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Contact the Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science

Faculty in the Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science are located in both the Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building on Drexel’s Main Campus and at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. For faculty-specific contact information, please view the directory. We encourage you to call or email before stopping by faculty offices, as all are actively engaged in research in the field!


Main Office

Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building (PISB)
3245 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Contact the Department: jla336@drexel.edu or 215.571.4639


Department Leadership

David Velinsky David Velinksy, PhD
Department Head
Phone: 215.299.1147 | Office: Patrick Center, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel
Email: djv23@drexel.edu
Dr. Sean O'Donnell Sean O'Donnell, PhD
Associate Department Head
Phone: 215.571.4177 | Office: PISB 321
Email: so356@drexel.edu

Administration

Susan Cole
Assistant Director
Adviser, Undergraduate and Graduate Students
Phone: 215.895.2905 | 3201 Arch Street, Suite 240
Email: coless@drexel.edu

Kristen Kepics
Science Administrator
Phone: 215.299.1065 | Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel, 2nd Floor
Email: kepics@ansp.org

Monet Flowers
Administrative Coordinator - ANSP
Phone: 215.299.1080 | Office: Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel, 2nd Floor
Email: mf72@drexel.edu

Jamie Arrigal
Administrative Assistant - BEES
Phone: 215.571.4639 | 3201 Arch Street, Suite 240
Email: jla336@drexel.edu

Matt Orlando
Grants Manager
Phone: 215.405.5093 | Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel, 2nd Floor
Email: mco36@drexel.edu

Roger Thomas
Operations Manager
Phone: 215.299.1105 | Office: Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel, 2nd Floor
Email: rlt47@drexel.edu