Biology Experts

Chad Bishop

College of Forestry and Conservation 

Area of Expertise:

Conserving and Managing Wildlife; Field-Based and Analytical Techniques for Researchers; Habitat Ecology; Wildlife Education and Research

Jedediah Brodie

Division of Biological Sciences 

Area of Expertise:

Biodiversity Conservation; Climate Change; Landscape Connectivity; Mammals; Plant-animal Interactions; Tropical Ecology 

Sarah Certel

Division of Biological Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Neuroscience; Amine Neuron Function, Gene Regulation, Neural Circuitry, Animal Agression

Natalie Dawson

College of Forestry and Conservation 

Area of Expertise:

Biogeography; Conservation Genetics; Evolution; Public Lands; International Protected Area Management; Mammalogy

Victoria Dreitz

Ecosystem & Conservation Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Conservation Biology; Population Dynamics; Demographic Modeling; Avian Ecology; Species Conservation; Private Lands; Prairie Ecosystems

Lisa Eby

College of Forestry and Conservation 

Area of Expertise:

Aquatic Ecology and Fish Ecology; Food Web Interactions; Influence of Landscape and Habitat Changes on Aquatic Systems; Population and Community Ecology
 

Douglas Emlen

Division of Biological Sciences 

Area of Expertise:

Animal Weaponry; Beetles; Evolutionary Biology

Mark Hebblewhite

College of Forestry and Conservation 

Area of Expertise:

Conservation and Management Consequences to Wildlife Population Dynamics; Wildlife Predation and Foraging

Winsor Lowe

College of Forestry and Conservation 

Area of Expertise:

Ecology and Population Biology; Evolution

Angela Luis

College of Forestry and Conservation 

Area of Expertise:

Conservation of Wildlife Populations; Population, Community and Disease Ecology; Theoretical Ecology

Paul M. Lukacs

College of Forestry and Conservation 

Area of Expertise:

Ecological Problems in Wildlife Population Dynamics; Ecological Theory; Wildlife Management

Michael Minnick

Division of Biological Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Microbiology: molecular microbiology, microbial pathogenesis, medical microbiology

Marine invertebrates (mollusks)

Dave Naugle

College of Forestry and Conservation 

Area of Expertise:

Grassland and Wetland Bird Conservation; Relationships Between Organisms and Habitats; Wildlife Ecology 

Anna Sala

Division of Biological Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Plant Biology; Plant Responses to the Environment with Emphasis on Trees; Tree Responses to Fire; Tree-Bark Beetle Interactions

Bret Tobalske

Division of Biological Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Comparative biomechanics: anatomy, physiology, and fluid dynamics of animal locomotion in the air and water

Andrew Whiteley

College of Forestry and Conservation 

Area of Expertise:

Ecology; Fish Conservation, Genetics and Genomics

Art Woods

Division of Biological Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Effect of Large-Scale Climate Change on Small Scale Organisms, Especially Insects; Projecting Large-Scale Data into Small-Scale Habitats