Robert C. Benjamin

Department:

Biological Sciences

College:

College of Arts and Sciences

Email:

benjamin@unt.edu

Phone:

(940) 565-3217

Expertise:

DNA fingerprinting, molecular biology

Education:

Ph.D., cellular and developmental biology, Harvard University B.A., biology, Johns Hopkins University

Activities:

Has been a consultant for more than three dozen criminal cases involving DNA analysis. Member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the American Association for Microbiology. Outside reviewer for Biochemistry and Archives in Biochemistry and Biophysics. Also worked with several zoos and Mexican wildlife officials in Yucatan Peninsula to DNA type wild flamingos.