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

Melody Bernot

Melody Bernot

Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education
AD 326

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

Department Chair of the Department of Environmental, Geology, and Natural Resources and Professor of Biology
AR 117

765-285-8842

J.M. Shireen Desouza

J.M. Shireen 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 Gooley

Aaron Gooley

Assistant Teaching Professor of Biology
CL 121

765-285-9206

Robert Haney

Robert 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

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

William Rogers

William Rogers

Professor of Biology
CL 169C

765-285-8802

Douglas Roossien

Douglas Roossien

Assistant Professor of Biology
CL 171D

765-285-9209

Eric Rubenstein

Eric Rubenstein

Associate Professor of Biology
CL 171A

765-285-8805

Donald Ruch

Donald Ruch

Professor of Biology
CL 223D

765-285-8829

Bikram Sharma

Bikram Sharma

Assistant Professor of Biology
CL 171C

765-285-8817

Philip Smaldino

Philip Smaldino

Assistant 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

765-285-8824

Patricia Kleeberg

Patricia Kleeberg

Administrative Coordinator
CL 121

765-285-8820

Cheryl LeBlanc

Cheryl LeBlanc

Orchid Collection Curator
ROGH

765-285-8839

Sarah Williams

Sarah Williams

Academic Advisor for Biology
CL 125A

765-285-1620

Chay Reigle

Chay Reigle

Assistant Communications Specialist
CL 121

765-285-8820

Melissa Schafstall

Melissa Schafstall

Office and Financial Assistant
CL 232

765-285-8857

John Taylor

John Taylor

Land Manager for the Field Station and Environmental Education Center
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