Ryan Chabot

April 27, 2023
Ryan Chabot is an Orlando native, and received both his undergraduate degree in environmental studies and master’s degree in biology from the University of Central Florida. His graduate research and work experience focused on tracking strategies and movement patterns to inform endangered species management and conservation. After graduate school, Ryan worked in the non-profit sector […]

Kelsie Johnson

January 24, 2019
Kelsie graduated from UCF in May of 2016 with an Interdisciplinary Studies degree in Environmental Science. Her main focus was biology related courses. Among her favorites were Intro to Marine Biology, Conservation Biology, Tropical Ecology, and Animal Behavior. Throughout her time as an undergrad, Kelsie worked with the UCF Marine Turtle Research Group (MTRG) in […]

Patrick Bohlen

January 24, 2019
Dr. Patrick Bohlen is Professor of Biology at the University of Central Florida.  He received his PhD in entomology from Ohio State University in 1994 where he studied soil and ecosystem ecology. He was a research biologist at Archbold Biological Station in Lake Placid, Florida for 11 years prior to coming to UCF in 2010.  From 2010-2022 […]

Jennifer Elliott

January 24, 2019
Jennifer (Jen) Elliott came to Orlando from south Florida to pursue a degree in Biology at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in 2002.  The majority of her work as both an undergraduate and graduate student focused on marine turtle biology, ecology, and habitat conservation.  As a graduate student, she worked with various government agencies […]