With an education in tropical biology, Peter's research projects focus on the biogeography, ecology, evolution, and behavior of tropical organisms.  He is passionate about conservation, particularly in rainforests. This conservation work frequently involves advising international student research projects in the field and instructing methods of biodiversity monitoring.  

Peter Houlihan received a B.A. in Behavioral Biology from Johns Hopkins University and is completing a PhD in Biology at University of Florida. Fieldwork for his research is conducted across the world's tropics, throughout Southeast Asia, Africa, and the Americas.


Photo: Self-portrait (Madagascar)