Alan R. Holyoak
|Biology||Brigham Young University, Idaho, Rexburg, ID, United States|
Area:Biology of modularity, behavioral ecology and embryology of invertebrates
Master's advisor = Lee F. Braithwaite (BYU-Provo). Master's research conducted at the Friday Harbor Labs (U Washington) on the behavioral ecology and developmental biology of the marine snails Calliostoma ligatum and Margarites pupillus (MS 1986).
PhD advisor = Andrew Todd Newberry (UC Santa Cruz). Dissertation committee members = John Pearse (UCSC) and Craig M. Young (then at Harbor Branch Oceanographic Inst, FL). Dissertation topic: colony development, physical ecology, and reproductive biology of the compound ascidian Polyclinum planum (PhD 1992).
Asst and Assoc Prof of Biology (tenured) dept at Manchester University (IN) 1992-2002, and Biology Faculty at BYU-Idaho (2002-present).