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researcher , science educator

Jennifer Ann Leonard, American science educator, researcher. Member of Society Molecular Biology and Evolution, International Council Archaeozoology, International Biogeography Society, European Society Evolutionary Biology, American Society Mammalogists, American Society Advancement of Science.

Background

Leonard, Jennifer Ann was born on August 14, 1974 in Tucson. Daughter of Jeffrey Allan Leonard and Trudy Rae Miller.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 2002.

Career

Postdoctoral researcher Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 2002—2004. Assistant professor Uppsala University, Sweden, since 2005. Research collaborator National Museum Natural History, Washington, since 2003.

Associate editor Conservation Genetics, since 2005. Regular advisor International Foundation Science, Sweden, since 2006. Research associate Center Conservation & Evolutionary Genetics, National Zoological Park, Washington, since 2007.

Membership

Member of Society Molecular Biology and Evolution, International Council Archaeozoology, International Biogeography Society, European Society Evolutionary Biology, American Society Mammalogists, American Society Advancement of Science.

Connections

Married Carles Vilà, October 25, 2003. 1 child Sara Rae Vilà Leonard.

father:
Jeffrey Allan Leonard

mother:
Trudy Rae Miller

spouse:
Carles Vilà

child:
Sara Rae Vilà Leonard