Faculty and Staff


Biology Faculty

Kemuel Badger

Kemuel Badger

Department Chair of the Department of Biology and Professor of Biology
CL 121

765-285-8820

Jonathan Flickinger

Jonathan Flickinger

Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology

Jennifer Hill

Jennifer Hill

Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology

Melody J. Bernot

Melody J. Bernot

Professor of Biology
CP 189A

765-285-3716

Randall Bernot

Randall Bernot

Associate Professor of Biology
CP 189B

765-285-8844

Douglas Bernstein

Douglas Bernstein

Associate Professor of Biology
CL 231B

765-285-8851

Ann Blakey

Ann Blakey

Professor of Biology
CL 270A

765-285-8841

Lance Brand

Lance Brand

Instructor
CL 121

765-285-8820

Tim Carter

Tim Carter

Director of Field Stations and Environmental Education Center and Professor of Biology
AR 117

765-285-8842

Josephine Desouza

Josephine Desouza

Associate Professor of Biology
CL 168B

765-285-8856

Bryan Essien

Bryan Essien

Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology
CL 226E

765-285-8361

Aaron Clinton Gooley

Aaron Clinton Gooley

Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology
CL 121

765-285-8820

Rob Haney

Rob Haney

Assistant Professor of Biology
CL 326L

765-286-9208

Kamal Islam

Kamal Islam

Professor of Biology
CL 231A

765-285-8847

Kathleen Foster

Kathleen Foster

Assistant Professor of Biology
CL 326K

765-285-7785

Najma Javed

Najma Javed

Professor of Physiology
CL 359F

765-285-5637

Ashley Kalinski Kalinski

Ashley Kalinski Kalinski

Assistant Professor of Biology
CL 121

765-285-8827

Marie Kelly-Worden

Marie Kelly-Worden

Associate Professor of Physiology
CL 367E

765-285-5997

David LeBlanc

David LeBlanc

Professor of Biology
CL 223C

765-285-8832

Gen Mager

Gen Mager

Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology
CL 171E

765-285-8886

Cassandra Martin

Cassandra Martin

Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology
CL 229A

765-285-6542

Tom McConnell

Tom McConnell

Professor of Biology
CL 168A

765-285-8840

Susan McDowell

Susan McDowell

Professor
CL 171c

765-285-8846

John McKillip

John McKillip

Professor of Biology
CL 125A

765-285-8830

Jennifer Metzler

Jennifer Metzler

Teaching Professor of Biology
CL 232A

765-285-8848

James Olesen

James Olesen

Assistant Professor of Biology
CL 229D

765-285-3510

Jessica Peebles-Spencer

Jessica Peebles-Spencer

Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology
CL 223A

765-285-1137

Mark Pyron

Mark Pyron

Professor of Biology
CL 229C

765-285-8852

Allison Rober

Allison Rober

Associate Professor of Environmental Biology
CL 229E

765-285-6955

Rona Robinson-Hill

Rona Robinson-Hill

Assistant Professor of Biology
CL 226A

765-285-8826

Douglas Roossien

Douglas Roossien

Assistant Professor of Biology
CL 171D

765-285-9209

Eric (VJ) Rubenstein

Eric (VJ) Rubenstein

Professor of Biology
CL 171A

765-285-8805

Bikram Sharma

Bikram Sharma

Assistant Professor of Biology
CL 171C

765-285-8817

Philip Smaldino

Philip Smaldino

Associate Professor of Cell Biology
CL 231E

765-285-3675

Jason True

Jason True

Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology
CL 171B

765-285-8837

Paul Venturelli

Paul Venturelli

Associate Professor of Fisheries and Director of PhD in Environmental Sciences
CL 231C

765-285-8812

Jess Ward

Jess Ward

Assistant Professor of Animal Behavior
CL 121

765-285-8859

Kevin Wyatt

Kevin Wyatt

Associate Professor of Biology
CL 223E

765-285-8836

Marianna Zamlauski-Tucker

Marianna Zamlauski-Tucker

Assistant Professor of Physiology
CL 367C

765-285-8360


Biology Staff

Susan Calvin

Susan Calvin

Laboratory Technician
CL 128

765-285-8850

Janet Carmichael

Janet Carmichael

Departmental Secretary
CL 121

765-285-8821

Erica Forstater

Erica Forstater

Environmental Education and Greenhouse Coordinator
CL 121

765-285-8103

Sharyl Grant

Sharyl Grant

Operational Coordinator FSEEC
GH 5511

765-285-2641

Scott Hahn

Scott Hahn

PT Lab Coordinator Technician
CL 171F

765-285-8824

Dee Hoffman

Dee Hoffman

Animal Laboratory Attendant
CL 171 F

765-285-8825

Patricia Kleeberg

Patricia Kleeberg

Administrative Coordinator
CL 121

765-285-8820

Cheryl LeBlanc

Cheryl LeBlanc

Orchid Collection Curator
ROGH

765-285-8839

Julie Ridgway

Julie Ridgway

Academic Advisor for Biology
CL 125B

765-285-1868

Sarah Williams

Sarah Williams

Academic Advisor for Biology
CL 125A

765-285-1620

Melissa Schafstall

Melissa Schafstall

Office and Financial Assistant
CL 232

765-285-8857

John Taylor

John Taylor

Land Manager and Restoration Ecologist
SS 111

765-285-2641

Cheryl Wright

Cheryl Wright

Animal Caretaker
CL 503

765-285-8365


Emeriti Faculty

Nancy Behforouz

Nancy Behforouz

Professor Emerita of Biology

765-285-8820

Gary Dodson

Gary Dodson

Professor Emeritus of Biology
CL 121

765-285-8820

Jon Hendrix

Jon Hendrix

Professor Emeritus of Biology

765-285-8820

Thomas Lauer

Thomas Lauer

Distinguished Professor Emeritus
CL 121

765-285-8820

James Mitchell

James Mitchell

Professor Emeritus of Biology
CL 231B

765-285-8820

Melissa Mitchell

Melissa Mitchell

Professor Emerita of Biology
CL 168B

765-285-8826

Carolyn Vann

Carolyn Vann

Professor Emerita of Biology

Carl Warnes

Carl Warnes

Chairperson Emeritus of the Department of Biology

765-285-8820

John Wilkins

John Wilkins

Associate Professor Honoratus
CL 121

765-285-8820