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Melissa R. Price

Melissa Price

Behavioral Ecology & Conservation Genetics

Office: Sherman 107
Phone: (808) 956-7774
Fax : (808) 956-6539
Curriculum Vitae


Doctorate, Biology, 2011, Loma Linda University
Dissertation: Behavioral Ecology, Taxonomy, and Conservation Genetics of the Bahama Oriole (Icterus northropi)
Bachelor of Science, Biology, 2002, Walla Walla University

Courses Taught

  • Wildlife Ecology and Management
  • Introduction to Natural Resources and Environmental Management
  • Research Methods in Population Management and Conservation
  • Introduction to GIS for the Natural Sciences
  • Biostatistics

Research/Extension Interests

  • Behavioral Ecology
  • Landscape genetics & genetic influences on community assemblages
  • Species range shifts, population genetics & genomics under climate change
  • Community-based conservation

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management

1910 East-West Road

Sherman 101

Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone: (808) 956-7530

Fax: (808) 956-6539


Department Chair

Dr. Catherine Chan

Graduate Chair

Dr. Tomoaki Miura

Undergraduate Chair

Dr. Travis Idol