Salisbury University students on campus
Chelsea Berns

Chelsea Berns


  • Iowa State University, PhD, Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, 2013
  • Colorado State University, BS, Zoology, Music, 2005

Areas of Expertise

  • Ecology
  • Evolution
  • Ornithology


Dr. Berns uses landmark-based geometric morphometrics to quantify morphological differences in hummingbird bill morphology. When not teaching and working to improve courses, she is likely chasing her rambunctious 2 year old son or playing piano.