Dr. Steven J. Price - Principal Investigator


Dr. Price is an assistant professor in the Department of Forestry at University of Kentucky. He received a B.S. (2000) and M.S. (2003) from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, and a Ph.D. from Wake Forest University (2011). Additionally, Dr. Price was employed as research coordinator, visiting faculty, and post-doctoral research fellow in the Biology Department at Davidson College from 2004-2012. Dr. Price's research program focuses on ecology, conservation, and management of amphibian and reptiles. Dr. Price has co-authored one book, Frogs and Toads of North Carolina with Michael Dorcas, Jeffery Beane and Sarah Cross, and several book chapters. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles, many of which involve students as co-authors.

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Andrea Drayer - Research Analyst


Andrea is a Research Analyst for the Department of Forestry. She assists with all aspects of the lab, including field work, web development, and outreach events. Andrea also currently serves as co-chair for the Southeast Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (SEPARC).

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Graduate Students

Jenn McKenzie

Jake Hutton

Christian R. Oldham

Undergraduate Students

Michaela Lambert

Jonathan Matthews

Brandon Slusher

Former Students

Sara Beth Freytag - Former Graduate Student

Mason Murphy- Former Graduate Student

Brenee' Muncy - Former Graduate Student

Mickey Agha - Former Graduate Student

Wade Boys - Former Summer Intern

Leo Fleckenstein - Former Undergraduate Student

Merissa Joseph - Former Undergraduate Student

Waydon Yates - Former Undergraduate Student

Mariah Lewis - Former Undergraduate Student

Elizabeth Patten - Former Undergraduate Student

Ashlie Pool - Former Undergraduate Student

Karyn Loughrin - Former Undergraduate Student

Jeb Ayers - Former Undergraduate Student

Shelby Fulton - Former Undergraduate Student

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