Dr. Kenneth J. Lohmann

Charles P. Postelle, Jr. Distinguished Professor

Department of Biology
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill
, North Carolina 27599 U.S.A.

E-mail:  Klohmann (at) email.unc.edu

Telephone: (919) 962-1332


Education

B.S. Duke University
M.S. University of Florida
Ph.D. University of Washington

Postdoctoral Training:

University of Illinois

Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts (Grass Fellow in Neurophysiology)

University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories


Classes Taught at the University of North Carolina

  Introduction to Neurobiology (Biology 450)

  Behavioral Neuroscience (Biology 455)

  Biology of Marine Animals (Biology 475) -- taught both at UNC and as a Study Abroad class in the Galapagos Islands

  Biology and Conservation of Sea Turtles (Graduate Seminar)

  Scientific Writing (Graduate Seminar)

  Animal Orientation and Navigation (Graduate Seminar)

  Magnetoreception (Graduate Seminar)


Honors

  Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (2014)

  Fellow of the Royal Institute of Navigation, United Kingdom (2011)

  Charles P. Postelle, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Biology (2010)

  University of North Carolina Academy of Distinguished Teaching Scholars (2000)

  L. G. Hoggard Distinguished Term Professor (1999-2004)
  Tanner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (1996)
  Hettleman Prize for Scholarly and Artistic Achievement by Young Faculty (1995)


Recent Invited Research Presentations and Symposium Talks

      Elise Newell Seminar Series, Public Lecture, Barrier Island Center; Melbourne Beach, Florida (February, 2014)
     
Elise Newell Seminar Series, University of Central Florida; Orlando, Florida (February, 2014)
      Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology; Austin, Texas (January, 2014)
     
DownUnder Scuba Club; Durham, North Carolina (September, 2013)
      Keynote address, Bio-navigation Symposium, Royal Institute of Navigation; Royal Holloway College in Egham, England (April, 2013)
     
Lund University Sensory Ecology Class (international graduate class in Lund, Sweden) (October, 2012)
      Neuroscience Club, University of North Carolina; Chapel Hill, North Carolina (October, 2012)
      Community Public Lecture, Galapagos Science Center; San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador (June, 2012)
      Galapagos Institute for the Arts and Sciences; San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador (June, 2012)
      Department of Biology, Lund University; Lund, Sweden (April, 2012)
      Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School; Worcester, Massachusetts (February, 2012)
      Southeast Regional Sea Turtle Symposium; Jekyll Island, Georgia (February, 2012)
      Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology; Charleston, South Carolina (January, 2012)
      Friday Lecture Series, Rockefeller University; New York, New York (December, 2011)
      Symposium on Advances in Animal Migration, American Geophysical Union meeting; San Francisco, California (December, 2011)
      Spectrum Lecture Series, Denison University; Granville, Ohio (November, 2011)
      Cognitive, Sensory and Behavioral Frontiers Symposium, American Fisheries Society Meeting; Seattle, Washington (September, 2011)

      Sensory Neuroecology Symposium, Animal Behavior Society/International Ethological Conference; Bloomington, Indiana (July, 2011)

      International Sea Turtle Symposium; San Diego, California (April, 2011)
      Animal Navigation Symposium, Royal Institute of Navigation; Reading, England (April, 2011)

      Oregon Hatchery Research Center; Alsea, Oregon (February, 2011)

    Lund University Sensory Ecology Class (international graduate class in Lund, Sweden) (October, 2010)

      Hatfield Marine Science Center; Newport, Oregon (May, 2010)

      Center for the Integrative Study of Animal Behavior, Indiana University; Bloomington, Indiana (April, 2010)

      Integrative Migration Biology Symposium, Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology; Seattle, Washington (January, 2010)

      Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Farm Research Campus; Loudoun County, Virginia (December, 2009)

      Invertebrate Medicine Club, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University; Raleigh, North Carolina (October, 2009)

      Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of California at Santa Cruz; Santa Cruz, California (June, 2009)

      International Sea Turtle Symposium; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (February, 2009)

      Mon Repos Conservation Park; Mon Repos, Queensland, Australia (February, 2009)

      University of North Carolina Institute of Marine Sciences; Morehead City, North Carolina (November, 2008)

      Lund University Sensory Ecology Class (international graduate class in Lund, Sweden) (October, 2008)

      National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Northwest Fisheries Science Center; Seattle, Washington (May, 2008)

      Galapagos Initiative Symposium, Universidad San Francisco de Quito; Quito, Ecuador (May, 2008)

      Kenneth Roeder Memorial Lecture, Department of Biology, Tufts University; Medford, Massachusetts (April, 2008)

      Animal Navigation Symposium, Royal Institute of Navigation; Reading, England (April, 2008)

      Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University; Ithaca, New York (February, 2008)

      Department of Biology, University of Virginia; Charlottesville, Virginia (February, 2008)

      Bauer Foundation Colloquium Series, Brandeis University; Boston, Massachusetts (February, 2008)



Research

See Lohmann Lab web page.



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