Elizabeth Rose Heeg

Lab alumna (MS)

Elizabeth Rose Heeg

Current Position
PhD student, Victoria University of Wellington

MS,Genetics 2006, UC Davis, Wildlife & Ecology Unit
BS Zoology, 2004, Chemistry Minor. University of Washington


Laboratory Phone:(530) 752-5727
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Research Experience

Graduate Student Researcher - Wildlife and Ecology Unit, Veterinary Genetics Laboratory, University of California at Davis—July, 2004 to Present

Project: Wild Pig Population Genetics
Feral Pig Population Ecology and Genetics Information

Student Intern - DNA lab, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, NOAA—October, 2002 to June, 2004


Research Interests

Invasive species ecology and policy Landscape genetics Conservation genetics, particularly of threatened and endangered species The investigation of wildlife disease susceptibility through genetic analysis and mathematical modeling

Professional Societies

Society for Conservation Biology: Member 2004-2005, Secretary 2005-2006

Wild Pig