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PhD, Biology, Yale University
BA, Biology, Grinnell College
In cooperation with the National Park Service, he studies the distribution and biology of the very strange shrimp-like animals that are unique to seeps in parks in the Washington, D.C. area. A second area of interest is the distribution of hotspots of subterranean biodiversity world-wide. Finally, he is studying the fauna of superficial subterranean habitats, such as seeps, that have many of the morphological features of cave animals, such as eyelessness and loss of pigment.