Sandra L Talbot, Ph.D.

Evolutionary and population genetics of circumpolar vertebrate and plant species, conservation biology of circumpolar wildlife species.

Biography

Education

Ph.D.     1999          University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK          Biology
M.S.       1985          Brigham Young University, Salt Lake City, UT           Zoology
B.S.        1981          Brigham Young University, Provo, UT                       Range and Wildlife Management
BFA                          Fine Arts University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, Alaska

Professional Experience

1998 - Present          Research Geneticist (Wildlife), USGS, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska
1997                         Wildlife Geneticist, Self-employed contractor
1991 - 1994              Research Fellow, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska
1991 - 1994              Biological Technician, USFWS, Anchorage, Alaska
1990 - 1991              Teaching Assistant, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska
1987 - 1989              Biological Technician, USFWS, Anchorage, Alaska
1987                         Veterinary Assistant, Faith Veterinary Clinic, Eagle River, Alaska
1985 - 1986              Wildlife Biologist, USFWS, Nowitna NWR, Galena, Alaska
1984 - 1985              Research Associate, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
1981 - 1984              Teaching Assistant, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
1981 - 1984              Editorial Assistant, Raptor research Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
1978 - 1981              Research Technician, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
1974 - 1977              Morse Systems Operator, U.S. Air Force

Professional Activities and/or Memberships

Present:
Society for the Study of Evolution
Society of Molecular Biology and Evolution
Society of Systematic Biologists
The Guild of Natural Science Illustrators
The Audubon Society
Past:
The Raptor Research Foundation
The International Bear Association