Faculty

DR. J. ALAN CLARK - Avian ecology, behavioral Ecology, and conservation biology
Assistant Professor; JD, MS, Michigan; PhD, Washington

DR. EDWARD B. DUBROVSKY - Hormonal control of development, cancer genes
Associate Professor; BS, Novosibirsk State; PhD, Institute of Cytology & Genetics, Novosibirsk, Russia

DR. SILVIA C. FINNEMANN - Cell biology of the retina and retinal degeneration
Associate Professor; Associate Chair of Graduate Studies; Diploma in Biochemistry; PhD, Free U Berlin, Germany

DR. CRAIG L. FRANK - Behavioral, physiological and biochemical adaptations of mammals to extreme environments
Associate Professor; BS, SUNY at Albany; MS, Kansas State; PhD, UC Irvine

DR. STEVEN FRANKS - Ecology and evolutionary dynamics of natural plant populations
Assistant Professor; AB, Brown; MS, PhD, Georgia

DR. EVON HEKKALA
- Genotypic response to biogeographic and anthropogenic factors. Community based sustainable resource use
Assistant Professor; PhD, Columbia

DR. GERARD F. IWANTSCH - Physiological and developmental interactions of the insect and its insect parasites
Associate Professor; Associate Chair Undergraduate Studies; BS, Loyola/Baltimore; MS, Delaware; PhD, Penn State

DR. SERGIOS-ORESTIS KOLOKOTRONIS - Molecular evolution of endangered species and pathogens, phylogeography, natural selection, phylogenomics, and comparative genomics
Assistant Professor; BS, U Paris-Sud XI, France; MA/MPhil/PhD, Columbia

DR. JAMES D. LEWIS - Plant, community and ecosystem responses to climate change, habitat fragmentation, invasive organisms and urbanization
Professor; Department Chair; BS/MS, Penn State; PhD, Duke

DR. PATRICIO I. MENESES - Molecular biology and virus-host interactions of papillomaviruses
Associate Professor; BS, SUNY Stony Brook; PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College

DR. JASON MUNSHI-SOUTH - Animal behavior, population genetics, urban ecology
Associate Professor; AB, Chicago; PhD, Maryland

DR. ROBERT A. ROSS - Neurobiology and neuroblastoma
Professor; BA, Hobart; PhD, Cornell

DR. BERISH Y. RUBIN - Genetic diseases
Professor; BS, CUNY City College; PhD, CUNY Graduate Center

REV. DANIEL J. SULLIVAN, SJ (Emeritus) - Biological control of insect pests
Professor; BS, MS, Fordham; PhD, UC Berkeley

DR. WILLIAM B. THORNHILL - Neurobiology and ion channel disorders
Professor; BS, Washington; PhD,  UC Santa Barbara

DR. AMY R. TUININGA - Fungal ecology
Associate Professor; BS, Washington; MS, Oregon State; PhD, Rutgers

DR. JOHN D. WEHR - Biodiversity of freshwater algae
Professor; Director of the Louis Calder Center; BS, Northern Arizona; MS, British Columbia; PhD, Durham

DR. QIZE WEI - Molecular signaling in cytoskeletal regulation
Associate Professor; MS, Guangxi Medical U; MD, Youjiang Medical College; PhD, Peking Union Medical College