Biology faculty have a wide variety of research interests and work side-by-side with students in the field or lab. Click on the name of faculty to learn more about their research activities and student research opportunities.
|Philips Akinwole||Microbiology, Microbial Ecology||
Biogeography of microbial communities, bacterial resistance to antibiotics, impact of wastewater effluents on the microbial community, cyanogenesis in White Clover.
|Lynn Bedard||Molecular Biology
|Role of Elongtion Factors in RNA transcription, microbial diversity.|
|James Benedix||Behavioral Ecology
|Nipun Chopra||Cellular & Molecular Biology|
|Dana Dudle||Plant Evolutionary Ecology,||Evolution and ecology of flowering plants, especially pollination, pigments, and responses to stress.|
|Rose Keith||Evolutionary Genetics||Evolutionary genetics of plant chemical defenses and other complex traits, responses of populations to natural selection.|
|Kevin Kinney||Physiology, Immunology,
|Nervous System - Immune interactions, particularly in reptiles and amphibians.|
|Sarah Mordan-McCombs||Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics||Oxidative Stress in S. cerevisiae.
Novel Compounds for Treatment of Breast and Prostate Cancer.
|Henning Schneider||Neurobiology, Molecular Neurobiology, Physiology||Mechanisms of nicotine-dependence; Neurogenetics and genomics of nicotine-seeking behavior in zebrafish.|
|Janet Vaglia||Developmental, Evolutionary Development||Animal development, Evolution of Developmental pattering and Environmental Influences.|