Faculty and Staff

angelldiane

Diane Angell
Assistant Professor of Biology

animal ecology, animal behavior, conservation

borovskytory

Tory Borovsky
Academic Administrative Assistant

administrative assistant

bowers-main

Lisa Bowers
Assistant Professor of Biology

microbiology, molecular biology, synthetic biology, genetics

Alyson Center

Alyson Center
Instructor of Biology

biological science

Eric Cole

Eric Cole
Professor of Biology, Grace A. Whittier Endowed Chair in Science

developmental biology, particularly pattern formation in ciliates

colesteve

Steve Cole
Instructor of Biology

Human Anatomy and Physiology lab instructor, medical terminology

crispmicroscope

Kevin Crisp
Associate Professor of Biology

neural circuits, neurohormones, neuro-physiology and behavior

demasjay

Jay Demas
Assistant Professor of Biology and Physics

visual neurophysiology, developmental neurobiology, circadian biology

freedbergsteve

Steve Freedberg
Associate Professor of Biology

evolutionary ecology, bioinformatics, population genetics

Giannini2010

John Giannini
Associate Professor of Biology

membrane transport associated with plants and fungi

johnsonted1

Ted Johnson
Professor of Biology

tumor immunology, aging, medical microbiology, cancer biology

kandl2009

Kim Kandl
Associate Professor of Biology

molecular biology and genetics and cytoskeleton function in yeast

listenberger

Laura Listenberger
Assistant Professor of Biology and Chemistry

cell biology, including metabolism and nutrient storage

Mohl

Emily Mohl
Assistant Professor of Biology and Education

evolutionary ecology, plant-insect interactions, ecological risk assessment, science education

porterfield

Jean Porterfield
Associate Professor and Chair of Biology, Biomedical Studies Program Director

using DNA sequences and other information to hypothesize relationships among vertebrate species (especially fish), and using these species trees to study other ecological and behavioral characteristics of the taxa

schadejohn2014

John Schade
Associate Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies

biology, environmental studies, biogeochemistry, ecology

shea

Kathy Shea
Professor of Biology, Curator, Natural Lands

plant evolutionary ecology, restoration and community ecology, conservation

shirkey-son

Nicole Shirkey-Son
Visiting Assistant Professor in Biology

neurobiology, human biology, cell biology, microscopy

swiftmike2

Mike Swift
Assistant Professor of Biology

aquatic biology

tranweb-apr2014

Jo Tran
Stockroom Manager

Stockroom Manager

umbanhowar2010

Charles Umbanhowar Jr.
Professor of Biology

paleoecology, disturbance ecology of prairies

Kathryn Vadnais

Kathryn Vadnais
Instructor of Biology

science education

vanwylendave

Dave Van Wylen
Professor of Biology

cardiac physiology, neurobiology, and program/space design in science buildings

walteranne

Anne Walter
Professor of Biology, The Paul and Mildred Hardy Distinguished Professor of Science

biological membranes and their lipid components using fluorescence and other optical techniques

whittinghill

Kyle Whittinghill
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies

biogeochemistry, ecology