Biology at the New York Botanical Garden (feat. James Lendemer)

Alumni Aloud Episode 47

Alumni Aloud Episode 47James Lendemer graduated from the PhD Program in Biology at the Graduate Center with a concentration in plant sciences. He is Assistant Curator at the New York Botanical Garden and Assistant Professor at the Graduate Center.

In this episode of Alumni Aloud, James tells us about working on his own projects at a large research and conservation institution, the importance of collaboration, and how lichens are the true unsung heroes of the ecosystem.

This episode’s interview was conducted by Katherine Rivera Gómez. The music is “Corporate (Success)” by Scott Holmes.

This podcast episode was produced by a Graduate Center student who participated in an Alumni Aloud fellowship offered through the Office of Career Planning & Professional Development. This programming was sponsored by the CUNY Central Office Career Success – Workforce Development Initiative.


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