Bob Zink

Bob Zink

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Title Conservation Biologist / Animal Ecologist
Address 507 Hardin Hall
3310 Holdrege Street
Lincoln NE
Phone 612-590-4215
FAX 402-472-2946
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I am an avian evolutionary biologist. My interests include species concepts and speciation, phylogeography, molecular evolution, biogeography, the evolution of Darwin's finches, the evolution of migration, and conservation genetics.


  • 2015 – Katma Award awarded by Cooper Ornithological Society 
  • 2005 – Brewster Medal awarded by American Ornithologists' Union 

SNR Mission Area(s)

  • Applied Ecology

Affiliations (index)

Areas of Interest

  • species concepts and speciation
  • phylogeography
  • molecular evolution
  • biogeography
  • the evolution of Darwin's finches
  • the evolution of migration
  • conservation genetics

Currently this page only displays grants that were awarded on 1/1/2009 to the present. If a grant was awarded prior to 1/1/2009 and is still active, it will not be displayed on this page.

Grant Title Nebraska Wildlife
Starting Date 9/1/2016
Principal Investigators
Bob Zink
Ending Date 8/31/2018
Funding Level $234,846.00
Funding Source Nebraska Game and Parks Commission


Graduate Program(s)

Master of Science in Natural Resource Sciences

Doctor of Philosophy in Natural Resource Sciences