John P. Whiteman

As a physiological ecologist, I am interested in animal adaptations to cyclical and directional fluctuations in resources and environmental conditions. I combine lab and field techniques to answer questions important in basic biology and conservation applications. Thanks for stopping by!

Current appointments

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Dept. of Biology, University of New Mexico

Institute for Conservation Research, San Diego Zoo Global

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Dept. of Biology, University of New Mexico


PhD 2014 Ecology, U. of Wyoming (WY, USA)

MSc 2008 Zoology and Physiology, U. of Wyoming (WY, USA)

BA 2003 Biology (Honors), U. of St. Thomas (MN, USA)

With an adult male polar bear in the western Arctic.