Faculty

The strength of our Biology program depends on a vibrant and research-active faculty. Follow the links to learn more about our Faculty’s scholarship and teaching.


Lee Abrahamsen
Assoc. Professor
Microbiology
Medical Studies

Will Ambrose
Professor
Marine Ecology

Ryan Bavis
Helen A. Papaioanou Professor
of Biological Sciences
,
Chair of Biology
Animal Physiology

Don Dearborn
Professor
Evolution, Behavior and
Conservation Biology

Carla Essenberg
Asst. Professor
Plant Ecology

Brett A. Huggett
Asst. Professor
Plant Physiology and
Functional Morphology

Nancy Kleckner
Assoc. Professor
Neurobiology
On sabbatical leave
AY ’17/’18

Martin Kruse
Asst. Professor
Neurobiology

Derek Laux
Visiting Asst. Professor
Cellular and Molecular
Development

Andrew Mountcastle
Asst. Professor
Functional Morphology

 

 

 

Karen Palin
Lecturer
Microbiology and Epidemiology

Larissa Williams
Asst. Professor
Molecular Toxicology and Development

 

 

Pam Baker
Professor – Emerita
Immunology

 

 

Sharon Kinsman
Assoc. Professor – Emerita
Plant Ecology

 

 

Robert Thomas
Professor – Emeritus
Plant Physiology