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Amy L. Thompson, Professor and Department Chair
Pharmacology, Cell & Molecular Biology

Carol J. BaskaufProfessor
Plant ecology, population genetics 

Kyle Benowitz, Assistant Professor
Evolutionary genomics, complex traits, insect social behavior            

Mollie F. Cashner, Associate Professor
Animal Behavior, genetics 

Don C. DaileyProfessor 
Molecular basis of microbial pathogenesis

L. Dwayne EstesProfessor and Curator of Herbarium
Plant systematics

C.M. Gienger, Professor and Curator of the Herpetology Collection
Ecology and physiology of amphibians and reptiles

Manisha Gupte, Assistant Professor

Catherine Haase, Assistant Professor
Animal energetics, thermal biology, environmental physiology

Rebecca Blanton JohansenProfessor and Curator of the Ichthyology Collection, Graduate Program Coordinator
Fish systematics, phylogeography, and population genetics

Jefferson G. LebkuecherProfessor
Algal Ecology, plant physiology

Sergei A. MarkovProfessor
Microbiology, molecular biology, biological H2 production

Gilbert R. PittsProfessor
Physiology, endocrinology

Evan RehmAssistant Professor
Community Ecology, conservation biology, global change biology, forest dynamics

D. Michelle RogersInstructor
State Coordinator Project WET

Cindy L. TaylorProfessor and Faculty Athletics Representative
Amphibian biology

Colleen White, Senior Instructor, APSU @ FCC Lab Manager & Administrator
Introduction to Biology, General Biology

Stefan Woltmann, Associate Professor
Avian Ecology, conservation genetics 

Alex Zhang, Assistant Professor
Microbiology, Infectious Disease and Prevention


Adjunct Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

  • Daniel W. Bath, Genetics
  • Edward W. Chester, Plant Taxonomy & Plant Ecology
  • John L. Butler, Aquatic Ecology
  • Willodean D. Burton, Ecology, aquatic toxicology
  • Mack T. Finley, Aquatic Toxicology
  • Steven Hamilton, Entomology, insect systematics, aquatic biology
  • Sarah Lundin-Schiller, Cell Biology, Endocrine Disruption
  • Joseph R. Schiller, Aquatic ecology & field biology
  • A. Floyd Scott, Herpetology and Ecology
  • Benjamin P. Stone, Plant Physiology
  • James F. Thompson, Evolutionary Biology