Learn more about our Faculty, current graduate students, Post-Docs and Research Staff, and Administrative Staff! The professors that make up the department’s faculty pursue different research areas and teach a wide-range of Biology courses. Our Post-Doc and Research Staff work individually as well as jointly with our renowned faculty on various projects. The department’s current graduate students are pursuing different areas of study and have an eclectic collection of interests ranging from public health preparedness to intercellular signaling molecules on cerebral cortical development.  Lastly, our administrative staff work together to make sure all of our Biology “People” are provided all they require to succeed in their academic endeavors.  

Contacts in the Biology department: 

Dr. Mark Rose
Professor & Chair

Daniel Isaac
Biology Graduate Program Manager

Elisabeth Goodloe
Administrative Officer

Nof Al-haj 
Administrative Assistant & Social Media Coordinator

Directors of Graduate Studies: Professors Ronda Rolfes and Professor Gina Wimp 
Director of Undergraduate Studies: Professor Anne Rosenwald

Director of Biology Major: Professor Jennifer Fox 
Director of Biology of Global Health Major: Professor Heidi Elmendorf
Director of Environmental Biology Major: Professor Martha Weiss
Director of Neurobiology Major: Professor Thomas Coate