People

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.


 

Greg Anderson
Assistant in Instruction
Biology
Lori Banks


Asst. Professor Microbiology

Ryan Bavis


Helen A. Papaioanou
Professor
Biological Sciences
Animal Physiology

Louise Brogan

Lecturer
Biology, Genetics, and Molecular Biology

Don Dearborn


Professor
Evolution, Behavior, and Conservation Biology
Chair of Biology
On Leave AY ’21-’22

Katie Dobkowski

Visiting Asst. Professor
Marine Ecology

Carla Essenberg

Asst. Professor
Plant Ecology

April Hill 


Wagener Family Professor of Equity and Inclusion

Biology, Genetics, Evolution, and Development
On Leave AY ’20-’21

Brett A. Huggett

Assoc. Professor
Plant Physiology and
Functional Morphology
Study Abroad Adviser

Martin Kruse

Asst. Professor
Neurobiology

Amy McDonough

Assistant in Instruction
Chemistry and Biology

Andrew Mountcastle

Asst. Professor
Functional Morphology

Karen Palin


Lecturer
Microbiology and Epidemiology

Bruno Salazar-Perea

Lecturer
Biology, Anatomy and Physiology
Pre-Health Professions Adviser.

Larissa Williams

Assoc. Professor
Molecular Toxicology and Development

Lee Abrahamsen
Director, Medical Studies
Professor – Emerita

William Ambrose
Professor – Emeritus
Marine Ecology

Pam Baker
Professor – Emerita
Immunology

Nancy Kleckner
Professor – Emerita
Neurobiology

Robert Thomas
Professor – Emeritus
Plant Physiology

Sharon Kinsman
. Professor – Emerita
Plant Ecology