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Research Funding:

  • Postdoc: National Geographic Grant, Smithsonian Institute, Humboldt Foundation
  • Doctoral thesis: Animal Behavior Society, National Science Foundation, American Society of Mammalogists, Explorer’s Club Washington Group, Cosmos Club, Sigma Xi, University of Maryland, Ford Foundation
  • Masters thesis: Ontario Graduate Scholarship
  • Undergraduate thesis: Robert & Helen Appel Presidential Research Scholarship

“Team Vampire” at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute:

  • Darija Josic (2017)
  • Samuel Kaiser (2017)
  • Jineth Berrio-Martinez (2017)
  • Katharina Eggert (2017)
  • Nia Toshkova (2017)
  • Hugo Narizano (2016)
  • Julia Vrtilek (2016-2017)
  • Ellen Jacobs (2016)
  • Rachel Moon (2016)
  • Yelitza Garcia (2016)
  • Emily Dong (2016)
  • Yesenia Valverde (2016)
  • Rachel Crisp (2016- 2017)
  • Sebastian Stockmaier (2016-2017)
  • Jana Nowatzki (Spring 2016)

Collaborators:

  • Aura Raulo (PhD student, Oxford)
  • Karthik Yarlagadda (PhD student, U Illinois)
  • Simon Ripperger (Postdoc, Berlin Museum of Natural History)
  • Rachel Page (Staff Scientist, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute)
  • Alex Ophir (Faculty, Cornell)
  • Angela Freeman (Postdoc, Cornell)

Past research assistants at University of Maryland:

  • Erik Kim (Spring 2013)
  • Edward Hurme (Summer 2013)
  • Micah Miles (2013)
  • Lauren Leffer (2013- 2014)
  • Collin Mummert (Spring 2012)
  • Anna Jiang (Fall 2011)
  • Tanya Tran (Fall 2011)
  • Alex Lundy (Summer and Fall 2011)
  • Ryane Logsdon (Summer 2011)
  • Adi Shaked (Fall 2010)

Thank you to 57 crowd-funding supporters for my PhD work: Erik Kim, JoEllen Arnold, Kristin Nowak, Jeremy Schwartzenruber, Neeltje Boogert, Louis J. Gross, Kyle Biela, Laurence Burris, Louise Allen, Carol Van Natta, Raz Peel, Jennifer Vann, Donald Sharpe, Liz Flores, Leslie Sturges, Robert Davis, Marta Wayne, Deborah A Cordes, Lanakila Alexander, Vandré Brunazo, Lucia Thon, Nancy Mears, Jason Vingris, Annie Sedwick, Vickie Ruggiero, Jacques Frydman, Joe Sambataro, Ilia Papas, Amy Coren, Michael G. Harvey, Cat Davidson-Hall, Wendy Posson, Jasmine Hegman, Jim Chesters, Roy Levien, Kim Williams-Guillen, Steven Purcell, Patti Bell, Isaac Shamberg, Mary D. Smith, Nadia Nowak, Jennifer Vonk, Carter Takacs, Angelica Menchaca, Adam Lake, Alicia Dvorak, David Snyder, Tom Nowak, Joanna Coleman, Allison Haney, Paul Faure, Dan Pupius, Edwin Gould, Daniela Rambaldini, Daniel Hargreaves, Keely Owens, Matt Salzburg. Also, special thanks to Organization for Bat Conservation for hosting much of my PhD research.