United States
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research

Ken Halanych

Program Director
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Center for Marine Science
Research Interests
Evolutionary genomics of marine invertebrates - Have focused mainly on population genomics and phylogenetics of marine invertebrate fauna occurring at shelf depths. Also working on the genomes of select taxa and on the biodiversity of the region.
Antarctic Research Location(s)
McMurdo Station
ARSV Laurence M. Gould
RVIB Nathaniel B. Palmer
Research Keywords
genomics, invertebrates, marine, phylogenetics, population
NSF Antarctic Program
Antarctic Organisms and Ecosystems
SCAR Science Group Affiliation
Life Sciences Group