About our speaker
Robbin W. Thorp, Ph.D. - Professor Emeritus

Robbin Thorp is a Professor Emeritus at UC Davis. Dr. Thorp initiated research on native bees and flowers of the vernal pool ecosystem shortly after joining the faculty at University of California, Davis in 1964. He has continued his studies since his retirement in 1994. Robbin loves Beeing in the Buzz Biz and, he claims, will talk about bees to anyone who will listen!