Elizabeth Carlen

Elizabeth Carlen is an evolutionary ecologist with an interest in urban evolution and ecology across taxa. While she has a particular interest in mammals, she has also worked with anoles in Puerto Rico and pigeons in the Northeastern United States (the New York Times even dubbed her "The Pigeon Stalker"). As a Living Earth Collaborative Biodiversity Postdoctoral Fellow, Elizabeth will be working with Dr. Jonathan Losos (WUSTL) to examine the influence of urbanization on the evolution of eastern gray squirrel in St. Louis.