Research Faculty

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Biological Sciences ScholarWorks@UNO

Nicola M. AnthonyDr. Nicola M. Anthony
Professor
Director, Midlo Center for
Ph.D. Cambridge University

103A Biology Building
504-280-1362
nanthony@uno.edu

Insect and vertebrate molecular ecology, historical biogeography and population genetics; conservation genetics

Anthony Lab
Central African Duiker Project
Central African Biodiversity Alliance

Charles D. Bell, Ph.D.Dr. Charles D. Bell
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (2003) Yale University

 

209 Biology Building
504-280-7057
cdbell1@uno.edu

Phylogenetic systematics & biogeography of plants

The Bell Plant Evolution & Phylogenetics Lab

Dr. Mary ClancyDr. Mary Clancy
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (1980) Princeton University

 

226 Biology Building
504-280-6734
mclancy@uno.edu

Molecular genetics of regulation of meiosis and sporulation in yeast

Philip DeVries, Ph.D.Dr. Philip DeVries
Professor
Ph.D. (1987) University of Texas at Austin

 

207 Biology Building
504-280-1284
pdevries@uno.edu

Insect diversity, ecology, evolution, and conservation biology in broad contexts

DeVries' Lab @ UNO

Jerome Howard, Ph.D.Dr. Jerome Howard
Associate Professor
Ph.D. University of Iowa

 

221 Biology Building
504-280-5441
jjhoward@uno.edu

Plant-animal interactions, biology of social insects, behavioral ecology and conservation biology, biology of invasive species

Steve Johnson, Ph.D.Dr. Steve Johnson
Professor and Dean of the College of Sciences
Ph.D. (1990) University of Kansas

 

LA 133
504-280-6309
sgjohnso@uno.edu

Conservation genetics; evolutionary ecology; evolution of sex; host-parasite interactions.

Johnson's Lab @ UNO
Col. Allan Millett, Ph.D.Dr. Simon Lailvaux
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (2005) Tulane University

 

120 Biology Building
504-280-6740
slailvau@uno.edu

Sexual selection, physiological and evolutionary ecology, whole-organism performance.

Integrative Ecology and Evolution Lab @ UNO

Zhengchang Liu, Ph.D.Dr. Zhengchang Liu
Associate Professor
Ph.D. University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

 

227 Biology Building
504-280-6314
zliu5@uno.edu

Signal Transduction Pathways in Yeast

Liu's Lab @ UNO

Carla Penz, Ph.D.Dr. Carla Penz
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (1996) University of Texas at Austin

 

2093 Science Building
504-280-1142
cpenz@uno.edu

Insect biology and diversification, with particular emphasis on phylogenetic systematics in Neotropical butterflies

Penz Lab @ UNO

Michael Pirrier, Ph.D.Dr. Michael Poirrier
Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. Zoology, LA State University 1969

 

115 Biology Building
504-280-7041
mpoirrie@uno.edu

Invertebrate Zoology and Aquatic Ecology.

Bernard Rees, Ph.D. Dr. Bernard Rees
Professor
Ph.D. University of Colorado

 

234 Biology Building
504-280-6743
brees@uno.edu

Comparative biochemistry and physiology; Adaptation of aquatic animals to low oxygen; Environmental control of gene expression; Proteomics in comparative biology.

Wendy Schluchter, Ph.D. Wendy Schluchter
Professor and Chair
Ph.D. (1994) Penn State University

 

232 Biology Building
504-280-7194
wschluch@uno.edu

Microbial physiology; cyanobacterial photosynthesis; biosynthesis of light-harvesting proteins and environmental influences on gene expression

Selected Work

Sridhar, Ph.D.Dr. Vaniyambadi Sridhar
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (2002) Madras University

 

200 Biology Building
504-280-7057
vsridhar@uno.edu

Epigenetics; DNA methylation and histone modification in Arabidopsis.