A Kerr


Alexander M. Kerr is an assistant professor of Marine Biology at the University of Guam’s Marine Lab. He earned a BA and a MS at the University of Guam and a PhD from Yale University. Kerr is originally from Canada but has lived most of his life on Guam. He also served in the US military as a civil engineer and a combat medic.

His research interests lie in the comparative evolution and phylogenetics of two important groups of coral reef organisms – corals and echinoderms.

He and his wife, Joni, have three children – Alexandra Isa, Alana Capella and Roy Aguarin.
Marine Lab Profile
Kerr Lab
-Accessed 24 July 2012.

Guampedia Entries by Dr. Alexander Kerr
Arachnids of Guam
Adelbert von Chamisso’s 1817 Chamorro Vocabulary
Joseph Paul Gaimard’s 1819 Chamorro Vocabulary
Land Snails (Akaleha’) of the Mariana Islands
Sea Stars, Sea Urchins and Other Echinoderms of Guam
Y Santa Biblia Complete Word List