Erik Scully

Professor

Name

Contact Information

PHONE
OFFICE
Smith Hall, Room No. 261
E-MAIL
HOURS
Mon, Weds, and Friday 8-830am

Education

B.S. Fordham University
Ph. D. University of Rhode Island

Areas of Expertise

Bioassay techniques for hermatypic corals; dynamics of animal aggregations

Biography

Interspecific variation in growth patterns of intertidal hermit crabs. Interpopulation variation in life history parameters of terrestrial isopods. Evolution of simple neural networks.

Publications

Latham, L. G., and E. P. Scully. 2008. Critters! A Realistic Simulation for Teaching Evolutionary Biology. The American Biology Teacher 70:30-33.

Latham, L. G., and E. P. Scully. 2002 Quantifying constraint to assess development in ecological networks. Ecological Modeling 154:25-44.

Courses Taught

  • Spring: BIOL 413 Evolution
  • Spring: BIOL 117 Honors Biology: The Science of Life
  • Spring: HONR 227 Honors Seminar in Scientific Inquiry