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Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science Faculty

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Research & Scholarship


Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
Associate Curator of Vertebrate Zoology, ANS
ANS
ebd29@drexel.edu
215.299.1133
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Paleontology focused on vertebrate fauna of the Late Devonian Period

Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Curator, Department of Entomology, ANS
Entomology, ANS
jkg78@drexel.edu
215.299.1141
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Biodiversity, evolution and ecology of freshwater insects, particularly Diptera, in New World and Mongolia; Biodiversity of insects in New Jersey Pine Barrens

Professor Emerita, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science

kilhams@drexel.edu
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Climate change; aquatic ecology; physiological ecology of phytoplankton ; tropical stream food webs

Research Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 315
dak29@drexel.edu
215.895.1270
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Physiological ecology, ecosystem services and restoration of suspension-feeding bivalves; ecology and restoration of coastal wetlands; climate change

Assistant Research Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Watershed Ecology Section Lead, Patrick Center of Environmental Research, ANS

Stefanie.a.kroll@drexel.edu
215.299.1106
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Watershed and stream ecology, aquatic macroinvertebrate ecology and as bioindicators, restoration ecology, human stressors on aquatic ecosystems, climate change

Assistant Research Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Senior Scientist & Biogeochemistry Section Leader, Patrick Center for Environmental Research, ANS
Patrick Center, ANS
marie.kurz@drexel.edu
215.299.1018
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Solute sources and cycling in freshwater systems; Stream metabolism & ecosystem functioning; Geochemical-ecological interactions; Groundwater-surface water interactions; Adaptive management of water resources and aquatic ecosystems.

Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
Assistant Curator of Botany, ANS
ANS
tl534@drexel.edu
215.299.1051
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Botany; phylogenetic reconstruction; evolution of plant specialized metabolism, plant-insect interactions, and plant functional morphology

Assistant Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 314
amanda.c.lough@drexel.edu
215.895.6456
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Seismic events associated with volcanoes, both in eruptive cycles and in quiescence

Professor Emeritus, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Curator Emeritus, ANS

jgl43@drexel.edu
215.405.5069
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Systematic biology, biodiversity and diversification of fishes, morphology and paleontology

Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science;
Curator of Botany, Director of the Center for Systematic Biology and Evolution, ANS

rmm45@drexel.edu
215.299.1139
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Biodiversity; evolution; ecology; and, specifically charophyte and conjugating green algae.

Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 318
mike.oconnor@drexel.edu
215.895.2637
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
  • Department of Biology
Research & Teaching Interests

Physiological and biophysical ecology


Professor
PISB 321
so356@drexel.edu
215.571.4177
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
  • Department of Biology
Research & Teaching Interests

Animal behavior, neuroecology, social insects, tropical ecology, thermal physiology


Professor Emeritus, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Senior Curator Emeritus, ANS
Entomology, ANS
do332@drexel.edu
215.299.1188
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Taxonomy and biogeography of Orthoptera, particularly grasshoppers and crickets; origin of species

Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
Assistant Curator of Diatoms, ANS
Diatom Herbarium, ANS
mp895@drexel.edu
215.405.5068
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Taxonomy; Ecology; Biogeography of freshwater and coastal diatoms

Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Pilsbry Chair of Malacology, ANS
Malacology, ANS
gr347@drexel.edu
215.299.1033
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Malacology Systematic Biology Evolutionary Biology

Professor
PISB 325
jar337@drexel.edu
215.895.1643
Department
  • Department of Biology
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Molecular Ecology, Symbiosis, Metagenomics

Assistant Research Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science; Director of the Environmental Studies and Sustainability Program
Dolan Fellow for Innovation in Water Science, Patrick Center for Environmental Research, ANS
Patrick Center 336
as5293@drexel.edu
215.299.1025
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Environmental policy and politics, urban planning, sustainability and resilience transitions, policy implementation, local knowledge and community science

Assistant Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
Assistant Curator, ANS
ANS, Room 304
jsessa@drexel.edu
215.299.1149
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Paleoecology, ocean acidification, extinction recovery dynamics, global warming

Instructor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science Director, DESLA Summer Program

rvs33@drexel.edu
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Shorebird Ecology and Conservation; Amphibians of the NJ Pine Barrens; Restoration Ecology; Climate Change – Regional Effects and Education

Professor Emeritus

spotiljr@drexel.edu
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Physiological ecology, Biophysical Ecology and Conservation Biology

Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 322
loyc@drexel.edu
215.571.4673
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Volcano remote sensing and monitoring, volcanic gases, igneous petrology and geochemistry, Large Igneous Provinces

Department Head and Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; VP for Academy Science, ANS
ANS, 2nd Floor
djv23@drexel.edu
215.299.1147
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Fate and transport of chemical contaminants; Stable isotope and nutrient biogeochemistry; Sediment geochemistry and deposition; Water quality

Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science
PISB 315
dcw33@drexel.edu
215.895.2266
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Urban Ecology, Conservation Biology, Pine Barrens Ecology, Marine Ecology, STEM Diversity & Inclusion, International Education, International STEM Mentorship

Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science; Wetlands Section Leader, Patrick Center for Environmental Research, ANS
PCER, ANS
elizabeth.b.watson@drexel.edu
215.299.1109
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Wetlands Ecology, Global Change, Ecohydrology, Paleoecology, Spatial Analyses

Associate Professor, Department of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science; Associate Curator of Ornithology, ANS
Ornithology Department, ANS
Jason.D.Weckstein@drexel.edu
215.299.1023
Department
  • Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science
Research & Teaching Interests Biodiversity, systematics, phylogenetics, and evolutionary biology of birds and their parasites.

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