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Faculty and Staff

The School of Biological Sciences faculty is doing compelling, innovative work. Their instruction, mentorship, and successes is integral to turning students’ curiosity into fruitful results. Find out more about them and their expertise below.

Recognition

T.O. Haas Research Awards

2020 - Dr. Kenneth Nickerson  
2018 - Dr. Jay Storz
2017 - Dr. Jay Storz 
2017 - Dr. John DeLong

2016 - Dr. Chi Zhang

2014 - Dr. Bin Yu
2014 - Dr. Paul Blum
2013 - Dr. Qingsheng Li
2013 - Dr. Stacey Smith
2012 - Dr. Jenn Brisson

T.O. Haas Teaching Awards

2020 - Dr. Colin Meiklejohn
2019 - Dr. Luwen Zhang
2019 - Dr. John Osterman

2018 - Dr. Jay Storz
2017 - Dr. Peter Angeletti
2014 - Dr. Luwen Zhang

2014 - Dr. Chad Brassil
2013 - Dr. William Glider
2012 - Dr. T. Jack Morris

T.O. Haas Service Awards

2020 - Dr. Kristi Montooth
2020 - Dr. Kenneth Nickerson
2019 - Dr. John Osterman

2018 - Dr. David Woodman

2017 - Dr. Karrie Weber
2016 - Dr. William Wagner

2014 - Dr. Eileen Hebets (Outreach)
2012 - Dr. Etsuko Moriyama

Staff Awards

2014 - Tammy Kortum
2013 - Clinton Berg
2012 - Beth Whitaker

College of Arts and Sciences Applause Awards

2018 - Sarah Fredregill
2013 - Beth Whitaker
2012 - Brad Nauman
2012 - Barb Nordmeyer

Parents Association Award for Contribution to Students

2020 - Dr. Peter Angeletti, Dr. Audrey Atkin, Dr. Michael Herman, Wendy O'Connor, Dr. Eric Weaver  

2019 - Dr. Peter Angeletti, Dr. William Glider, Dr. Anna Hiatt, Wendy O'Connor 

Committee and Section Chairs

Executive Committee

Dr. Michael Herman

Promotion & Tenure Committee

Dr. Alan Christensen

Peer Review of Teaching Committee

Dr. David Woodman

Curriculum Committee

Dr. Clay Cressler

Special Funds & Awards Committee

Dr. Qingsheng Li

Undergraduate Affairs & Grade Appeals Committee

Dr. Bill Glider

Graduate Committee

Dr. Wayne Riekhof

Ecology, Evolution & Behavior Graduate Specialization

Dr. Kristi Montooth

Genetics, Cellular & Molecular Biology Graduate Specialization

Dr. Karrie Weber