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Biology Faculty

Distinguished Professor/Whitney Faculty
Whitney Marine Lab
904.461.4034

bwa@ufl.edu
Interests: Chemical Senses: Olfaction
Associate Professor
621 Bartram Hall
352.392.3550

cbaer@ufl.edu
Interests: Population and Evolutonary Genetics
Associate Professor/Graduate Coordinator
407 CGRC
352.273.8624

bbarbazuk@ufl.edu
Interests: Computational, Comparative and Functional Genomics
Assistant Scientist
111 Bartram Hall
352.392.6914

mjb01@ufl.edu
Interests: Theoretical ecology
Distinguished Professor
320 Carr Hall
352.392.1126

bjorndal@ufl.edu
Interests: Nutritional ecology; ecology of sea turtles
Assistant Scientist
313 Carr Hall
352.392.5194

abolten@ufl.edu
Interests: Ecology and conservation of sea turtles
Associate Professor
514 Carr Hall
352.846.1124

ebraun68@ufl.edu
Interests: Evolutionary and comparative genomics
Assistant Professor
218 Carr Hall
352.392.2776

gburleigh@ufl.edu
Interests: Computational phylogenetics
Associate Professor/Director of Proteomics Facility
438 CGRC
352.273.8330

schen@ufl.edu
Interests: Plant signaling, metabolism and molecular networks.
Assistant Professor
321 Bartram Hall
352.273.0139

kchoe@ufl.edu
Interests: Animal Physiology and Molecular Biology
Undergraduate Coordinator/Lecturer
614 Carr Hall
352.846.1156

christine.davis@ufl.edu
Interests: Plant diversity, evolution, and systematics; bryology; plant-fungal symbioses
Lecturer
520 Carr Hall
352.392.2419

ngerlach@ufl.edu
Interests: Behavioral ecology; mating behavior and sexual selection
Associate Professor
409 Carr Hall
352.392.2743

gillooly@ufl.edu
Interests: Physiological ecology, community and ecosystem ecology, macroecology
Associate Scientist
301 C Dickinson Hall
352.273.1960

magitz@ufl.edu
Interests: Population genetics
Professor
621 Carr Hall
352.392.9169

harmon@ufl.edu
Interests: Molecular Biologist Signal Transduction
Adjunct Lecturer
619 Carr Hall


mkhart@ufl.edu
Interests: Behavioral and evolutionary ecology; cooperative strategies in nature; sex allocation in hermaphrodites.
Associate Professor
516A Bartram Hall
352.392.0009

bahauser@ufl.edu
Interests: Reproductive biology
Eminent Scholar
111 Bartram Hall
352.392.6917

rdholt@ufl.edu
Interests: Theoretical Ecology
Associate Professor
123 Bartram Hall
352.392.5878

djulian@ufl.edu
Interests: Comparative and ecological physiology
Adjunct Lecturer
310A Bartram Hall


fkaplan@ufl.edu
Interests: Plant abiotic and biotic stress
Associate Professor
528 Bartram Hall
352.846.3737

rkimball@ufl.edu
Interests: Behavioral ecology; Molecular phylogenetics
Assistant Professor
Whitney Marine Lab
904.461.4011

jliao@whitney.ufl.edu
Interests: Biomechanics and neurobiology of fish behavior
Assistant Professor
317 Carr Hall
352.392.1540

jlichstein@ufl.edu
Interests: Forest dynamics; biodiversity; carbon cycle; climate change
Professor
122 Bartram Hall
352.392.1101

hblill@ufl.edu
Interests: Physiology and ecology of reptiles and amphibians
Professor
509 Carr Hall
352.846.2510

mcmack@ufl.edu
Interests: Ecosystem Ecology
Professor
326 Bartram Hall
352.392.5856

malcmaden@ufl.edu
Interests: Developmental and Regenerative Biology
Director of the Whitney Laboratory/Professor
Whitney Marine Lab
904.461.4051

mqmartin@whitney.ufl.edu
Interests: Experimental Embryology and Evo-Devo
Assistant Professor
213 Carr Hall
352.273.0123

stuartmcdaniel@ufl.edu
Interests: Evolutionary genetics
Professor
311 Bartram Hall
352.392.3275

