Faculty and Staff

sarahamugongo

Sarah K. Amugongo
Assistant Professor of Biology

Skeletal Biology and Physiology

angelldiane

Diane Angell
Assistant Professor of Biology

animal ecology, animal behavior, conservation

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Lisa Bowers
Assistant Professor of Biology (on leave fall)

microbiology, molecular biology, synthetic biology, genetics

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Joy Broin
Academic Administrative Assistant

Biology Academic Administrative Assistant

Eric Cole

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

developmental biology, particularly pattern formation in ciliates

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Kevin Crisp
Associate Professor of Biology

physiology, neuroscience, computational modeling

demasjay

Jay Demas
Assistant Professor of Biology and Physics

visual neurophysiology, developmental neurobiology, circadian biology

freedbergsteve

Steve Freedberg
Associate Professor of Biology, Director of Mathematics Biology Concentration

evolutionary ecology, bioinformatics, population genetics

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Sara Fruehling
Visting Assistant Professor of Biology

Teaching Intermediate Genetics

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John Giannini
Associate Professor of Biology

membrane transport associated with plants and fungi

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Kim Kandl
Associate Professor of Biology, Chair of Biology

cellular and molecular biology, genetics and cytoskeleton and mitochondrial function

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Laura Listenberger
Associate Professor of Biology and Chemistry

cell biology, including metabolism and nutrient storage

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Emily Mohl
Assistant Professor of Biology and Education

Overall research interests: evolution and ecology of food webs, plant-insect interactions, introduced species, science education.

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Beth Pettitt
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology (on leave fall)

Will be teaching Biology of Reproduction (BIO 275) and Evolutionary Foundations of Biodiversity (BIO 150). My research interests are Behavioral Ecology and Wildlife Field Research.

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Jean Porterfield
Associate Professor of Biology

evolutionary biology; molecular ecology; genetic analysis; social context and applications of science

Wade Schulz
Biology Stockroom Manager

Stockroom Manager

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Kathy Shea
Professor of Biology, Curator, Natural Lands

plant evolutionary ecology, restoration and community ecology, sustainable agriculture, conservation

shirkey-son

Nicole Shirkey-Son
Visiting Assistant Professor in Biology

neurobiology, human biology, cell biology, microscopy

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Jo Tran
Biology Stockroom Assistant

Stockroom Assistant

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Charles Umbanhowar Jr.
Professor of Biology, The Paul and Mildred Hardy Distinguished Professor of Science

paleoecology, disturbance ecology of prairies

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Anne Walter
Professor of Biology, Co-Advisor - Biology in South India (on leave 2016-17)

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