Erica Rosenblum PhD

is a professor at the University of Idaho who has been conducting scientific research at the White Sands National Monument for over 12 years. Her research focuses on the ecology and evolution of White Sands lizards, particularly trying to understand the ways they have adapted to this novel environment. She also has a strong interest in public education and curriculum development and has been involved in a number of programs and publications trying to disseminate information about White Sands to the public.