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Susan Longest

Assistant Professor of Biology

Contact Information

Wubben Hall and Science Center 211K

970.248.1554

slongest@coloradomesa.edu

Education

PhD, University of Chicago

MS, University of Chicago

BS, Cornell University

Biography

Susan Longest, PhD, received her Bachelor of Science in Biology, with a concentration in neurobiology and behavior, from Cornell University in 2003 and her PhD in Evolutionary Biology from the University of Chicago in 2009. She completed a postdoctoral research position at Tulane University from 2010-2011. Her specialty is animal social behavior. She teaches classes in animal biology and social behavior. Her other research interests include the impacts of climate change on animal behavior and migration, hormonal correlates of dominance and population genetics and conservation.