Faculty & Staff

Full-time Faculty

Name and Title Interests Contact Information

Dr. Vanessa Beauchamp 
Professor

Plant community ecology; wetland ecology

 
410-704-2286
Smith 215

Dr. Harald Beck 
Professor

Mammal-plant Interactions, tropical Ecology

 
410-704-3125
Smith 251

Dr. Mark Bulmer 
Associate Professor

Molecular ecology of termites and their symbionts and pathogens

 
410-704-4065
Smith 251

Professor Angela Cox 
Lecturer

 

 
410-704-2126
Smith 460

Dr. Alondra Diaz-Lameiro 
Lecturer

Population Genetics and Genomics of Animals; Evolutionary Biology, Tropical Molecular Ecology, Conservation Genetics, and Molecular Anthropology

 
410-704-3037
Smith 302

Dr. Renée Dickie 
Associate Professor

 
Vascular biology and tissue growth, repair and regeneration in vertebrates  
410-704-3368
Smith 343

Dr. Jacqueline Doyle 
Assistant Professor

 Conservation genetics and population genomics

 
410-704-2117
Smith 487A

Dr. Anne Estes 

Assistant Professor

Host-microbe interactions, symbioses, genomics, science communication

 
410-704-2126
Smith 460

Dr. Elana Ehrlich 
Associate Professor
Modulation of cellular processes by viruses 

 
410-704-2385
Smith 249

 
Professor Stella Evans 

Lecturer

   
410-704-4586
Smith 277
Dr. Brian Fath 

Professor

Systems ecology, network analysis, sustainability, environmental assessment  
410-704-2535
Smith 273

Dr. Cindy Ghent 
Associate Professor

 
 Science education  
410-704-5918
Smith 348

Dr. Laura Gough 
Chairperson and Professor

 
 Plant ecology  
410-704-5033
Smith 341
 
Lecturer
 Microbiology  
410-704-5020
Smith 302A

Dr. Susan Gresens 
Professor 

Aquatic ecology   
410-704-4368
Smith 223
Dr. Sarah Haines 
Professor
 Science education and environmental education  
410-704-2926
Smith 309
Dr. Erin Harberts

Lecturer

   
410-704-2623
Smith 468A
Dr. David Hearn 
Associate Professor
Evolutionary, developmental, and ecological processes responsible for land plant diversity

 
410-704-2997
Smith 215

 
Dr. Matthew Hemm 
Associate Professor
 Identification and characterization of small proteins  
410-704-2996
Smith 483
Dr. Didem Ikis
Lecturer
   
410-704-2671
SM 283B

Dr. Steve Kimble 
Clinical Assistant Professor

 
 Population genetics, wildlife disease, herpetology.   
410-704-2691
Smith 283
Professor Kate Kosewicz
Lecturer
   
410-704-6304
Smith 206
Dr. John LaPolla 
Professor
Systematics and taxonomy of ants; biodiversity assessment and conservation; biogeography  
410-704-3121
Smith 351
Dr. Sarah Longo 

Visiting Assistant Professor

   
410-704-3012
Smith 261
Dr. Barry Margulies 
Professor
Better long-term therapy for herpes virus infections  
410-704-5019
Smith 485B
Dr. Laura Martin 
Lecturer
 Neurophysiology  
410-704-2373
Smith 269B
Dr. Brian Masters 
Professor
Molecular ecology

 
410-704-2035
Smith 213A 

Dr. Kathryn E. McDougal 
Clinical Assistant Professor

Human genetics and molecular biology  
410-704-4166 

Smith 234

Dr. Jay Nelson 
Professor
 Evolutionary physiology and physiological ecology of fishes  
410-704-3945
Smith 257
Dr. Leann Norman 

Lecturer

   
410-704-2587
Smith 263
Dr. Elizabeth O'Hare 
Clinical Assistant Professor
 General biology; Genetics (molecular and developmental)  
410-704-3367
Smith 315
Dr. Chris Oufiero 
Associate Professor
Evolutionary physiology, sexual selection, functional morphology   
410-704-3743
Smith 253
Christa Partain, MS 

Lecturer

Plant Ecology, Plant Population Dynamics, Horticulture  
410-704-4167
Smith 234
Dr. Christopher Salice

Associate Professor and Director, Environmental Science and Studies Program

Applied ecology, ecotoxicology, population dynamics  
410-704-4920
Professor Charlotte Saylor 
Lecturer and Credit Evaluator
   
410-704-3127
Visiting Assistant Professor  Neuropharmacology  
410-704-3041
Smith 345
Dr. Richard Seigel 
Professor
Evolutionary ecology and conservation biology of amphibians and reptiles  
410-704-3123
Smith 319A
Dr. Jack Shepard 
Associate Professor
Neurobiology of the stress response  
410-704-2394
Smith 259
Dr. Vonnie Shields 
Associate Dean and Professor 
Anatomy and physiology of gustatory and olfactory sense organs  
410-704-3130
Smith 312-C

Dr. Erik Silldorff 
Professor 

Hormonal control of capillary blood flow in the mammalian kidney  
410-704-3120
Smith 347
Dr. Michelle Snyder 
Associate Professor
The slime mold Dictyostelium discoideum as a model for immune cell function  
410-704-4817
Smith 489A
Dr. Amy Strauss
Lecturer
 

Dr. Petra "Peko" Tsuji 
Associate Professor and Director, Graduate Program

Colon Cancer, Microbiome, Disease Prevention, Selenium, Sulforaphane

 
410-704-4117
Smith 341

Professor Cheryl Warren 
Lecturer

 
    (410) 704-3815
Smith Hall 269C

Dr. Faith Weeks 
Assistant Professor

 

 
410-704-5176
Smith 320

Dr. John (Jed) Weldon 
Associate Professor
Control of translation by bacterial toxins; toxin conjugates as cancer therapeutics  
410-704-3191
Smith 267
Ms. Cathy Wijnands 
Lecturer
Anatomy and Physiology  
Smith 372
 

Dr. Laurie Williams-Hogarth 
Senior Lecturer

 Developmental neurobiology  
410-704-4816
Smith 353
Dr. Larry Wimmers

Associate Professor

Membrane transport in plants and plant response to environmental stress  
410-704-2766
Smith 205
Dr. Colleen Winters 
Assistant  Chairperson Associate Professor
Molecular ecology of land snails  
410-704-3124
Smith 215A
     

Adjunct Faculty

NAME CONTACT
Anabel Alvarenga  
Trudy Mae Atuobi  
Tyler Biles  
Philip Clark  
Carolyn Dabirsiaghi  
Cindy Etgen  
Kelly Foley  
Chrysta Ghent  
Emese O'Donnell  
Catherine Scollick  

Emeritus Faculty

Name Interests Contact

Dr. Virginia Anderson
Professor Emeritus

Scientific and technical writing; assesment  

Staff

Name Contact

Sarah Grue
Administrative Assistant II


410-704-3043

Brandi Mayo
Administrative Assistant I


410-704-3044

Jennifer L. Scott 
Operations Manager


410-704-2607

Cheryl Brown
Laboratory Manager

410-704-4109

Pam Healey 
Laboratory Manager

 

410-704-4026