Biology

Faculty & Staff

Faculty

Kara Cerveny - Website
Developmental biology, growth control, and the visual system

David A. Dalton - Website
Plant physiology; biological nitrogen fixation; forest ecophysiology

Robert H. Kaplan - Website
Evolutionary ecology; population biology; conservation biology

Keith Karoly - Website
Plant evolution; evolution of plant mating systems

Maryanne C. McClellan - Website
Cellular biology; hormonal regulation of growth and differentiation

Jay Mellies - Website
Microbiology; pathogenesis

Suzy Renn - Website
(On sabbatical 2013-14)
Behavioral biology; genomic analysis of animal behavior

Sarah Schaack - Website
(On sabbatical and leave 2013-14)
Genetics/genomics; transposable elements; mutation

Todd Schlenke - Website
Evolutionary genetics, host-parasite interactions.

Janis Shampay - Website
Molecular biology; chromosome structure and function

Erik Zornik - Website
Neurobiology, neural basis of behavior

Emeritus Faculty

Stephen W. Arch - Website
Regulatory biology; neurochemistry

Steven D. Black - Website
Developmental biology

Bert G. Brehm
Plant evolutionary biology

G. Frank Gwilliam
Neurobiology; invertebrate zoology; marine biology

Laurens N. Ruben - Website
Immunology

Peter J. Russell - Website
Molecular genetics: RNA virus gene expression in yeast

Staff

Kristy Gonyer
Biology Outreach Coordinator

Carey Booth - Details
Departmental Associate

Susan Buttrick
Administrative Coordinator

Kristine Hayes
Lab & Biology Stockroom Manager

Ned Knight - Details
Departmental Associate

Greta Glover
Laboratory Associate
(503) 517-7623

Post-doctoral researchers

Jeremy Coate - Website
Plant evolutionary biology; polyploidy; genomics

Leigh C. Latta IV - Website
Senior Research Associate
Ecological genomics; plasticity; mutation