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Santiago Herrera, Ph.D.

Santiago Herrera, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Research Interest:
Molecular Ecology

Iacocca Hall
111 Research Drive, B227
Bethlehem, PA 18015

610-758-3622

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Research

Santiago Herrera, Ph.D.

The Herrera lab seeks to understand how diversity arises in and interacts with, the ocean environment. We make use of high-throughput data-gathering techniques and computationally-intensive analytical approaches, in combination with oceanographic field expeditions and laboratory experiments, to generate and test ecological and evolutionary hypotheses using a range of non-model systems. Our research focuses on deep-sea and mesophotic benthic ecosystems, populations, species, and organisms. Our work is cross-disciplinary; we work closely with physical oceanographers, geochemists, molecular biologists, marine engineers, and natural resource managers. 

For more information visit: lehighoceans.org/deep-sea-ecology-evolution

Santiago Herrera, Ph.D.
Biological Sciences
111 Research Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Phone: 610-758-3680
Fax: 610-758-4004
Email: inbios@lehigh.edu

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