Peter Busher

Peter Busher, PhD
London College of General Studies Summer Program in the Humanities & Natural Sciences

Peter Busher, Professor and Chair, Division of Natural Science, College of General Studies, Boston University. Professor Busher has a PhD from the University of Nevada and is trained as a biologist with a research specialization in the behavioral ecology of mammals. Professor Busher has an active research program examining the population dynamics of beavers and is involved in beaver conservation issues at the international level. He has developed and taught courses on the history of evolutionary theory and general biology and has an interest in the connection between the development of geological knowledge and the development of modern evolutionary theory. Professor Busher is the Director of the London Summer Natural Sciences Program and co-teaches with faculty members assigned from the CGS Natural Science Division.