Faculty

Dean Adams
Chair & DOGE
Evolution and Development, Evolutionary Biology, Systematics
Lori Biederman
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Community Ecology, Conservation Ecology, Restoration Ecology
Julie Blanchong
Associate Professor
Wildlife Disease Ecology, Wildlife Genetics
Professor
Environmental Toxicology, Pesticide Risk Assessment, Sustainability
Anne Bronikowski
Professor
Life-history Evolution
Beth Caissie
Assistant Professor
Paleoceanography, Sedimentology
Michael Castellano
Associate Professor
Biogeochemical Cycling
Lynn Clark
Professor
Plant Systematics and Evolution
James Colbert
Associate Professor
Biodiversity Education, Evolution Education, Iowa Lichen Diversity
Greg Courtney
Professor
Aquatic Insects, Biodiversity, Systematics
William Crumpton
University Professor
Environmental Science, Water Resources, Wetland Ecology
Brent Danielson
Professor
Small Mammal Ecology, Small Mammal Evolution
Stephen Dinsmore
Professor
Avian Ecology, Population Biology
Philip Dixon
Professor
Ecological Statistics, Environmental Statistics
Aaron Gassmann
Associate Professor
Insect Resistance Management, Integrated Pest Management
William Graves
Associate Dean of the Graduate College, Professor
Plant Ecology, Plant Population Genetics, Plant Reproduction
Steven Hall
Assistant Professor
Biogeochemistry, Ecosystem Ecology
Tracy Heath
Assistant Professor, Co-chair, Recruitment Committee
Macroevolution, Molecular Evolution, Statistical Phylogenetics
Associate Professor
Anthropology
Matthew Hufford
Assistant Professor, Admissions Committee Chair
Evolutionary Genomics, Population Genetics
Tom Isenhart
Professor
Stream Ecology
Fredric Janzen
Professor
Evolutionary Biology, Life-history Evolution, Quantitative Genetics
Thomas Jurik
Associate Professor
Ecology, Evolution, Organismal Biology
Mark Kaiser
Professor
Statistics
Robert Klaver
Affiliate Professor
Wildlife Biology
Dennis Lavrov
Associate Professor
Evolutionary Genomics, Invertebrate Biology, Molecular Phylogenetics
Matthew Liebman
Professor
Agricultural Ecology, Agronomy, Weed Ecology and Management
Chaoqun Lu
Assistant Professor
Ecosystem Modeling, Global Biogeochemistry, Macro-systems Ecology
Marshall McDaniel
Assistant Professor
Biogeochemistry, Soil Ecology
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Primate Behavioral Ecology
John Nason
Professor and Chair
Evolutionary Biology, Plant-insect Interactions, Population Genetics
Cassandra Nunez
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Behavioral Ecology, Physiology
Sarah Nusser
Vice President
Statistics
Matthew O'Neal
Associate Professor
Insect Ecology, Integrated Pest Management
John Pleasants
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Insect Population Biology, Plant Population Biology
Jim Raich
Professor
Biogeochemistry, Ecosystem Ecology, Environmental Science
Kevin Roe
Curriculum Committee Chair
Conservation Genetics, Evolutionary Biology, Population Genetics
Haldre Rogers
Assistant Professor
Conservation, Plant Population and Community Ecology
Ann Russell
Adjunct Associate Professor
Biogeochemistry
Jeanne Serb
Professor
Evolution and Development, Evolutionary Biology, Molecular Evolution
Scientist I, Adjunct Faculty
Bioinformatics, Evolution, Aquaculture
Assistant Professor
Biological Anthropology, Archaeology
Assistant Professor
Biogeochemistry
Amy Toth
Associate Professor
Behavioral Ecology, Evolutionary Genomics
Nicole Valenzuela
Professor
Evolution and Development, Evolutionary Biology, Evolutionary Genomics
Arnold van der Valk
Professor
Restoration Ecology, Wetland Ecology
Jonathan Wendel
Distinguished Professor
Molecular Evolution, Plant Evolutionary Genomics, Plant Systematics and Evolution
Grace Wilkinson
Assistant Professor
Limnology, Ecosystem Ecology
Brian Wilsey
Professor
Ecology