Name & Synopsis Contact Info Photo
Instructor of Biology
Gemma Bartha
Professor of Biology
Joseph Berger
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Interests
  • Natural product synthesis
  • Chemical education
Marisa Blauvelt
Assistant Professor of Environmental Biology
Interests
  • Fate of animal populations
  • Terrestrial animals in ecosystems
  • Management of species
Justin Compton
Instructor in Chemistry
Donna DiLullo
Instructor of Biology
Interests
  • RNAi drug development
  • Nutritional influence on brain functioning and dementia
Peter Embriano
Assistant Professor of Biology
Interests
  • Physiological ecology
  • Investigations of fuel metabolism in fasting marine mammals
  • Physiological costs of reproduction in songbirds
Melinda Fowler
Administrative Assistant
Heather Hitchcock
Associate Professor of Biology
Interests
  • Genetic engineering
  • Molecular biology
  • Cell culture/biology
Hai Kinal
Instructor of Chemistry
Agnes Luzgin
Professor of Chemistry, Chair of Department of Biology/Chemistry
Interests
  • Science self-efficacy and attitudes toward science
  • Science misconceptions
Julie Smist
Professor of Chemistry, Distinguished Springfield Professor of Humanics
Interests
  • Teaching chemistry
  • History of chemistry
Frank Torre
Assistant Professor of Biology, Sports Biology Program Director
Interests

Role of integrins in growth and metastasis of ovarian cancer

Dustin Vale-Cruz
Biology/Chemistry Lab Coordinator
Sara Wojtas