Contact Info

karen.bobier25@uga.edu
Office:
C328 Davison Life Sciences

3rd Year PhD Candidate

Co-Advised by John Wares and Bud Freeman

B.S. Marine Biology (2013) - University of California Santa Cruz

Research Interests

  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Species Conservation
  • Genomics
  • Fisheries
  • Bioinformatics

Awards and Funding

  • Robin Hightower Genetics Graduate Support Fund, 2017
  • Travel Stipend Society for the Study of Evolution, 2016
  • NIH T32 Genetics Training Grant, 2016
  • Robin Hightower Genetics Graduate Support Fund, 2016
  • NSF Graduate Research Fellowship (Honorable Mention), 2016
  • Scholar of Excellence Assistantship – University of Georgia, 2015

Courses Taught

  • Gene 3200 - Genetics, Fall 2017, Spring 2018
Research Areas:
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Peer Reviewed

Correa, S.B.,  J. K. Arujo, J. Penha, C. N. da Cunha, K. E. Bobier, J. T. Anderson. Stability and generalization in seed dispersal networks: a case study of frugivorous fish in Neotropical wetlands. Proc. R. Soc. B 2016 283 20161267; DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.1267. Published 31 August 2016

Reports

B. Freeman, K. Bobier, K. Petersen, J. Wares. Status of Nothonotus darters in the Lower Etowah River and Raccoon Creek. 2016

Robbins, K., K. Bobier, D. Hubacker. Petaluma Watershed Steelhead Monitoring Report: 2014/2015 Spawning Surveys. 2015.

Morrison, A., K. Bobier, B. Keimel. Petaluma Watershed Steelhead Monitoring Report: 2013-2014 Spawning Surveys. 2014.