Biology Faculty and Staff

 Faculty

Dr. Burian 
Steven K. Burian, Ph.D., University of Maine
(B.S. Springfield College; M.S. Tennessee Technological University)

Professor (Biodiversity, Systematics, Aquatic Biology)

Dr. Crawford 
Sarah Crawford, Ph.D., Columbia University
(M.S. Princeton Univ.; Postdoc., Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Inst.)

Professor (Genetics, Cancer Biology)

 Dr. Dunbar
Miranda Dunbar, Ph.D., University of Regina
(B.S. Univ. Illinois; M.S. Missouri State Univ.; Postdoc, Univ. Regina)

Assistant Professor (Human Biology, Environmental physiology and Thermal energetics of animals)

Dr. Edgington 
Nicholas Edgington, Ph.D., Iowa State University
(B.A. Univ. Northern Iowa; M.A. Drake Univ.; Postdoc. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory;
Res. Scientist, SUNY Stonybrook)

Associate Professor (Molecular, Cell & Dev. Biology, Genomics)

 Dr. Grace
Sean Grace, Ph.D., University of Rhode Island
(B.S. Univ. Maryland, College Park; M.S. Univ. Rhode Island)
Associate Professor and Chair  (Algae, Marine Ecology)
 
 Dr. Kim

Clara Hyi-gyung Kim, Ph.D., Univ. Texas, Austin
B.S. Chonbuk Natl. Univ., M.S. Korea Univ., PostDoc. Smithsonian Inst.

Assitant Professor (SOTL, Plant ecology/phylogeny)
 
Dr. Roberts 
Elizabeth Lewis Roberts, Ph.D., Rutgers University
(B.A. Dartmouth College; PostDoc. U.C. Berkeley)
Assistant Professor (Microbial Ecology, Plant microbe interactions, Mycology)
 
 Dr. Silady
Rebecca Silady, Ph.D. , Stanford University
(B.S. U.C. Davis; Postdoc. Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research)
Assistant Professor (Plant Genetics, Cell Biology, & Development)
 
Dr. Weinbaum 
Jonathan Weinbaum, Ph.D.Texas Tech University
(B.A. U. Conn.; M.S. Texas Tech Univ.; Postdoc. Texas Tech Univ.)
Assistant Professor (Vertebrate Morphology, Systematics, Paleobiology)
 

STAFF


 Xan
Xan Walker

SECRETARY


EMERITUS FACULTY


Dr. Feng
Jane Feng, Ph.D.
Professor (Physiology)
 Dr. Smith
Dwight G. Smith, Ph.D.
Professor (Ecology, Ornithology, Mammalogy)
Dr. Lerud 
Rebecca Lerud, Ph.D.
Professor (General, Pathogenic, and Public Health Microbiology)
Dr. Avery 
David F. Avery, Ph.D.
Professor (Botany, Anatomy, Herpetology)
 Mr. Turko
Alexander A. Turko, M.S.
Associate Professor (Human Anatomy and Physiology, Zoology)