Dr. Shane Sarver 

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Dr. Shane Sarver is the director of BHSU’s Center for the Conservation of Biological Resources (CCBR). He earned his PhD from Louisiana State University and was a post-doctoral research fellow at the University of Miami and the University South Carolina. Dr. Sarver has worked at Black Hills State University since 1996. Dr. Sarver has current research projects on bear conservation genetics and a continuing research interest in bison genetics and conservation. Dr. Sarver has a new research interest in the biodiversity of organisms from habitats in the Sanford Underground Research Facility. During his free time, Shane enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors. Dr. Sarver loves music and can play a bit of blues on the guitar.