Centre College Faculty

Marie Nydam

Marie Nydam

• Assistant Professor of Biology

Phone: 859-238-6329
E-mail: Marie Nydam
Office: Young Hall—118

Research website: www.marienydam.org

Marie Nydam joined Centre's faculty in 2012 as an assistant professor of biology. Nydam has a B.S. in evolution and ecology from the University of California, Davis. She earned a Ph.D. in evolutionary biology from Cornell University and completed a postdoctoral position at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Nydam studies phylogenetic relationships, speciation, and self/non-self recognition. She studies marine invertebrates in the English Channel and the Mediterranean Sea. She enjoys mentoring research students who are interested in evolutionary biology, genetics, and molecular biology techniques.

Nydam teaches Evolution, Biodiversity, Ecology (BIO 110), Introduction to Genetics (BIO210), Evolutionary Biology (BIO305), and Invertebrate Biology (BIO310).


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