Peter Zerbe
M.S. • 2017 • Islam Lab, Denver Botanic Gardens
Department of Integrative Biology

Interests: Peter was previously a database seasonal in the department and became a Botany Assistant in the spring. Over the summer, Peter helped Dr. Chrissy Alba conduct a botanical survey on a private property in Douglas County. At the end of the season, Peter started a master’s program in the Department of Integrative Biology at the University of Colorado Denver with Dr. Melissa Islam as his primary advisor. He will use our collection data to develop a graduate thesis. As part of his graduate work, you can find him in the herbarium continuing to identify the plants he collected over the summer.