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Mansfield University... Developing Tomorrow's Leaders Biology


Leslie Clifford, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
B.S., Brigham Young University (1993)
M.S., Brigham Young University (1995)
Ph.D., Wake Forest University (2001)

Research Areas: ornithology, behavioral ecology, life history evolution

Teaching Areas: General Biology, Animal Behavior, Ornithology

Office: 188 Grant Science
Phone: 570-662-4527

Steven H. Hensley, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
B.S., Eastern Kentucky University (1982) 
Ph.D., Wright State University (1990)

Research Areas: neurobiology of vision, behavioral neurobiology

Teaching Areas: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Animal Physiology, Neurobiology

Office: 119 Grant Science
Phone: 570-662-4533

Jeanne Kagle, Ph.D.

Associate Professor 
B.A., Swarthmore College (1999) 
Ph.D., Cornell University (2004)

Research Areas: bacterial biodegradation, environmental microbiology, microbial ecology

Teaching Areas: General Biology, Microbiology

Office: 169 Grant Science 
Phone: 570-662-4549 

John Kirby, Ph.D.

B.S., Missouri Southern State College (1974) 
M.S., Millersville University (1976) 
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1981)

Research Areas: aquatic ecology, paleobiology

Teaching Areas: Ichthyology, Limnology, Evolution, Paleobiology, Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy

Office: 154 Grant Science 
Phone: 570-662-4538 

Robert C. Maris, Ph.D.

B.S., Texas A&M University (1975) 
M.S., University of Southern Mississippi (1980) 
Ph.D., Old Dominion University (1986)

Research Areas: zooplankton ecology (freshwater, marine), crustacean biology, vertical distribution, dispersal / recruitment, bioremediation

Teaching Areas: Marine Biology, Zoology, Invertebrate Zoology, Parasitology

Office: 184 Grant Science 
Phone: 570-662-4537 

Steven J. Stein, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
B.S., Trinity College (1979)
M.S., University of Colorado (1983)
Ph.D., Northern Arizona University (1990)

Research Areas: tropical ecology, fire ecology, pollination, plant/herbivore interactions

Teaching Areas: Ecology, Botany, Local Flora, Plant/Animal Interactions

Office: 129 Grant Science 
Phone: 570-662-4536 

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