Current Graduate Students
Elizabeth Hall recently completed her MS degree at Purdue University in 2015. She is continuing to the PhD program to further her research on human and nonhuman primate health in West and Central Africa.
Savannah Schulze is a current PhD student whose research focuses on exploring the complex interactions between gorillas and humans sharing edge habitats in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda.
Previous Graduate Students:
Dr. Lesley Daspit (Purdue PhD 2011) currently lecturer in the International Studies Program, University of North Carolina, Wilmington, NC.
Previous MS Students:
Sarah Soffer, MS 2012. Differential use of anthropogenically disturbed forests by Lepilemur and Microcebus at Beza Mahafalay Special Reserve, Madagascar.
Sabrina Adleman, received her MS in 2006 on the impacts of human activities and ecotourism on the ranging patterns of habituated and wild gorilla groups at Bwindi Forest, Uganda.
Kim Linsendbardt Brei, MS 2004. Howler Monkey Habitat Use in Costa Rica
Sarah Schaefer, MS 2003. Impacts of Seasonality, Inter-annual Variability and Selective Logging on Forest Phenology at Bai Hokou, Central African Republic
Jennifer Cooper, MS 2001. Female social relationships among captive western lowland gorillas. Jenny received her PhD in 2008 in Dr. Waser’s lab in the Department of Biology at Purdue. Currently a lecturer in Biology at California State University Stanislas.