fish ecology lab

kalamazoo college

about us

  • santiago

    favorite cartoon

    captain tsubasa

    santiago salinas

    Santiago is an assistant professor in the Biology Department at Kalamazoo College. He teaches various courses on vertebrate ecology and studies evolutionary ecology, mostly on fishes. He swears without meaning to and finds it weird to write about himself in the third person. You can find more about him here.

  • shelby



    shelby golden

    Shelby is a junior biology major at Kalamazoo College. She is from the Windy City and spent five months studying abroad in Perth, Western Australia. She has two dogs: a soft- coated wheaten terrier named Willie, and a wheaten terrier-poodle mix named Violet.

  • claire

    fun fact

    sings classical music

    claire schertzing

    Claire is an undergraduate student at Kalamazoo college with planned degrees in Biology and Spanish. When not studying for classes of the MCAT Claire spends her time in the pool coaching and diving. She has a passion for travel and is always looking for her next adventure.

  • shannon

    fun fact

    came very close to winning mammal march madness 2016

    shannon irvine

    Shannon is an undergraduate student at Kalamazoo college with a double major in Biology and Spanish and a concentration in African Studies. She enjoys backpacking, running, arranging music, and can often be seen re-reading Ken Follett novels. If you don't know where she is, check the library.