Author

A KerrAlexander 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 10 November 2014.

Guampedia Entries by Dr. Alexander Kerr
Adelbert von Chamisso’s 1817 Chamorro Vocabulary
Arachnids of Guam
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