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John Abbott
John Abbott, Ph.D.
Curator of Entomology
Texas Natural Science Center
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1896
E-mail: jcabbott@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Identification and systematics of insects; Biological diversity; dragonfly/damselfy biogeography; population and evolutionary ecology of aquatic insects; systematics of lamellicorn beetles (Scarabaeidae: Lucanidae, Passalidae)
Edward Buskey
Edward Buskey, Ph.D.
Professor
Marine Science Insitute
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 361-749-6794
E-mail: ed.buskey@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Biological oceanography; marine ecology; marine plankton; harmful algal blooms (red tides brown tides); behavior and sensory perception of marine organisms; bioluminescence
Jaquelin Dudley
Jaquelin Dudley, Ph.D.
Professor
Section of Molecular Genetics & Microbiology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8415
E-mail: jdudley@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Animal viruses; retroviruses; breast cancer; oncogenes; transcription regulation; retroviral vectors; leukemia; communication
Andrew Ellington
Andrew Ellington, Ph.D.
Professor
Institute for Cellular & Molecular Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-3424
E-mail: andy.ellington@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Directed evolution; ribozymes; biotechnology; chemical and biological warfare detection
Lee Fuiman
Lee Fuiman, Ph.D.
Professor, Marine Science Institute
Department of Marine Science
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 361-749-6775
E-mail: lee.fuiman@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Fish biology; sensory ecology; developmental ecology; behavioral ecology of aquatic organisms.
Lawrence Gilbert
Lawrence Gilbert, Ph.D.
Professor
Section of Integrative Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4705
E-mail: lgilbert@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Community ecology; wing pattern genetics; biological diversity; imported fire ants/phorid fly interactions; butterfly/plant interactions
Robin Gutell
Robin Gutell, Ph.D.
Professor
Section of Integrative Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4814
E-mail: robin.gutell@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Computational Biology, Comparative Analysis of RNA, RNA Structure, Predicting RNA Structure
Christine Hawkes
Christine Hawkes
Assistant Professor
Integrative Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6049
E-mail: chawkes@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Ecosystem responses to climate change, invasive species, plant community ecology, soil microbial ecology
David Hillis
David Hillis, Ph.D.
Alfred Roark Centennial Professor
Section of Integrative Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-3690
E-mail: dhillis@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Molecular evolution; vertebrates; systematics; evolution of viruses; endangered species; amphibians; reptiles; fishes; mammals; birds; molecular biology; DNA; genetics
Robert Jansen
Robert Jansen, Ph.D.
Professor
Section of Integrative Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8827
E-mail: jansen@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Molecular systematics and evolution; evolution and systematics of the asteraceae; chloroplast DNA evolution; origin and evolution of oceanic island floras; role of hybridization on the extinction of rare species
Daniel Johnston
Daniel Johnston, Ph.D.
Director
Institute for Neuroscience
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6564
E-mail: djohnston@mail.clm.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Cellular and molecular mechanisms of learning and memory, attention on neurons and synapses from the limbic system, properties and mechanisms of long-term synaptic potentiation (LTP) and depression (LTD), synaptic substrates for aspects of memory.
Robert Krug
Robert Krug, Ph.D.
Professor
Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-5563
E-mail: rkrug@icmb.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Avian flu; viral gene replication and expression; human influenza; infectious disease
John La Claire
John La Claire, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3577
E-mail: laclaire@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Algae; seaweeds; cell biology; molecular biology; harmful algal blooms
Lauren Meyers
Lauren Meyers, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Integrative Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4950
E-mail: laurenmeyers@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
infectious disease epidemiology, evolutionary dynamics, molecular evolution, viruses, bacteria, RNA, mathematical modeling, computer simulation, bioinformatics
Camille Parmesan
Camille Parmesan, Ph.D.
Professor
Section of Integrative Biology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1860
E-mail: parmesan@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Global warming, climate change, insect ecology, butterfly biology


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