Environmental, Ecology, and Evolutionary biology

Dr. Larry J. Leamy, Professor. Ph.D., University of Illinois. Quantitative genetics.


Dr. Jim Oliver, Cone Distinguished Professor. Ph.D., Georgetown University. Ecology, physiology, and metabolism of aquatic bacteria; biology of the human pathogen, Vibrio vulnificus.

Graduate Students:
Britney Phippen - PhD
Olivia Brown - Masters Student

Tiffany Williams
Colleen Eade

Guest Researcher:
Mes Ayrapethyan

Dr. Matthew Parrow, Associate Professor., Ph.D., North Carolina State University. Eukaryotic microbial ecology and physiology; biology of harmful algae.

Graduate Students:
Eric Broemsen - PhD
John Ramsby - PhD

Dr. Molly C. Redmond, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of California at Santa Barbara. Microbial ecology and biogeochemistry

Graduate Students:
Alicia Sorgen - PhD
Lin Wang - PhD

Dr. Adam M. Reitzel, Assistant Professor.  Ph.D., Boston University. Evolution and ecology of coastal invertebrates using comparative genomics, molecular biology, population genetics, evolutionary ecology, and field studies.

Graduate Students:
Tyler Carrier - PhD
Eric Kane - PhD
Whitney Leach - PhD
Vilayvone Sombatsaphay - PhD

Jason Macrander

Dr. Amy Ringwood, Associate Professor. Ph.D.., University of Hawaii. Environmental toxicology; biology and ecology of aquatic invertebrates.

Graduate Students:
Tuan Phan - Masters Student
T. Dane Thomason - Masters Student

Dr. Stanley S. Schneider, Professor. Ph.D., University of California, Davis. Animal behavior; communication and foraging of the honeybee.

Dr. Inna Sokolova, Associate Professor and Department Vice Chair of Research. Ph.D., 1997 Zoological Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg. Ecophysiology and ecotoxicology of marine mollusks; metabolic response to environmental stress.

Graduate Student:
Chelsea Hawkings - PhD

Dr. Boa-Hua Song, Assistant Professor.  Ph.D., Beijing Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China. Plant Evolutionary and Ecological Genetics and Genomics

Graduate Student:
Janice Kofsky - PhD
Neha Mittal - PhD

Dr. Jennifer Warner

Graduate Student:
Lenora Crabtree