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Heather Skeen

Research Assistant I

Integrative Research Center

Heather is a research assistant in the Zoology Department, Bird Division and the Pritzker Laboratory for Molecular Systematics and Evolution.  She is working on several different aspects of the Emerging Pathogens Project, a collaboration between the University of Chicago and The Field Museum, geared toward the study of current and emerging zoonotic diseases and zoological pathogens.  


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B.S. Zoology, Colorado State University, 2008

B.S. Biological Sciences, Colorado State University, 2008


Ecology and Evolution, Biogeography, Host-Parasite relationships