Dr. Aaron Bartholomew | American University of Sharjah


College / Department

Teaching areas

Human Biology for non-majors, Introduction to Biology I and II for majors, Ecology, Evolution and Biodiversity, Marine Biology, Ichthyology, Senior Projects, Genetics (in the past).

Research areas

Coral and coral reef fish communities of the UAE, artificial reefs and ecoengineering, predator /prey / habitat complexity relations, environmental management systems , Tenebrionid beetle ecology and behavior, UAE coastal plant communities


PhD, Marine Science / Ecology, College of William and Mary, United States, 2001
BS, Biology / Marine Science, University of Miami, United States, 1994

Professional experience

Biology Professor, Biology, Chemistry And Environmental Science, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2002 - Present
Post-doctoral Researcher, National Marine Fisheries Service, Florida, United States, 2001 - 2002
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