Focus on Scholarship: Stephen Richter
Dr. Stephen Richter, an assistant professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, joined Easternís faculty in 2005 after earning a Ph.D. in zoology from the University of Oklahoma. His research interests are ecology, conservation, and evolution of amphibians and reptiles; conservation biology; and wetland ecology. He had a 2010 publication in Herpetological Review about the midland mud salamander, and was awarded $383,000 with Biology colleague Dr. David Brown for their work with Kentucky wetlands. Hear what Dr. Richter has to say about his scholarship in his interview for the Focus on Scholarship webcast series here.