan Parida

Assistant Professor Department of Civil Engineering, Shiv Nadar University

V. Thomas Parker

Professor San Francisco State University

Tel: (415) 338-2375

Fax: (415) 338-2295

SFSU Profile

James L. Patton

Emeritus UC Berkeley, Department of Integrative Biology

Tel: (510) 642-3567

Fax: (510) 643-8238

UC Berkeley Profile

Debra Pires

Instructional Consultant and Academic Administrator, Department of Life Sciences Core Education UCLA Center for Education Innovation in Life Sciences

Tel: (310) 825-0376

UCLA CEILS Staff Listing

John Pollinger

Project Scientist at Center for Tropical Research and Director of the Conservation Genetics Resource Center UCLA Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 948-7911

Mobile: (310) 206-3987

Website

John Poulsen

Assistant Professor of Tropical Ecology Duke University

Tel: (919) 668-4060

Fax: (919) 684-8741

Lab Website

Shauna Price

Postdoctoral Scholar George Washington University, Department of Biological Sciences

Mark Reynolds

Lead Scientist, Migratory Birds Initiative The Nature Conservancy

David Romo

Universidad San Francisco de Quito

Tel: (+593 2) 297-1700, ext. 1439

Universidad San Francisco de Quito Staff Page

Sassan Saatchi

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Tel: 818-354-1051

Fax: 818-393-5184

CARBON Website

Walter H. Sakai

Life Sciences Dept., Santa Monica College

Tel: 310.434.4702

Fax: 310.434.3624

Homepage

Sharlene Santana

Assistant Professor and Curator of Mammals, Burke Museum University of Washington Department of Biology

Eduardo Santana Castellón

Universidad de Guadalajara-CUCSUR, Mexico

Raul Sedano

Zoology (Ornithology) Faculty Universidad del Valle (Univalle), Colombia

Tel: (818) 836-4762

Website

Nathalie Seddon

Director Biodiversity Institute; Royal Society University Research Fellow, Associate Professor University of Oxford Department of Zoology

Tel: nathalie.seddon@zoo.ox.ac.uk

University of Oxford Profile Page

Ravinder Sehgal

Associate Professor San Francisco State University, Department of Biology

Tel: (415) 405-0329

Fax: (415) 338-2295

Website

Irem Sepil

Postdoctoral Researcher Edward Grey Institute, University of Oxford

H. Brad Shaffer PhD

Professor UCLA Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: 310-825-3836

Lab Website

Rasoul Sharifi

UCLA Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Jennifer Sheridan

Postdoctoral Fellow North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Tel: 858-534-2375

Miles Silman

Professor of Biology and Ranlet and Frank Bell Jr. Faculty Fellow Wake Forest University

Whendee Silver PhD

Professor and Rudy Grah Chair UC Berkeley College of Natural Resources

Tel: 510-643-3074

Fax: 510-643-5098

UC Berkeley Profile

Hans Slabbekoorn

Assistant Professor Leiden University, The Netherlands

Tel: + 31 71 527 5049

Fax: +31 (0)71-527 4900

Leiden University Profile

Greg Spicer

Professor of Biology and Faculty Director, Conservation Genetics Laboratory San Francisco State University Department of Biology

Tel: (415) 338-6756

Website

Kathryn E. Stoner

Texas A&M University - Kingsville

Kelly Swing PhD

Director & Lecturer Boston University

Corey E. Tarwater PhD

Assistant Professor University of Wyoming Dept. of Zoology and Physiology and Biodiversity Institute

Zachary Tchoundjeu

Regional Coordinator for West and Central Africa World Agroforestry Centre

Henri Thomassen PhD

University of Tübingen, Germany

Tel: +49 7071 29 76947

Website

Joseph Tobias PhD

Senior Lecturer in Biodiversity Imperial College London

Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 1059

The Biodiversity Group

Gediminas Valkiūnas

Chief Researcher Nature Research Centre, Malaria Research Coordination Network

Richard Van Buskirk PhD

Pacific University Oregon

Tel: (503) 352-2251

Pacific University Profile

Benjamin C. Wang

UCLA Organismic Biology, Ecology and Evolution

Samuel Wanji

Research Foundation in Tropical Diseases and Environment, Buea, Cameroon

Paula A. White

Director Zambia Lion Project

Kenneth Whitney

Associate Professor University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Tel: (505) 277-4408

Fax: (505) 277-0304

UNM Profile

Nathan Wolfe

Visiting Professor in Human Biology Stanford University, Metabiota & Global Viral

Xiangming Xiao PhD

Professor University of Oklahoma

Tel: (405) 325-8941

Fax: (405) 325-3442

University of Oklahoma Profile

Nadia de Moraes-Barros PhD

International Union for Conservation of Nature Species Survival Commission

Tel: (351) 252660411

IUCN / SSC Website Profile

Ilonka von Lippke PhD

UCLA Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Tel: (310) 206-6599

Grether Lab Profile

Administration

Christa Gomez

Administrator Center for Tropical Research

Tel: (310) 206-6234

Fax: (310) 825-5446

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Center for Tropical Research | UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
La Kretz Hall, Suite 300 | 619 Charles E. Young Dr. East | Los Angeles, CA 90095-1496

The Center for Tropical Research, located on the third floor of La Kretz Hall, is part of the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability at the University of California, Los Angeles. For general inquiries, contact Christa Gomez, CTR Office Manager, at (310) 206-6234, or by email at cgomez@lifesci.ucla.edu. Visitors are always welcome.

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