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Kerri C. Duerr

Kerri C. Duerr

Associate Professor

Biology Faculty


duerrkc@westminster.edu

(724) 946-7210

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Campus Location:
   Hoyt Science Resources Center
   219
Mailbox: 137

 

About Me


PROFFESIONAL TRAINING
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Biology, College of William & Mary
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Fisheries & Wildlife, University of Missouri-Columbia    
Ph.D.  Natural Resources, University of Vermont
M.S.   Biology, Villanova University
B.A. Biology, Hartwick College

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION
Avian population ecology
Landscape Ecology
Conservation Biology
Biostatistics
 

COURSES TAUGHT
BIO 202 Organismal biology and ecology
BIO 206 Biostatistics and Experimental Design
BIO 361 Biodiversity and Conservation
BIO 120 Biology of Birds

RESEARCH INTERESTS 
Habitat use and population dynamics of American kestrels
Habitat use and daily activity patterns of mammals using camera traps
Amphibian diversity and abundance using cover board surveys
 

ABOUT ME

I enjoy all things outdoors.  I have studied ecology and ornithology since I was an undergraduate throughout the U.S., Caribbean, and Central America.  I love to travel and explore new ecosystems and spend time with my family.