Faculty & Staff

Faculty 

Name & Title Interests Contact Info
Dr. Virginia Anderson

Professor Emeritus
Scientific and technical writing; assessment


Ms. Cathy Bay

Lecturer
Anatomy & Physiology

Smith 372
Dr. Vanessa Beauchamp

Associate 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. Sarah Bruce

Faculty Emerita
Effect of the 'flipped' teaching approach in introductory science courses on content retention and development of critical thinking skills; scientific and technical writing 
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. Renée Dickie

Assistant 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   aestes@towson.edu
Dr. Elana Ehrlich

Associate Professor
Modulation of cellular processes by viruses

410-704-2385

Smith 249

Professor Stella Evans

Lecturer

 

410-704-4586
Dr. Brian Fath

Professor
Systems ecology, network analysis, sustainability, environmental assessment

410-704-2535

Smith 273
Dr. Susannah Feldman

Retired
 

410-704-2691
Dr. Don C. Forester

Professor Emeritus
Herpetology; behavioral ecology
Dr. Cindy Ghent

Associate Professor
Science education

410-704-5918

Smith 348
Dr. Laura Gough

Chairperson, 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. 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. James Hull

Professor Emeritus
Physiological plant ecology, plant-environment interactions, plant distributions
Dr. L. Scott Johnson

Professor
Behavior and biology of birds

410-704-2587

Smith 263
Dr. Steve Kimble

Visiting Assistant Professor
 

410-704-2691

Smith 206
Dr. John LaPolla

Professor

Systematics and taxonomy of ants; biodiversity assessment and conservation; biogeography

410-704-3121

Smith 351
Dr. Barry Margulies

Associate 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
Professor Lynn Middleton

Lecturer
Zoology

410-704-4586

Smith 277
Dr. Jay Nelson

Professor
Evolutionary physiology and physiological ecology of fishes

410-704-3945

Smith 257
Dr. Elizabeth O'Hare

Clinical Assistant Professor
General biology; Genetics (molecular and developmental)

410-704-3367

Smith 315
Dr. Chris Oufiero

Assistant Professor
Evolutionary physiology, sexual selection, functional morphology

410-704-3743

Smith 253
Dr. Gerald Robinson

Professor Emeritus
Comparative physiology of animals

410-704-2373
Dr. Christopher Salice

Associate Professor Director, Environmental Science and Studies Program
Applied ecology, ecotoxicology, population dynamics

410-704-4920
Professor Charlotte Saylor

Lecturer, Credit Evaluator
 

410-704-3127

Visiting Assistant Professor

Neuropharmacology

410-704-3041

Dr. Aubrey Scarbrough

Professor Emeritus
 
Dr. Erik Scully

Professor
Bioassay techniques for hermatypic corals; dynamics of animal aggregations

410-704-3012

Smith 261
Dr. Richard Seigel

Professor
Evolutionary ecology and conservation biology of amphibians and reptiles

410-704-3123

Smith 319A
Dr. Mara Shainheit

Assistant Professor
Bacterial pathogenesis; host-pathogen interactions

 



410-704-2623

Smith 468A

 

Dr. Jack Shepard

Associate Professor

Neurobiology of the stress response

410-704-2394

Smith 259
Dr. Vonnie Shields

Professor/Associate Dean
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. Petra "Peko" Tsuji

Associate Professor, Director Graduate Program
Cancer prevention with dietary compounds (selenium, flavonoids, etc)

410-704-4117

Smith 349
Dr. Faith Weeks

Assistant Professor
 

410-704-5176

Smith 320
Dr. John (Jed) Weldon

Assistant Professor
Control of translation by bacterial toxins; toxin conjugates as cancer therapeutics

410-704-3191

Smith 267
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  Chaiperson
Associate Professor
Molecular ecology of land snails

410-704-3124

Smith 215A
Dr. Jane Wolfson

Professor
Plant-insect interactions in agricultural systems    

410-704-3352

Psychology 210B

 

 Staff

Name Contact Info
Cheryl Brown

Laboratory Manager


410-704-4109
Michelle A. Riley

Administrative Assistant II


410-704-3044
Sarah Grue

Administrative Assistant I


410-704-3043
Jennifer L. Scott 

Accounting Associate
jlscott@towson.edu

410-704-2607
Pam Healey 

Laboratory Manager


410-704-4026