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Faculty & Staff

Biology Faculty

Shannon Ballard

Visiting Assistant Professor

Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-1248
  2. Martin 125
Shannon Ballard

Alex Baugh

Associate Professor

Animal Behavior

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-5243
  2. Singer 407

Research: Communication, sexual behavior and individual differences

Dawn Carone

Assistant Professor, Genetics

(on leave F'19-S'20)

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-6859
  2. Martin 304
Dawn Carone

Karen Chan

Assistant Professor

Marine Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8051
  2. Singer 404

Eva-Maria Collins

Associate Professor

Systems Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-5380
  2. Martin 202

Brad Davidson

Associate Professor

(on leave F'19-S'20)

Developmental Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-5718
  2. Martin 302

Timothy DuBuc

Visiting Asst Professor

Biology

Contact

  1. Primary Phone: (610) 957-6428
  2. Martin 105
Timothy DuBuc

Vince Formica

Associate Professor

(on leave F'19-S'20)

Evolution

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8621
  2. Martin 105

Jeff Gauthier

Asst Professor

Neurobiology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6427
  2. Martin 217

Sara Hiebert Burch

Early Retiree - Biology

Animal Physiology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8053
  2. Martin 126/127

Research: Environment, dietary fat choice, and cellular consequences

Nick Kaplinsky

Associate Professor & Department Chair

Plant Molecular Genetics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8039
  2. Martin 106

Research: Molecular genetics of plant abiotic stress response

Matthew Leslie

Visiting Assistant Professor

Conservation Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8037
  2. Martin 207
Matt Leslie

José-Luis Machado

Associate Professor

Ecology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8562
  2. Singer 401

Research: Invasive species and plant physiological ecology of temperate and tropical ecosystems

Elizabeth Vallen

Howard A. Schneiderman Professor of Biology

Cell Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8048
  2. Martin 312

Research: Symbiosis in corals/anemones

Amy Vollmer

Isaac H. Clothier Jr. Professor of Biology

Microbiology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8044
  2. Martin 310A

Research: Bacterial stress response

Biology Teaching Staff

Erin Clemens

Lab Instructor

Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6098
  2. Martin 206

Genevieve Haas

Lab Instructor

Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-5542
  2. Martin 206

Stacey Miller

Laboratory Instructor & Bio 2 Coordinator

Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6067
  2. Martin 325

Jocelyne Noveral

Laboratory Instructor

Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-5760
  2. Cornell 206

Susan O'Donnell

Lab Instructor

Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6429
  2. Martin 205A
Susan O'Donnell

Nicole Stowell

Laboratory Instructor & Bio 1 Coordinator

Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6219

Biology Administrative Staff

Kendra Ashenfelder

Animal Facility Manager

Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7335
  2. Martin 325
Kendra Ashenfelder

Rhonda Hilt

Greenhouse Manager

Biology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-5761
  2. Martin GH
Rhonda Hilt

Diane Fritz

Administrative Coordinator

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8047
  2. Martin 201

Gwendolyn Kannapel

Laboratory Manager

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8179
  2. Martin 322

Matt Powell

Business & Technology Manager

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8046
  2. Martin 101A

Biology Emeriti Faculty

John Jenkins

Isaac Clother Emeritus Professor of Biology

Genetics

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8052

Research: How predation affects evolutionary changes

Scott Gilbert

Howard A. Schneiderman Professor Emeritus of Biology

Developmental Biology

Finland Distinguished Professor (emeritus), University of Helsinki

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 457-0215

Research: How the turtle forms its shell

Scott Gilbert

Rachel Merz

Walter Kemp Professor Emerita of Biology

Marine Biology

Contact

Research: The biomechanics of invertebrates

Kathy Siwicki

Howard A. Schneiderman Professor Emerita of Biology

Neurobiology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8215
  2. Martin 217

Research: Courtship behavior and memory in fruit flies.

Matt Leslie Renames Extinct Whale Species

Visiting Biology professor Matt Leslie renames extinct whale species

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Dawn Carone Awarded $150k Grant to Research Uncontrolled Growth in Cancer Cells

Students worked directly with Dawn in her lab last summer and will throughout this year.

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