Academic Minute http://wamc.org en Dr. Stephen Trumble, Baylor University - Analysis of the ear wax of whales http://wamc.org/post/dr-stephen-trumble-baylor-university-analysis-ear-wax-whales <p>We can learn a great deal from the analysis of the ear wax of whales.</p><p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Stephen Trumble, associate professor of biology at Baylor University, explains how a whale’s ear wax can help us find definitive answers to a wide array of questions.</p><p>Dr. Stephen Trumble is an associate professor of biology at Baylor University. His research primarily focuses on the physiological adaptations and mechanism of animals in extreme and changing environmental conditions. In 2003, he earned a PhD in marine biology from the University of Alaska Fairbanks</p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Matthew Pryce 85754 at http://wamc.org Dr. Stephen Trumble, Baylor University - Analysis of the ear wax of whales Dr. Kate O’Brien, University of Queensland – Women and Academic Research http://wamc.org/post/dr-kate-o-brien-university-queensland-women-and-academic-research <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Kate O’Brien of the University of Queensland uses population models from ecology to explain the challenges faced by women pursuing careers in academic research.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 30 Oct 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 50603 at http://wamc.org Dr. Kate O’Brien, University of Queensland – Women and Academic Research