Risa Pesapane

MS, Wildlife Science, Virginia Tech, 2011
BS, Biology, Virginia Tech, 2007
BS, Wildlife Science, Virginia Tech, 2006

Research Interests

  • Disease ecology, one health, conservation, human-wildlife interface, microbiome, zoonoses, social networks and connectivity, behavioral ecology, mites, antimicrobial resistance

Areas of Emphasis

  • Integrative Ecology

Major Professor

  • Janet Foley

Current Degree

  • PhD


  • Vet Med