The University of Iowa

Neil Bernstein

Instructor

Dr. Bernstein arrives at Lakeside via Mount Mercy University and the University of Iowa. Neil has had an especially successful career as a scholar. Since 2000, he has received over 25 research grants to study amphibians, reptiles, and small mammals and survey public lands, which led to publishing over 18 journal articles. Neil’s current research interests include growth rates, habitation, and home range of the ornate box turtle and sand dune succession following the removal of conifer plantation.