Katherine King

University Fellows Cohort Member, 2020-2021
PhD Student, Anthropology
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Katherine King is a doctoral student in the School of Anthropology. Born in Minnesota, she graduated Summa Cum Laude from Ripon College with Honors in Biology. Her research interests include biological anthropology and primatology. In addition, she is passionate about conservation and research that helps humans make better decisions involving nature. She has served as an intern at three zoos and enjoys working with exotic animals. Her doctoral study will include fieldwork with lemurs in the rainforests of Madagascar. Outside of her academic pursuits, Katherine enjoys hiking, swimming, and traveling.