miyamoto@ufl.edu
Interests: Molecular systematics and evolution
Associate Professor
115 Carr Hall
352.273.0121

oppenhe@ufl.edu
Interests: Cell Biology
Associate Professor
411 Carr Hall
352.392.6357

tmp@ufl.edu
Interests: Mutualism, tropical ecology; community ecology; plant-animal interactions
Assistant Professor
309 Carr Hall
352.392.2784

josemi@ufl.edu
Assistant Professor
617A Bartram Hall
and EPI
352.273.6684

pulliam@ufl.edu
Interests: Infectious disease dynamics, viral host jumps, quantitative ecology
209 Carr Hall
352.392.1486

fep@ufl.edu
Interests: Ecology
Assistant Professor/Whitney Lab
Whitney Lab
904.461.4046

jfryan@ufl.edu
Interests: Evolutionary Genomics Using experimental biology and bioinformatic techniques to address questions at the intersection of evolutionary biology, developmental biology, and ecology
418 Carr Hall
352.392.7913

tschuur@ufl.edu
Interests: Ecosystem Ecology
Professor
Whitney Marine Lab Rm 27
904.461.4030

seaver@whitney.ufl.edu
Interests: Evolution and development of marine invertebrates
Assistant Professor
521A Bartram Hall
352.392.1098

emilysessa@ufl.edu
Interests: Plant systematics; genomics; reticulate evolution; physiological ecology
Adjunct Lecturer
316 Bartram
3921175

madsmith@ufl.edu
Interests: Behavioral ecology
617 Carr Hall
352.392.9647

bsmocovi@ufl.edu
Interests: Evolutionary theory, systematics and history
Distinguished Professor
FLMNH
352.273.1963

dsoltis@ufl.edu
Interests: Systematics
Lecturer/Undergraduate Coordinator UF Biology Major
214B Bartram Hall
352.273.0115

wespencer@ufl.edu
Interests: Applied wetland ecology
Associate Professor/Associate Chair
610 Bartram Hall
352.392.1636

stmary@ufl.edu
Interests: Behavioral ecology; sexual selection
Coordinator of Laboratories
208 Carr Hall
352.392.8130

kvliet@ufl.edu
Interests: Crocodilian physiology and ecology
Department Chair
427 Bartram Hall
352.392.9925

mlwayne@ufl.edu
Interests: Host-parasite coevolution; evolutionary genetics and genomics
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Joint Faculty

Professor/Whitney Faculty
Whitney Marine Lab
904.461.4022

battelle@whitney.ufl.edu
Interests: Biochemistry of Vision
Associate Curator/Museum Faculty
FLMNH


jbloch@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Vertebrate paleontology
Assistant Curator/Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.273.1979

ncellinese@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: 1) taxonomy, systematics, and biogeography
2) biodiversity informatics and phyloinformatics.
Professor/Joint Faculty
406 CGRC
352.273.8099

mjcohn@ufl.edu
Interests: Developmental biology and evolution
Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.392.1721 x485

dsjones@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Invertebrate paleontology
Assistant Curator/Museum Faculty
McGuire Hall
352.273.2018

kawahara@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Phylogenomics, systematics, evolution and behavior of insects
Professor, Curator and Chair
FLMNH
352.273.1944

kowalewski@ufl.edu
Interests: Paleoecology, taphonomy, geochronology, stratigraphy, quantitative methods, marine ecology, conservation biology, mollusks, brachiopods
Professor/Whitney Faculty
Whitney Marine Lab
904.461.4036

pjl@whitney.ufl.edu
Interests: Developmental and Molecular Biology of Disease Vector Arthropods
Curator/Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.392.1721 x496

bmacfadd@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Vertebrate paleontology
Curator/Museum Faculty
214 Dickinson Hall
352.376.5570

steven@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Plant paleontology
Professor/Whitney Faculty
Whitney Laboratory


moroz@whitney.ufl.edu
Interests: Genomic Bases of Memory and Neuronal Evolution
Scientist/Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.337.6649

lpage1@ufl.edu
Interests: Ichthyology
Curator/Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.392.1721 x476

paulay@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Invertebrate evolution & biogeography
Associate Curator/Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.392.1721 x220

