Abdelkafar Ab Alkishe

Master's student, EEB
Primary office:
Dyche Hall


Adviser: Town Peterson
Research interests: Ecological Niche Modeling (Disease Modeling)
Hometown: Tripoli, Libya



  • B.S. Zoology, University of Tripoli, 2010
  • MA, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, 2017


  • Abdelghafar A. Alkishe, A. Townsend Peterson, and Abdallah M. Samy. Under review. Climate change influences on the potential geographic distribution of the disease vector tick Ixodes ricinus. PLOS ONE.


  • Fall 2013- Spring 2017 Libyan Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific research funding (stipend and tuition).

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