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Nina Therkildsen

November 8, 2016

Nina Therkildsen
Nina Therkildsen

Nina Therkildsen, assistant professor, natural resources
Academic focus: population genomics of marine organisms
Previous positions: postdoc, Stanford University, 2012-16
Academic background: B.A., College of the Atlantic, 2005; M.Sc., University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 2009; Ph.D. Technical University of Denmark, 2012
Last book read: “Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation” by Michael Pollan
In her own time: cooking, yoga, enjoying the outdoors
Current research project(s): Characterizing how our fishing practices have affected exploited populations
What most excites you about Cornell: The large and vibrant community of researchers using genomic tools to study ecology and evolution across a broad range of organisms