The Smithsonian highlights Justin Touchon's research

12/03/2012

Alumnus, Justin Touchon's (GRS '09) research was recently highlighted on The Smithsonian Institute's website. Justin's discovery that climate change in Panama may be altering frogs’ course of evolution is reviewed in the article, "Climate Change May Alter Amphibian Evolution" and documented in the related film, embedded below. Justin is currently a post-doctoral fellow at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama and his research was also published in the December issue of The American Naturalist. He received his Ph.D. in 2009 after studying with Dr. Karen Warkentin.