Patrick Mehlman - Senior Director of Program Development at Rare Conservation

Senior Director of Program Development at Rare Conservation

Nationality

American

Work category

Other

Education

PhD/Doctorate

Patrick Mehlman continues to enjoy a reputation as a trusted authority in the fields of primatology, conservation, and animal behavior and care. Having spent more than 25 years as a researcher, academic, and director of programs for multiple conservation organizations, Mehlman has made a significant impact advocating for the protection of animals and natural resources. As an expert on gorillas, Patrick Mehlman has contributed to numerous studies, such as "Western Lowland Gorilla Diet and Resource Availability: New Evidence, Cross-Site Comparisons, and Reflections on Indirect Sampling Methods." Published by the American Journal of Primatology, Patrick Mehlman's co-written work provides important insights into the habits and patterns of a species that has been threatened by hunters, commercial deforestation, and disease.

Patrick Mehlman's Professional Experience

Patrick Mehlman's Education and Qualifications

1987

PhD/Doctorate - Biological Anthropology

University of Toronto

1980

Masters/PostGrad - Biological Anthropology

University of Toronto

1978

Bachelor/Degree - Anthropology

Indiana University

Patrick Mehlman's Additional Information

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Interests

Sailing

Memberships

American Society of Primatologists