dreed@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Mammalogy; Host-parasite coevolution
Eminent Scholar/Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.392.1721 x509

srobinson@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Conservation biology; Avian ecology
Distinguished Prof./Museum Faculty
Dickinson Hall
352.273.1964

psoltis@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Polyploidy and plant phylogenetics
Curator/Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.392.1721 x465

dws@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Avian ecology and paleoecology
Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.392.1721 x456

fgt@flmnh.ufl.edu
Emeritus Museum Faculty
FLMNH


webb@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Vertebrate Paleontology
Curator/Museum Faculty
FLMNH
352.392.5934

orchid@flmnh.ufl.edu
Interests: Orchid systematics
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Courtesy Faculty

Courtesy Faculty
University of Buffalo
716.881.7823

vaalbert@buffalo.edu
Interests: Angiosperm evolution and floral developmental genetics
Courtesy Faculty
INRA, French Guiana


chris.baraloto@ecofog.gf
Interests: Community ecology and tropical forest conservation
Professor/Courtesy Faculty
522 Carr Hall
352.392.5949

dgordon@ufl.edu
Interests: Conservation biology
Courtesy Faculty

352.372.3086

tolkos@aol.com
Interests: Focuses on grasses and the flora of Florida along with various topics relating to forensic botany.
Courtesy Faculty
Joseph W. Jones Research Ctr.
229.889.9537

kay.kirkman@jonesctr.org
Interests: Vegetation dynamics in response to disturbance, restoration of species diversity of the native ground cover, and conservation biology of rare plant species
Courtesy Faculty
518 Carr Hall
352.392.4234

kitajima@ufl.edu
Interests: Plant functional ecology
Courtesy Faculty
627 Bartram Hall
352.392.9201

osenberg@ufl.edu
Interests: Population, community, and aquatic ecology
Courtesy Faculty
511 Bartram Hall


romero@ufl.edu
Interests: Evolution and ecophysiology of plant defenses; conservation biology
Courtesy Faculty



Jeffrey.Shima@vuw.ac.nz
Interests: Quantitative ecology
Courtesy Faculty

239.283.7910

gultsch@bama.ua.edu
Interests: Physiological ecology and comparative physiology.
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Emeritus

Emeritus Professor
209 Rolfs Hall
352.392.7919

gbowes@ufl.edu
Interests: Physiology & Biochemistry
Emeritus Professor
320 Bartram Hall
352.392.1297

hjb@ufl.edu
Interests: Animal Behavior; Ethology; Behavioral ecology
Emeritus Professor
209 Rolfs Hall
352.392.1094

davis@ufl.edu
Interests: Phycology
Scientist/Emeritus Professor
200 McGuire Hall
352.392.5894 x490

tcemmel@ufl.edu
Interests: Lepidopteran biodiversity and conservation
Emeritus Professor
317 Bartram Hall
352.392.1489

devans@ufl.edu
Interests: Comparative and environmental physiology
Emeritus Professor
322A Carr Hall
352.392.1095

jackewel@ufl.edu
Interests: Ecology
Emeritus Professor

352.376.5570

griffly3@yahoo.com
Emeritus Professor



holling@ufl.edu
Interests: Theoretical ecology
Emeritus Professor



Interests: Ecological Genetics/ Chemical Ecology
Distinguished Professor
378 Dickinson Hall
352.273.1983

lyonia@ufl.edu
Interests: Systematics
Emeritus Professor



carmine@ufl.edu
Interests: Mosquito ecology and biology
Emeritus Professor
3171 McCarty A
352.392.7927

terrywl@ufl.edu
Interests: Anatomy/Morphology
Emeritus Professor
322 Carr
352.392.1097

fjmaturo@ufl.edu
Interests: Morphology, ecology, systematics, and zoogeography of marine invertebrates
Emeritus Professor
428 Bartram Hall
352.392.1178

bkm@ufl.edu
Interests: Evolution of endotherms
Emeritus Professor



Interests: Mycology/Physiology
Emeritus Professor
410A Bartram Hall
352.392.2499

fnordlie@ufl.edu
Interests: Fish ecophysiology
Emeritus Professor



jon@ufl.edu
Interests: Systematics, spider biology
Emeritus Professor
301A BRT
352.372.8711

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