Faculty

Faculty in the Department of Biology respresent a broad range of specialties. All faculty are interested in undergraduate research projects. Please browse the faculty profiles and feel free to contact individual faculty members about their research and teaching interests.

Dr. Justin Anderson

Chair, Biology
Professor
Microbiologist & Virologist

KRYSTINA ANGELINI

Assistant Professor
Medical Laboratory Science

Dr. Chet Bhatta

Assistant Professor
Insect Ecologist & Pollinator Biologist

Dr. Richard Carliss

Assistant Professor
Geneticist/Pharmacologist

Dr. Joy Caughron

Associate Professor
Microbial Ecologist

Dr. Peter Christmas

Professor
Cell Biologist

Dr. Matt Close

Associate Professor
Functional Morphologist

Dr. Robin Davies

Professor
Cell Biologist

Dr. Jason Davis

Associate Professor
Evolutionary Physiologist

Dr. Sarah Foltz

Assistant Professor
Behavioral Ecologist

Dr. Mark Frazier

Assistant Professor
Molecular Biologist

Dr. Graham Glynn

Professor
Neuropharmacologist

Dr. Laura Gruss

Associate Professor
Biological Anthropologist

Dr. Georgia Hammond

Professor
Microbiologist

Dr. Martin Hanson

Assistant Professor
Developmental Neuroscience

Sara Houser

Assistant Professor
Microbiologist

Dr. Orion Rogers

Dean, Artis College of Science and Technology
Professor 
Developmental Physiologist

Stephanie Huckestein

Special Purpose Faculty
Greenhouse Manager

John Kell

Senior Instructor
 

Dr. Jamie Lau

Assistant Professor
Aquatic Ecologist

Laura Link

Program Director and Assistant Professor
Medical Laboratory Science

Dr. Sara O'Brien

Associate Professor
Ecophysiologist & Ecotoxicologist

Dr. Tara Pelletier

Assistant Professor
Ecological Geneticist

Dr. Karen Powers

Professor
Wildlife Biologist

Dr. Sarah Redmond

Associate Professor
Cellular Immunologist

Dr. Robert Sheehy

Professor
Population Geneticist

Dr. Christine Small

Professor
Forest Ecologist

Susan Tolliver

Academic Lab Manager

Eric Weigel

Special Purpose Faculty
Vivarium Manager

Dr. Jeremy Wojdak

Professor
Community Ecologist