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Adjunct, Affiliate, and Emeritus Faculty

Dr. David Alexander
Associate Scientist, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Ph.D., Duke University, 1982
6010 Haworth Hall

Dr. Alexander's research focus is biomechanics - using techniques from engineering to study the physical properties of organisms and their interactions with their physical environment.

Dr. Kenneth Armitage
Baumgartner Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1954

Behavioral Ecology

Adjunct Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of New Mexico, 2003

Ecological Modeling

Associate Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., University of California

Dr. Greg Burg
Courtesy Assistant Professor (retired 6/31/2018)

Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1986

Medical and Veterinary Entomology, Insect Ecology

Courtesy Associate Professor
Higuchi Hall, room 135B

Ph.D., University of Florida, 1987


Adjunct Professor

Ph. D., University of Iowa, 1969

Plant Systematics

Courtesy Associate Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1970


Dr. Frank deNoyelles
Professor Emeritus, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Ph.D., Cornell University, 1971
Higuchi Hall

Dr. deNoyelles' interests include the use of in situ experimental methods in aquatic ecosystems and the effects of stress on aquatic ecosystems.

Bill Duellman

Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1956

Systematics, Herpetology

Dr. Daphne G. Fautin
Professor, Emerita, Senior Curator, Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1972

Dr. Fautin is an invertebrate zoologist specializing in sea anemones and in symbiosis.

Acting Director, Kansas Biological Survey, Courtesy Associate Professor

Ph.D., Kansas State University, 1985

Plant Systematics

Ph.D. Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris, 1987


Adjunct Research Professor

Dr. Greenfield's research interest is animal communication and sexual selection.

Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, 1978


Dr. Rudolf Jander
Professor, Emeritus

Dr. Jander's research focuses on experimental analysis of behavioral mechanisms and reconstruction of behavioral macro-evolution.

Courtesy Professor, Senior Scientist, Kansas Biological Survey

Ph.D., University of Kansas, 1991

Ecology, Ethnobotany

Research Associate

Ph.D. Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Münster, Germany, 1998


Dr. Craig Martin
Professor, Emeritus
Haworth Hall

Dr. Martin studies the biochemical, physiological, anatomical, and morphological responses of plants to stressful environments.

Dr. Ed Martinko
Professor Emeritus, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology , Ph.D., University of Kansas, 1976
Higuchi Hall

Dr. Martinko's interests include ecosystem ecology and management, landscape analysis and characterization, and remote sensing of natural and biological resources, integrated reservoir mapping and assessment, water quality analysis, ecosystems research, landscape ecology and insect community ecology.

Courtesy Foundation Distinguished Professor
Fraser Hall, Room 635

Ph.D. in Anthropology, University of Kansas
My research focuses on the use of molecular genetic methods to address long-standing questions in prehistory.

Lecturer/Academic Program Assoc.
2019 Haworth Hall

Ph.D., Cornell University, 2007

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., Utah State University, 1972

Quantitative Ecology, Population Dynamics

Dr. Edith L. Taylor
Professor Emerita, Senior Curator, Paleobotany
Haworth Hall

Dr. Taylor studies permineralized fossil plants and their paleoenvironments from the late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic of Antarctica

Professor, Emeritus
132 Foley Hall

Dr. Taylor directs Monarch Watch and conducts research on a variety of topics related to the evolution and ecological implications of life history traits in insects and plants.

Associate Professor Emeritus
6026 Haworth Hall

Dr. Timm studies the life history, ecology and conservation biology of mammals of the New World tropics. 

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. Indiana University

Paleontology, especially fossil marine green algae

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Ph.D. University of Kansas, 1992

Animal Behavior and visual BASIC programming

Professor Emerita

Ph.D. University of Minnesota, 1979

Evolution of skeletal diversity and morphology in modern and fossil amphibians

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., City University of New York, 1976

Systematics and Ichthyology


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