Eli is a member of our research team. He has a BS in Biology from Western Washington University and a MS from University of Montana in Genetics and Science Writing. Most recently Eli was a professor of Environmental Science at Western Washington University. Fun Facts about Eli: he was the official farmer at the South Pole for the summer season, and previously spent two other four month stints at another, more remote base on the Antarctic Peninsula. He had an article written about him entitled “The Man Behind the Mustache”.