Areas of Expertise
- coral reef symbioses
- population structure
- sea anemone
- M.Sc. Marine Biology: Auburn University, Auburn, AL (2008-2011)
- B.S. Ecology (with Distinction) Otterbein University, Westerville, OH (2004-2008)
advisor: Meg Daly
Ben studies the comparative phylogeography and co-evolution of sea anemone symbioses on Caribbean coral reefs; he is part of the OSU Laboratory of Marine Invertebrate Diversity.