Dr. Heather Alexander
Dr. Heather Alexander is a Research Associate with Director Dr. Anholt, and is BMSC’s Communications Manager. Heather first came to BMSC as an undergraduate marine biology student (UVIC) in 1988. As a graduate student she conducted the field work for her MSc degree at BMSC (UCalgary). She earned her PhD from SFU in evolutionary biology, during which time she was a teaching assistant and instructor for summer and fall university courses, the University Programs Coordinator for several years, developed earlier versions of the BMSC website, and raised a family. Heather’s 25-years of experience at BMSC makes her uniquely qualified for her diverse responsibilities.