“BE CURIOUS, BE BRAVE” Richard Strathmann

the class motto in Larval Biology, Friday Harbor Laboratories (2010)

Tetsuto Miyashita

Ph.D. student, Palmer/Currie lab

Department of Biological Sciences

University of Alberta

E-mail: tetsuto@ualberta.ca


I am a graduate student probing evolution through fossils, anatomy, and development.


Read biographical stories:

Grip on Life (Spring 2011)

Science Contours (Summer 2010)

Edmonton Journal (January 24, 2010)


Listen to a radio interview:

CBC Edmonton (July 2010)




Watch a slide show:

University of Alberta (Fall 2010)

Flying Tetsuto” by Elizabeth Russell (2006)

Visit Liz’s website from here.


I have Crohn’s disease.

Learn more about Crohn’s:

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada


My academic ancestors:

The Academic Family Tree


Last update: February 15, 2013