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Faculty & Research

Full-time Faculty

Harry Bernheim, Associate Professor: Human Physiology and Immunology*
Frances Sze-Ling Chew, Professor: Ecology*
Elizabeth Crone, Associate Professor: Population ecology and dynamics
Erik B. Dopman, Assistant Professor: Evolution and Genetics of Natural Populations
George S. Ellmore, Associate Professor: Experimental Plant Anatomy and Morphology*
Susan G. Ernst, Professor: Developmental Biology
Catherine H. Freudenreich, Professor: Genome Stability in Yeast
Stephen M. Fuchs, Assistant Professor: Chemical Biology and Molecular Biology
Juliet A. Fuhrman, Associate Professor: Immunology and Infectious Disease*
Michelle Gaudette, Lecturer: Molecular Biology, Gene Regulation of Development*
Julia Svoboda Gouvea, Assistant Professor of Biology Education#
Susan Koegel, Senior Lecturer: Cell Biology and Immunology*
Sara M. Lewis, Professor: Evolutionary and Behavioral Ecology
Michael Levin, Vannevar Bush Chair, Professor and Director of Tufts Center for Regenerative and
  Developmental Biology: Morphological and behavioral information processing in living systems
Kelly McLaughlin, Associate Professor: Molecular Development (Organogenesis)
Mitch McVey, Associate Professor: Molecular biology, genomic instability
Ekaterina "Kate" Mirkin, Lecturer: Genetics* (starting summer 2015)
Sergei Mirkin, Professor, Department Chair, White Family Chair in Biology: Genetics and Molecular Biology
Colin M. Orians, Professor: Plant Ecology and Plant-Herbivore Interactions
Jan A. Pechenik, Professor: Invertebrate Zoology and Marine Biology
J. Michael Reed, Professor: Conservation Biology
L. Michael Romero, Professor: Physiology and Neuroendocrinology of Stress in Vertebrate 
Philip Starks, Associate Professor: Behavioral Ecology
Barry A. Trimmer, Professor, Henry Bromfield Pearson Professor of Natural Sciences:
  Neurobiology: Cellular and Molecular Processes in Behavior
Eric D. Tytell, Assistant Professor: Biomechanics and Neural Control of Locomotion
Benjamin Wolfe, Assistant Professor: Ecology and evolution of microbial communities

* indicates faculty members who are not currently accepting graduate students
# takes graduate students from the Department of Education

Emeritus Faculty

June Aprille, Ph.D., Professor of Biology Emerita (1977 – 2011)
David E. Cochrane, Professor of Biology Emeritus (1976 – 2014)
Benjamin Dane, Ph.D., Professor of Biology Emeritus (1966 – 2002)
Mary Ella Feinleib, Ph.D., Professor of Biology Emerita (1965 – 1997)
Ross S. Feldberg, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology Emeritus (1975 – 2007)
Nancy Stafford Milburn, Ph.D., Professor of Biology Emerita (1958 – 1998)
Eli Charles Siegel, Ph.D., Professor of Biology Emeritus (1968 – 2010)
Saul Abraham Slapikoff, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology and American Studies Emeritus (1966 – 1998)