Assistant Research Scientist
PhD in Natural Resources - Wildlife Conservation and Management, Aug 2015, School of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
MS in Natural Resources – Wildlife Conservation and Management, Dec 2009, School of Natural Resources, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
B. Tech. in Biotechnology
Bio Sci East 317
1311 E. 4th St.
Tucson, AZ 85721
Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation Biology
Interdisciplinary use of non-invasive field surveys, wildlife genetics, GIS, citizen science and outreach to study and conserve wild cat species. Completed projects on tigers, leopards & fishing cats in India, and mountain lions & bobcats in the U.S.
I have educated field personnel in wildlife data collection methods, given talks about applied research for wild cat conservation, and conducted hands-on workshops for children and adults in K-12 classrooms, zoos and institutes.
Genetics and Molecular Ecology
Geospatial Science and Modeling
Social Dimensions of Natural Resource Management
Wildlife Ecology and Management