Cherie Briggs

Professor

2112 Noble Hall
Dr. Briggs’ research combines modeling and experiments to understand the factors affecting the dynamics of animal populations.

Deron Burkepile

Associate Professor

4312 Marine Science Institute
Marine ecology, community ecology, trophic interactions, coral reefs.

Scott D. Cooper

Research Professor

2136 Noble Hall
Freshwater biology, stream ecology, salmonid restoration, conservation biology, land use, fires, scaling, meta-analysis.

Carla D'Antonio

Professor

4002 Bren Hall
Terrestrial plant community and ecosystem ecology, controls over vegetation change, feedbacks, restoration ecology.

Thomas Even

EEMB Vice Chair
Senior Lecturer

4322 Life Sciences Building
Population and community ecology, river ecology, predator-prey interactions, science education.

Steve Gaines

Professor

2410 Bren Hall
Marine ecology, sustainable fisheries, aquaculture, oceans and climate change.

Sally Holbrook

Professor

3316 Marine Science Institute
Marine ecology, community ecology, species interactions.

Debora Iglesias-Rodriguez

Professor
Faculty Graduate Advisor
Diversity Program Officer

3151 Marine Biotech
Debora Iglesias-Rodriguez has worked for twenty years on diversity and function in marine phytoplankton combining molecular approaches, carbon physiology and biogeochemistry in the lab and in the field.

Armand Kuris

Professor

2002 Marine Biotech
Our laboratory is engaged in four interlocking areas of research. The underlying theory being developed in our lab concerns the nature of adaptive peaks for different types of trophic interactions (links in the food web; predator/prey, parasite/host).

Susan J. Mazer

Professor

4119 Life Sciences Building
Quantitative evolutionary genetics, mating system evolution, adaptation, pollination ecology, and floral evolution.

Douglas McCauley

Assistant Professor

2314 Marine Science Institute
Ecology; Conservation Science.

John M. Melack

Professor

4424 Bren Hall
Dr. Melack studies ecological processes in lakes, wetlands and streams and their catchments throughout the world.

Holly Moeller

Assistant Professor

1120 Noble Hall
Uses mathematics, experiments, and field observations to understand how metabolic interactions between species shape the structure and function of ecological communities.

William Murdoch

Research Professor

2108 Noble Hall
Population ecology; regulation of populations; predator-prey relationships.

Roger Nisbet

Research Professor

2001 Noble Hall
Ecological theory and modeling, ecotoxicology, ecophysiology.

Ryoko Oono

Assistant Professor

1116 Noble Hall
Plant-microbe evolution and ecology, microbial species diversity and taxonomy, evolution of symbiosis.

Jonathan N. Pruitt

Associate Professor

2124 Noble Hall
Explores the ecological consequences of individual variation in behavior for individuals, populations, and communities.

Alyson Santoro

Assistant Professor

2155 Marine Science Institute
Marine microbial ecology, nitrogen cycling.

Russell Schmitt

Professor

3314 Marine Science Institute
Population and community ecology; applied ecology; consumer-resource interactions; marine invertebrates and reef fishes.

David A. Siegel

Professor
Director, Earth Research Institute

6844 Ellison Hall
Professor Siegel’s research focuses on aquatic ecosystems and their functioning using the tools of an applied physicist, radiative transfer and fluid mechanics.

Adrian Stier

Assistant Professor

2108 Noble Hall
Ocean Resilience: biodiversity, assembly, and sustainability of harvested ocean ecosystems.

Samuel Sweet

Professor

1124 Noble Hall
Distributional ecology and systematics of western North American and Australian amphibians and reptiles; ecology and systematics of monitor lizards; mechanics of intergrade zones and of speciational processes; crypsis; functional and evolutionary morphology; ethnozoology; conservation biology.

Lizzy Wilbanks

Assistant Professor

2128 Noble Hall
I am interested how microbial interactions and tightly-coupled biogeochemical cycles drive the ecological and evolutionary dynamics of populations, with a current focus on the bacteria and archaea of marine aggregates and biofilms.

Hillary Young

Associate Professor

2116 Noble Hall
Community ecology, conservation biology, global change biology, disease ecology, food-web ecology.