I am a recent master's graduate with a background in marine and molecular related research. My past academic experience has been in systematics, marine biology, molecular ecology, marine ecology, evolution, phylogenetics and invertebrate zoology. During my master's program, I was in charge of many college-level laboratory classes and have learned to effectively relate and teach science to students. I believe at this time in science, there needs to be a shift to just knowing "facts" to applyin... [more]
My Master's program and my research experience at the Natural History Museum in Los Angeles was in inveterate zoology and genetics. I was studying the evolutionary relationships of marine organisms using both morphological and molecular data. My Master's program lasted 3.5 years and I have been the the museum since early 2012. In addition I have taken multiple classes on both of these subjects.