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RESEARCH FACULTY

LON CHUBIZ
Assistant Professor
Office: R340 Research Building.
Email: chubizl@umsl.edu
Microbiology

AIMEE DUNLAP
Assistant Professor
Office: 204 Stadler. Tel: 314 516-6578
Email: aimee.dunlap@umsl.edu
Evolution of cognition, foraging, behavioral ecology

CHARLES GRANGER
Professor
Office: R239a Research Building. Tel: 516-6226
Email: granger@umsl.edu
Science Education.

ROBERT MARQUIS
Professor
Office: S451 Stadler Hall. Tel: 516-6213
Email: robert_marquis@umsl.edu
Evolutionary ecology, plant-herbivore interactions

NATHAN MUCHHALA
Assistant Professor
Office: R428 Research Building
Email: n_muchhala@yahoo.com
Evolutionary ecology, tropical pollination systems, plant speciation

WENDY OLIVAS 
Associate Professor, Chair Biology Department
Office: S404b Stadler Hall Tel: 516-4241, 516-4177
Email: olivasw@umsl.edu
Molecular biology, RNA stability

PATRICIA PARKER
E. Desmond Lee Professor
Office: R442 Research Building. Tel: 516-7274, 516-7277
Email: pparker@umsl.edu
Disease ecology and population genetics

ROBERT RICKLEFS
Curators Professor
Office: R454 Research Building. Tel: 516-5101
Email: ricklefs@umsl.edu
Evolutionary ecology, historical biogeography

TERESA THIEL
Professor, Interim Dean of Arts and Sciences
Office: R440 Research Building. Tel: 516-6208, 516-5402
Email: thiel@umsl.edu
Molecular biology and biotechnology, cyanobacteria

XUEMIN (SAM) WANG
E. Desmond Lee and Family Fund Endowed Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
Office: R341 Research Building. Tel: 516-6219
Lab: Research Bldg R335, R337, R339 
Email: wangxue@umsl.edu
Plant Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

BETHANY ZOLMAN
Associate Professor
Office: R424 Research Building. Tel: 516-6205
Email: zolmanb@umsl.edu
Plant genetics and cell biology

TEACHING FACULTY

LAURA CATANO
Assistant Teaching Professor
Office: R226 Research Building. Tel: 
Email: catanol@umsl.edu

AMBROSE (TREY) KIDD
Assistant Teaching Professor
Office: S204A Stadler Hall. Tel: 516-6209
Email: kidda@umsl.edu

WILLIAM (BILL) KIST
Assistant Teaching Professor
Office: S303 Stadler Hall. Tel: 516-6202
Email: kistb@umsl.edu

LORI PAUL
Assistant Teaching Professor
Office: R225 Research Building. Tel: 516-6216
Email: llp@umsl.edu

MARC SPINGOLA
Associate Teaching Professor
Office: R242 Research Building. Tel: 516-6749
Email: spingola@umsl.edu
Molecular Biology.

CHRISTOPHER WOLIN
Assistant Teaching Professor
Office: R241 Research Building. Tel: 516-6210
Email: wolinc@umsl.edu

OFF-CAMPUS FACULTY

DAVID CLARK 
Research Professor and Adjunct Associate Professor
Office: off-campus. Tel: 719 310-4180
Email: dbclark50@yahoo.com
Tropical forest ecology, forest carbon cycling, high-spatial-resolution 
remote sensing, tropical tree demography, global change biology, 
biodiversity monitoring, long-term ecological studies

DEBORAH CLARK
Research Professor and Adjunct Associate Professor
Office: off-campus. Tel: 719 310-4180
Email: deborahanneclark@gmail.com
Tropical forest ecology, forest carbon cycling, global change

EMERITUS

PETER STEVENS
Professor Emeritus
Office: R327 Research Building. Tel: 516-6215, 577-0861
Email: peter.stevens@mobot.org
Plant Systematics, history of plant classification

ZULEYMA TANG-MARTINEZ
Professor Emeritus
Office: R322 Research Building. Tel: 516-6498
Email: zuleyma@umsl.edu
Animal behavior, chemical communication

LON WILKENS
Professor Emeritus
Office: R240 Research Building. Tel: 516-6222
Email: lon_wilkens@umsl.edu
Neurobiology, sensory systems of aquatic animals