Biology Faculty and Research

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ccbask0's picture Carol Baskin
(859) 257-3996
Plant Ecology
rebeat1's picture Ruth Beattie
Instructional Pedagogy
jrbu241's picture Robbie Burger
Assistant Professor of Biology

Ecology, Macroecology, Biogeography, Global Change Ecology, Behavioral and Evolutionary Ecology
vcass2's picture Vincent Cassone
Chronobiology, Neuroscience, Microbiome
rlcoop1's picture Robin Cooper
Professor; Chellgren Endowed Professorship (2019-2022)
(859) 257-5950
Neurobiology, Physiology
ecr227's picture Emily Croteau
(859) 323-4976
mlda227's picture Melody Danley
Senior Lecturer
(859) 257-1053
debski's picture Elizabeth Debski
Associate Professor
(859) 323-9537
Physiology, Neuroscience, Genetics, Genomics, Neurobiology
emdu236's picture Elizabeth (Beth) Duncan
Assistant Professor
(859) 562-2028
Animal regeneration, Stem cell biology, Developmental Biology, Chromatin biology
jkfa226's picture Jakub Famulski
Associate Professor
(859) 218-3540
Cell Migration, Microscopy, Developmental Cell Biology
jmfe240's picture Jake Ferguson
Assistant Professor

Quantitative biology, Population ecology, Predator-prey ecology
skglees's picture Scott Gleeson
Associate Professor
(859) 323-3284
plant science
dough's picture Doug Harrison
Associate Professor, Director, A&S Imaging Center
(859) 257-6275
Cell signaling, Cell biology, Developmental Biology, Genetics
svjo222's picture Seth Jones
Senior Lecturer
(859) 257-9093
cki266's picture Chintan Kikani
Assistant Professor
Stem cell biology, Cell signaling, Cell biology, Metabolic network in cancer
bio149's picture Jim Krupa
Ecology, Evolutionary Biology
kli236's picture Karla Lightfield
Senior Lecturer
Biology Education
cli242's picture Catherine Linnen
Associate Professor
Ecological and evolutionary genetics, adaptation and speciation, population genomics, insect-plant interactions, Evolutionary Biology
mclet's picture D. Nicholas McLetchie
Associate Professor
(859) 257-6786
Evolutionary Biology, Plant Sciences, Plant Ecology
pmmira00's picture Pete Mirabito
Associate Professor, Associate Chair
Science Education
acmo224's picture Ann C. Morris
Associate Professor
Development and Regeneration of the Vertebrate Retina
bohara's picture Bruce O'Hara
Sleep and Circadian Rhythms
jloste0's picture Jennifer Osterhage
Assistant Professor
(859) 257-9322
Metacognition, Motivation​​​
jpe277's picture Julie Pendergast
Assistant Professor
(859) 218-6770
Mammalian circadian rhythms and metabolism
eemorr1's picture Erin Richard
Senior Lecturer
Inclusive teaching, Mentoring
jsa269's picture Jessica Santollo
Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
Sex Differences, Ingestive Behaviors, Motivated Behavior, Estrogen Receptor Signaling
csargent's picture Craig Sargent
Behavioral and Evolutionary Ecology
esc258's picture Eve Schneider
Assistant Professor
Neuroscience, Ion channels, Somatosensory Development and Evolution
awse225's picture Ashley W. Seifert
Associate Professor
859 218 2668
Animal regeneration, developmental biology and regenerative medicine
kshen2's picture Kausalya "Kay" Shenoy
Senior Lecturer, Director of Undergraduate Studies
Devraj Singh

psk224's picture Phillip Skipwith
Assistant Professor

phylogenetics, systematics, Biogeography, Comparative Phylogenetics, Phylogenomics, herpetology, Macroevolution
jjsmit3's picture Jeramiah Smith
Associate Professor
(859) 948-3674
Genome Biology, Vertebrate Evolution, Pluripotency, Cancer, Regeneration, biology
mpsrin2's picture Madhu Srinivasan
Plant Community and Ecosystem Ecology, Ecology of Plant Invasions, Grassland disturbances, Global Change Ecology
jva238's picture Jeremy Van Cleve
Associate Professor
(859) 218-3020
Evolutionary ecology, Quantitative biology, Social evolution, Ecological and evolutionary genetics, Mathematical Biology
dweis2's picture David Weisrock
Professor and Chair, Lewis Honors faculty
Evolutionary Biology
biodfw's picture David Westneat
Professor, Director, Ecological Research and Education Center
(859) 323-9499
Evolutionary ecology, behavioral ecology, social and reproductive behavior
rze227's picture Rosana Zenil-Ferguson
Assistant Professor