Colin Carlson

Graduate Student



M.S., University of Connecticut, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (2013)

B.S., University of Connecticut, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; B.A., Environmental Studies (2012)

Research Interests

Spatial ecology; ecological modeling; climate change; extinction risk; host-parasite interactions

Selected Publications

C.J. Carlsonet al. (2013) The more parasites, the better? Science 342 (6162): 1041.

Landberg, T., C. J. Carlsonet al. (2010) Natural History Notes: Chelydra serpentina serpentina L. (Eastern Snapping Turtle). Survival after injury. Herpetological Review 41(1):70-71.

Honors and Awards

Pearson Prize National Fellowship (2011)

Harry S. Truman Scholarship (2011)

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship (2011)

Morris K. Udall Scholarship (2010)

Recent Teaching

Foundations of Biology (BIOL 1102), University of Connecticut, Spring 2013

Evolutionary Biology (EEB 2245), University of Connecticut, Fall 2012

Contact Information


Office: VLSB 5048

Research Group(s)

Mailing Address

Dept of Environmental Science, Policy, & Management
UC Berkeley
130 Mulford Hall #3114
Berkeley, CA 94720