The University of Arizona

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Alex Erwin

JD-PhD student
JD (in progress), expected 2018, James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
PhD (in progress) in Genetics GIDP, entered 2013, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
BS in Biology and Biochemistry, 2013, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA
Office Location: 
ENR2, N290 DD3
Mailing Address: 
1064 E. Lowell St.
Tucson, AZ 85721
Program: 
Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation Biology
Research: 
I am using genomic techniques to study the evolutionary history of black-tailed prairie dogs, the effects of sport hunting on pumas, and other smaller projects. I am also concurrently a JD student interested in the legal aspects of conservation.
Teaching: 
I designed and co-taught a course: Conservation Genetics Lab (WFSC 430L/530L).
Research Topics: 
Conservation Biology
Genetics and Molecular Ecology
Social Dimensions of Natural Resource Management
Wildlife Ecology and Management