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Biology Faculty and Staff

 Faculty

 
Dr. Barboza 
Meghan Barboza, Ph.D., University of Florida
(B.S. Univ. of Delaware; M.S. Nova Southeastern Univ.; Postdoc. Univ. of Colorado-Denver)

Assistant Professor (Histology, Physiology, Marine Mammalogy)

 
Dr. Brady 
Steven P. Brady, Ph.D., Yale University
(B.A. Saint Michael's College, M.E.Sc: Yale University)

Assistant Professor ((Mal)adaptation; conservation; amphibians; roads)

 
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)

Associate Professor (Human Bio., Environmental Phys. & 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 (Genomics, Bioinformatics, Synthetic Biology)

 
 Dr. Fisher
Michael Fisher, Ph.D., Tufts University
(B.S. Siena College; Postdoc. Harvard School of Public Health & Arizona State Univ.)

Assistant Professor (Microbiology, Cyanobacteria, Bioproducts)

 
 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. Rachel Jeffrey
Rachel Jeffrey, Ph.D., Univ. of California, Los Angeles
B.S. Yale University, Postdoc. McGill University & Yale University
Assistant Professor (Neurobiology, Physiology)
 
Dr. Roberts 
Elizabeth Lewis Roberts, Ph.D., Rutgers University
(B.A. Dartmouth College; Postdoc. U.C. Berkeley)
Associate 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)
Associate 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.)
Associate Professor (Vertebrate Morphology, Systematics, Paleobiology)
 
 
 

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)