STEM Professional Development

Kaylee Herzog

PhD Student - Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
JBB Mentorship Chair
JBB Steering Committee Member
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Kaylee is pursuing a Ph.D. in ecology and evolutionary biology. She received

a B.S. (2014) in biology from the State University of New York College at Oneonta and an M.A. (2016) in ecology and evolutionary biology from The University of Kansas. Herzog’s doctoral research focuses on the biodiversity of, and evolutionary relationships within, the groups of tapeworms which exclusively parasitize sharks, skates and rays as adults. In addition to her research, Herzog is passionate about science outreach and communication.


Dr. Hannah Kinmonth-Schultz and BioKansas’ Dennis Ridenour kicking off the Fall 2018 STEM Professional Development…

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