Shannon M. Knapp, PhD

Statistician, BIO5 Institute

Shannon M. Knapp, PhD, is a consulting statistician with the Arizona Statistics Consulting Laboratory (StatLab).   Before joining the StatLab in 2015, Dr. Knapp taught statistics at both Purdue University and New Mexico State University and was the staff biometrician for the Wildlife Program at the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife where she was responsible for design, sample size recommendations, and data analysis for a wide variety of surveys, observational studies, and experiments, collaborating with scientists and managers.  Dr. Knapp holds a B.S. in Biology from American University, M.S. in Wildlife Science from Virginia Tech, and Ph.D. in Statistics from Purdue University.