Professor, Natural and Applied Sciences (Biology)
Education: 1981, Ph.D., Zoology (minor: Botany), University of Wisconsin-Madison;
1977, M.S., Zoology, University of Wisconsin-Madison;
1974, B.S., Biology (magna cum laude), University of Notre Dame
Emphases or Area of Research: terrestrial ecology and conservation biology; ecological indicators; bird population dynamics; population monitoring; landscape ecology; conservation design residential development; disease ecology ; black bear ecology; evolutionary ecology.