Dr. Ralph Williams and Dr. Rick Foster
Previously, Teaching & Curriculum Chair and Social Chair
I would like to teach entomology at a college or university.
My PhD work is on the succession of carrion insect fauna in rural and urban environments. Blow fly species vary with habitat and some species have preferences for one habitat over another. Some species are synanthropic which means that they are ecologically associated with humans.
I've been interested in insects as far back as I can remember. I'm sure I was trying to catch insects while in my crib.
Nicrophorus americanus, the American Burying Beetle. Because it uses carrion, is big, has parental care and is endangered.
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Cross-stitch, reading, crochet, hiking, and video games.
As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner.
I would like to visit Costa Rica again, as well as to visit Japan and France.