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Curt Elderkin

Associate Professor

 Phone: (609) 771-2819


Office: Biology Building 241

Lab: Biology Building 249, x2874

Current Courses

  • Themes in Biology
  • Ecology and Field Biology
  • Evolution
  • Conservation Genetics

Research Interest

  • Population and conservation genetics of freshwater mussels
  • Evolutionary ecology of freshwater invertebrates
  • Quantitative genetics of environmental stresses
  • Population biology, ecology, and physiology of invasive species

Degrees Earned

  • B.S. – Indiana University, Biology; 1993
  • M.S. – Western Illinois University, Biology; 1997
  • Ph.D. – University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Environmental and Evolutionary Biology; 2001