Dr. Richard Bennett (Ph.D. University of Cincinnati)
Relationship between Chemical Weapons & Cancer
Dr. Alex Champagne (Ph.D. Ohio State University)
Evolutionary Physiology of Water Loss & Skin Lipids in Birds
Dr. Kimberly Delaney (Ph.D. Washington University in St. Louis)
RNA Binding Proteins and DNA Genome Organization
Dr. Cindy DeLoney-Marino (Ph.D. University of California - Riverside)
Symbiosis between Bioluminescent Bacterium & Bobtail Squid
Dr. Edith Hardcastle (Ph.D. University of Arkansas - Pine Bluff)
Conservation of Rare Plants & Plant Communities
Dr. Kyle Mara (Ph.D. University of South Florida)
Functional Morphology of Feeding & Locomotion
Dr. Henri Maurice (Ph.D. Rutgers University)
Plant Growth & Development and Prospecting for Biomedicines
Dr. Eric McCloud (Ph.D. University of Illinois - Urbana)
Insect Behavior & Functional Morphology, Chemical Ecology, and Conservation Biology of Forests
Dr. Rebecca Sparks-Thissen (Ph.D. Princeton University)
Dr. Rex Strange (Ph.D. University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa)
Molecular & Evolutionary Genetics of Fishes
Dr. Brent Summers (Ph.D. University of Louisville)
Marine and Freshwater invertebrate ecology, Marine Protected Area Conservation Biology
Check out our recent Biology department publications:
Spottail Darter (Etheostoma squamiceps) Spawning Ecology in Southwestern Indiana: a Long-Term Study. Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science. 2018. 126(2): 158-165.
Evans MA, Spieth PT, RL Sparks-Thissen. The Escherichia coli Inner Membrane Protein YhimM is Necessary for Efficient Attachment of Bacteriophage T4. Fine Focus. 2018. 4(1). 103-115.
Strange RM and KJ Delaney.
First Report of a Mitochondrial Pseudogene in Agnathan Vertebrates (Cyclostomata: Petromyzontidae). Journal of Molecular Evolution. 2018. 86(3-4): 187-189.