Ronald M. Clouse

Ron Clouse received a Master of Science degree in Zoology (Brockmann Lab, animal behavior) from the University of Florida in 1994 and his doctorate from Harvard University in Biology (Giribet Lab, invertebrate systematics) in 2010. He was a postdoctoral researcher at the American Museum of Natural History (Wheeler Lab, computational biology) from 2010 to 2013 and is now a postdoctoral researcher at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (Janies Lab, invertebrate genomics and biogeography).


Ron has conducted field research in SE Asia, Micronesia, and Australia. He is interested in the molecular and morphological phylogenetics of various leaf-litter arthropods and their biogeographical histories.