Andrew Shedlock

Associate Professor

Address: HML H212-J
Phone: Office: 843.762.8811


Ph.D. - University of Washington
M.S. - University of Washington
B.S. - Cornell University


Harvard University
University of California at Berkeley
National Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tokyo


NSF REU Omics Summer Research Internships

Graduate Program in Marine Biology

Graduate Program in Environmental Studies

MUSC Center for Marine Biomedicine and Environmental Sciences

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Science Education Program

Research Interests

  • Comparative evolutionary genomics
  • Transcriptomics
  • Conservation biology of marine vertebrates 
  • Applications of next generation high-throughput DNA sequencing technologies to manage biodiversity and to develop predictive strategies for integrated environmental problem solving and the sustainable use of natural resources. 
  • International education and experiential active learning approaches for STEAM-student research mentoring.

Courses Taught

FYER 111: Freshman Research Rotation

BIOL 111: Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology

BIOL 312+312L: Molecular Biology Lecture and Lab

BIOL 412: Capstone in Molecular Biology 

DATA 495: Data Science Capstone
BIOL 649+649L: Comparative Genomics Lecture and Lab

BIOL 627+627L: Marine Tetrapod Biology Lecture and Lab
BIOL 650: Conservation Genetics and Genomics


 For a complete list of downloadable reprints visit the Shedlock Lab website.