university of north texas - department of biological sciences - institute of applied sciences

 

Jeff A. Johnson
 

Associate Professor

Dept. of Biological Sciences

Institute of Applied Sciences

 

Tel: 940.369.8071

jajohnson (AT) unt.edu

C.V.

 

 

   
Amy Eddins
 

Graduate Student, PhD (start Fall '15)

Research focus: conservation genomics

Environmental Sciences

 

Amy.Eddins (AT) unt.edu

 

 

Amy is researching the utility of single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) data generated from next generation sequencing methods compared to traditional microsatellite and target sequencing for population genetic and phylogenetic inferences.
   
Pradeep Khanal
 

Graduate Student, PhD (start Fall '15)

Research focus: conservation biology

Environmental Sciences

 

PradeepKhanal (AT) my.unt.edu

 

 

Pradeep's research is focused on landscape genetics of Northern Bobwhites in Texas. He is also identifying predators of quail using camera trap methods. Before joining UNT, Pradeep was involved in conservation and research of terrestrial and aquatic endangered species such as tiger, greater one-horned rhinoceros, Asiatic wild elephant, Ganges river dolphin, and Gharial crocodile in South Asia for about twelve years through World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) and other NGOs.

see the UNT Quail website for further information

co-advised with Dr. Kelly Reyna

   
Alex Stock
 

Graduate Student (start Fall '15)

Research focus: conservation genetics

Biological Sciences

 

AlexandraStock (AT) my.unt.edu

 

 

Alex is working on Aplomado Falcon population genetics in collaboration with The Peregrine Fund.
   
Lab Alumni:  
Graduate students:  
Sarah Schulwitz Obtained MS May 2012 and PhD in 2016. Currently working for The Peregrine Fund, Boise, Idaho
Stephanie Galla Obtained MS May 2013. Currently a PhD student at University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
Susan Hammerly Obtained PhD Aug 2014. Currently Assistant Professor in Biology at University of St. Joseph, Connecticut
Undergraduate students:  
Taylor Allison Undergraduate Researcher -- Graduated with BS May 2011 (now in Dental School)
Jaclyn Rosenwinkle Undergraduate Researcher -- Graduated with BS May 2011
Jessica Fowler Undergraduate Researcher -- Graduated with BS Dec 2010 (now at Arkansas State Univ with Dr. Virginie Rolland)
Nicole Harris Undergraduate Researcher -- Graduated with BS May 2010
Ryan Williams Undergraduate Researcher, McNair Scholar -- Graduated with BS May 2012
Jana Wold Undergraduate Researcher, HMMI Scholar -- Graduated with BS May 2012 (now at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand)
David De La Cerda Undergraduate Researcher, HMMI Scholar -- Graduated with BS August 2013 (now at Washington University)
Alysha Jaballa Undergraduate Researcher -- Graduated with BS in May 2015
   

 

last updated 03 Nov 2016