Our team conducts cutting-edge research at ESF and across the globe.


Jerrold Belant
Director, Global Wildlife Conservation Center
Camp Fire Conservation Fund Professor of Wildlife Conservation

Carlo Rondinini
Professor of Global Wildlife Conservation, GWCC
Professor of Zoology, Sapienza University

Hailey Boone
Graduate Research Assistant
Shannon Finnegan
Graduate Research Assistant
Nick Fowler
Adjunct Research Scientist
Mariela Gantchoff
Research Scientist
Joe Goergen
Graduate Research Assistant
Jacob Hill
Research Scientist
Todd Kautz
Research Scientist
Ken Kellner
Senior Research Scientist
Dan Li
Graduate Research Assistant
Ashley Lutto
Outreach and Program Coordinator
Stansluas Mwampeta
Research Associate
Tyler Petroelje
Research Scientist
Sarah Schooler
Graduate Research Assistant
Adia Sovie
Research Scientist
Merijn van den Bosch
Graduate Research Assistant
Nate Wehr
Graduate Research Assistant
Alejandra Zubiria Perez
Graduate Research Assistant