AmphibiaGen includes a Core Team based at Colorado State University with three decades of experience applying genetics to amphibian conservation, as well as collaborators and partners in academia, government, and NGOs from around the world. Meet our team, collaborators, and partner organizations below. 

Core team

Dr. W. Chris Funk

Director, AmphibiaGen

Director, CSU Global Biodiversity Center

Professor, CSU Biology

Mackenzie Woods

Lab and Collections Manager

Dr. Coby McDonald

Postdoctoral Researcher

Kat Stroh

MS Student

Shanelle Wikramanayake

PhD Student

Current research collaborators

Partner organizations

US federal government agencies

US state government agencies


US academic institutions

International academic institutions