Dr. Christelle Bouchard

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Title: Assistant Professor

Area of Interest: Biology

Phone: 941- 366-0153

Curriculum Vitae: CV

Email: bouchardc@usf.edu

Dr. Christelle Bouchard is an Assistant Professor in Biology. She brings to this position a vast experience in cnidarian (jellyfish, coral, sea anemone) research, along with a teaching background in Biology and Biotechnology at Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, and Florida State College at Jacksonville. Prior to coming to USFSM, she worked at the University of Florida’s Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience. Dr. Bouchard obtained both her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Biology from the University of Montréal, Canada, where she studied neurobiology of marine invertebrates.  Christelle is looking forward to sharing her interest in the creatures on our Gulf shores with students. She is also thrilled to be in a community where she can indulge her passions for good food and wine as well as for cultural offerings like the symphony, the opera, and art museums.