Faculty

Peter Armbruster

Davis Family Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 508
Phone: 202-687-2567
Email: paa9@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Evolutionary dynamics of range expansion, adaptation genomics, diapause.


Shweta Bansal

Associate Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 510
Phone: 202-687-9256
Email: sb753@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Network modeling of disease; quantitative disease ecology; epidemiology and public/animal health problems.


Edward Barrows

Professor
Reiss Science Building, room # 424
Phone: 202-687-5841
Email: barrowse@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Insect ecology, invasive species.


Shauna Bennett

TBA


Shaun Brinsmade

Associate Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 324 
Phone: 202-687-6549
Email: sb1344@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Bacterial pathogenesis; nutrient sensing.


Isaac Cervantes-Sandoval

Assistant professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 414
Phone: 202-687-3853
Email: Isaac.Cervantes.Sandoval@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Molecular and cellular mechanisms of learning and memory; forgetting memories using the fruit fly as an animal model.


Mun Chun Chan

Associate Teaching Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 355
Phone: 202-687-9254
Email: mc2198@georgetown.edu
Interests: Disease of the skeletomuscular and cardiovascular systems; Science education. 


Dail Chapman

Assistant Teaching Professor

TBA


Youngeun (Kaitlyn) Choi

Assistant Teaching Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 375
Phone: 202-687-5639
Email: yc709@georgetown.edu
Interests: Embryonic development, epigenetic, undergraduate science education.


Thomas Coate  

Assistant Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 410
Phone: 202-687-9143
Email: tmc91@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Developmental neuroscience; axon guidance; inner ear neurobiology.


Heidi Elmendorf

Associate Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 318
Phone: 202-687-9883
Email: hge@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Cell biology of Giardia; genome organization and structure.


Jennifer Fox 

Teaching Professor and Director of the Biology Major
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 373
Phone: 202-687-5767
Email: jaf243@georgetown.edu
Interests: Life history evolution; ecological genetics.


Linda Green 

Teaching Professor
Reiss Science Building, room # 442 
Phone: 202-687-0310
Email: lea3@georgetown.edu
Interests: Community ecology of freshwater systems; anthropogenic impacts on ecosystems, particularly the biology of climate change.


Haiyan He

Assistant Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 412
Phone: 202-687- 3834
Email: hh772@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Experience-dependent structural and functional plasticity in the visual system; Metaplasticity; Development and refinement of the inhibitory neuronal circuit and its roles in the etiology of neurodevelopmental disorders.


Matthew Hamilton 

Associate Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 508
Phone: 202-687-5924
Email: hamiltm1@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Population genetics and mathematical biology. 


Michael Hickey 

Assistant Teaching Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 357 
Phone: 202-687-4452
Email: hickeyma@georgetown.edu 
Interests: Immunology; undergraduate education.


Jeffrey Huang

Associate Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 406 
Phone: 202-687-1741
Email:  jh1659@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: CNS neuron-glia interactions, myelin biogenesis, inflammation, and regeneration.


Daniel Isaac 

Biology Program Manager 
Reiss Science Building, room # 428 
Phone: 202-687-5357
Email: di75@georgetown.edu
Interests: bacterial stress response, enterotoxigenic E. coli pathogenesis, the history of neuroscience, undergraduate and graduate student education and mentoring.


Sarah Johnson

Assistant Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 514
Phone: 202-687-3893
Email: sj599@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Geobiology, astrobiology.


Peter Marra

Professor and Director of the Georgetown Environment Initiative 
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 384
Phone: 202-687-3335
Email: ppm28@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Migratory Birds, Conservation


Kathleen Maguire-Zeiss  

Professor
Research Building EPO8
Phone: 202-687-2791
Email: km445@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Neuroinflammation; misfolded protein disorders; neuron-glia communication; neurodegenerative diseases


Janet Mann

Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 516 
Phone: 202-687-1307
Email: mannj2@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Behavior of dolphins; mother-calf interactions; social networks.


Timothy Newfield 

Assistant Professor
TBA
Phone: 202-687-6061
Email: tpn11@georgetown.edu
Interests: Historical epidemiology; interdisciplinary premodern environmental history; orgins and late Holocene history of infectious diseases of humans and livestock.


Joseph Neale  

Emeritus Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 412
Phone: 202-687-TBA
Email: nealej@georgetown.edu
Interests: NAAG neuropeptide, pain


Manus Patten

Teaching Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 347
Phone: 202-687-5731
Email: mmp64@georgetown.edu
Interests: Evolutionary genetics.


Leslie Ries

Assistant Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 530
Phone: 202-687-5678
Email: lr354@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Butterfly community dynamics; biogeography, climate and land-use change, ecological and biodiversity informatics.


Ronda Rolfes

Professor and Director of Graduate Students
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 308
Phone: 202-687-5881
Email: rolfesr@georgetown.edu
Research Interests:  Regulation of gene expression; Genetics of yeasts Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Candida albicans


Mark Rose

Paduano Distinguished Professor and Chair
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 304
Phone: 202-687-5574
Email: mr1513@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Cell biology in the budding yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae; cell and nuclear fusion, regulation of meiosis.


Anne Rosenwald

Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 306
Phone: 202-687-5997
Email:  rosenwaa@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Protein trafficking in Saccharomyces cerevisiae; cell wall biosynthesis in Candida glabrata; microbial genomics.


Elena Silva

Professor
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 408
Phone: 202-687-0858
Email: emc26@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Nervous system development.


Steven Singer

Professor and Director of Biology of Global Health Major
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 310
Phone: 202-687-9884
Email: sms3@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Host-parasite interactions, Giardia immunology.


Martha Weiss

Professor and Director of the Environmental Biology Major
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 414
Phone: 202-687-1822
Email: weissm@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Evolutionary ecology; plant-animal interactions and butterfly learning, wasp learning and caterpillar behavior.


Gina Wimp

Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
Regents Hall Science Center, room # 504
Phone: 202-687-8482
Email: gmw22@georgetown.edu
Research Interests: Community ecology; Genetic and environmental factors that structure biodiversity.


Adjunct Faculty

Amy Walsh