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Philip W. Hedrick (born November 21, 1942) is an American emeritus professor at Arizona State University (ASU). From 1992 until his retirement, Hedrick was Ullman Professor of Conservation Biology at ASU. Hedrick has published over 200 articles on the topics of population genetics and conservation biology.[1] Among other organisms, he has published extensively on wolves and bighorn sheep.[1]

Philip Hedrick
Born (1942-11-21) November 21, 1942 (age 76)
Alma mater
Scientific career
ThesisSelection in finite populations (1969)
Doctoral advisorR. E. Comstock

Hedrick previously served as president of the American Society of Naturalists and the American Genetic Association, and in 1987 was made a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.[1]

Selected publicationsEdit

  • Genetics of Populations (4th ed). 2011. Jones and Bartlett Publishers: Sudbury, Mass. ISBN 978-0763757373


  1. ^ a b c CV