Research Faculty

Biological Sciences ScholarWorks@UNO

Research Faculty Member

Contact Information and Research Interests

Nicola M. Anthony, Associate Professor


Dr. Nicola M. Anthony
Associate Professor
Ph.D. Cambridge University

Phone: (504) 280-1362
Office: 103A  Biology Building
E-mail:  nanthony@uno.edu

Research Interests: Insect and vertebrate molecular ecology, historical biogeography and population genetics; conservation genetics

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Anthony's Research @ UNO
Central African Duiker Project

Charles D. Bell, Assistant Professor


Dr. Charles D. Bell
Assistant Professor, Fall 2008
Ph.D. (2003) Yale University

Phone: (504) 280-7057
Office: 209 Biology Building
E-mail:  cdbell1@uno.edu 

Research Interests: Phylogenetic systematics & biogeography of plants

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Research Site:
The Bell Plant Evolution & Phylogenetics Lab

Mary Clancy, Associate Professor


Dr. Mary Clancy
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (1980) Princeton University

Phone:(504) 280-6734
Office: 226 Biology Building
E-mail: mclancy@uno.edu

Research Interests: Molecular genetics of regulation of meiosis and sporulation in yeast

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Dr. Philip DeVries

Dr. Philip DeVries
Professor
Ph.D. (1987) University of Texas at Austin

Phone: (504) 280-1284
Office: 207 Biology Building
E-mail:  pdevries@uno.edu

Research Interests: Insect diversity, ecology, evolution, and conservation biology in broad contexts

SelectedWorks Site:

Devries' Lab @ UNO

Dr. Jerome Howard

Dr. Jerome Howard
Associate Professor
Ph.D. University of Iowa

Phone: (504) 280-5441
Office: 221 Biology Building 
Email:  jjhoward@uno.edu

Research Interests: Plant-animal interactions, biology of social insects, behavioral ecology and conservation biology, biology of invasive species 

SelectedWorks Site:

Howard's Lab @ UNO

Dr. Steve Johnson

Dr. Steve Johnson
Professor & Dean of the College of Sciences
Ph.D. (1990) University of Kansas

Phone: (504) 280-6309
Office: 1100 Science Building 
Email: sgjohnso@uno.edu

Research Interests: Conservation genetics; evolutionary ecology; evolution of sex; host-parasite interactions

SelectedWorks Site:

Johnson's Lab @ UNO

Dr. Simon Lailvaux

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Dr. Simon Lailvaux

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (2005) Tulane University

Phone: (504) 280-6740
Office: 120 Biology Building
Email:  slailvau@uno.edu

Research Interests: Sexual selection, physiological and evolutionary ecology, whole-organism performance

SelectedWorks Site:

Integrative Ecology & Evolution Lab @ UNO

Dr. Stanley Leibo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Dr. Stanley Leibo

Professor
Ph.D. (1963) Princeton University

Phone: (504) 280-6728
Office: 200A Computer Center
Email:  sleibo@uno.edu

Research Interests: Mammalian reproductive physiology; fertilization; development; and cryobiology

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Dr. Zhengchang Liu

Dr. Zhengchang Liu
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Phone: (504) 280-6314
Office: 227 Biology Building
Laboratory: 228  Biology Building
Email:  zliu5@uno.edu

Research Interests:Signal Transduction Pathways in Yeast

SelectedWorks Site:

Liu's Lab @UNO

Dr. Carla Penz

Dr. Carla Penz
Associate Professor
Ph.D. (1996) University of Texas at Austin

Phone: (504) 280-1142 
Office: 2093 Science Building
Email:  cpenz@uno.edu

Research Interests: Insect biology and diversification, with particular emphasis on phylogenetic systematics in Neotropical butterflies

SelectedWorks Site:

Penz Lab @ UNO

Dr. Michael Poirrier

Dr. Michael Poirrier
Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. Zoology, LA State University 1969

Phone: (504) 280-7041
Office: 115 Biology Building
Email:  mpoirrie@uno.edu

Research Interests: Invertebrate Zoology and
Aquatic Ecology

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Dr. Bernard Rees

Dr. Bernard Rees
Professor
Ph.D. University of Colorado

Phone: (504) 280-6743
Office:
234 Biology Building
Email: brees@uno.edu

Research Interests: Comparative biochemistry and physiology; Adaptation of aquatic animals to low oxygen; Environmental control of gene expression; Proteomics in comparative biology

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Dr. Wendy Schluchter

Dr. Wendy Schluchter
Professor and Chair
Ph.D. (1994) Penn State University

Phone: (504) 280-7194
Office: 
232 Biology Building
Email: wschluch@uno.edu

Research Interests: Microbial physiology; cyanobacterial photosynthesis; biosynthesis of light-harvesting proteins and environmental influences on gene expression

SelectedWorks Site: 
http://works.bepress.com/wendy_schluchter/

Schluchter's Research @ UNO

Dr. Vaniyambadi Sridhar

Dr. Vaniyambadi Sridhar
Assistant Professor, Fall 2008
Ph.D. (2002) Madras University

Phone: (504) 280-7057
Office: 200 Biology Building
Email:  vsridhar@uno.edu

Epigenetics; DNA methylation and histone modification in Arabidopsis.

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