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About William Bourland

A longtime practicing surgeon in Boise, Idaho, Dr. William Bourland joined the research team at the Hampikian Laboratory in the Department of Biological Sciences at Boise State University in 2009. He also is a member of the adjunct graduate research faculty. Dr. Bourland has an M.D. from the University of Iowa, and completed residencies in General Surgery at the University of Washington Hospitals in Seattle, and in General Vascular Surgery at the University of Kentucky in Lexington.
His primary research interests include ciliate taxonomy, phylogeny and evolution. He serves as a reviewer for the European Journal of Protistology, Acta Protozoologica, Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, and Zoologica Scripta.


Present Adjunct Graduate Research Faculty & Visiting Scientist, Hampikian Lab, Department of Biological Sciences, Boise State University

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