The Biology faculty at The University of Tampa is deeply engaged in scientific research in many areas, including molecular genetics; microbiology; physiology; biomechanics; evolution; animal behavior; terrestrial, freshwater, and marine ecology; and landscape ecology. This provides many opportunities for students to actively engage in scientific research as volunteers, for course credit, and even as paid employees. Click the names below to learn about the research being conducted by some of our faculty members.
All general inquiries about the Department of Biology should be directed to Rebecca Waggett, department chair, at the contact information below.

Phone: (813) 257-3320
Fax: (813) 258-7496
Email: RWaggett@ut.edu


 

Department Contacts

John Ambrosio

Marine Science Field Station Coordinator, Biology

Kevin Beach

Professor, Biology

Natalia Belfiore

Assistant Professor, Biology

Aaron Brown

Professor of Instruction I, Biology

Todd Campbell

Associate Professor, Biology

Sarah Cuccinello

Professor of Instruction I, Biology

Kimberly Dobrinski

Professor of Instruction I, Biology

Jeffry Fasick

Assistant Professor, Biology

Eric Freundt

Director, Office of Undergraduate Research and Inquiry

Bridgette Froeschke

Assistant Professor, Biology

Adrienne George

Professor of Instruction I, Biology

Jeanette Gore

Biology Lab Coordinator / Lecturer, Biology

Jeffrey Grim

Assistant Professor, Biology

Daniel Huber

Professor, Biology

Stephen Kucera

Associate Professor, Biology

Lauren Logsdon

Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology

Jessa Madosky

Professor of Instruction I, Biology

Pad Mahadevan

Associate Professor, Biology

Heather Masonjones

Professor, Biology

Taegan McMahon

Assistant Professor, Biology

Lori Benson McRae

Associate Professor, Biology; Biology Internship-Marine Science/Environmental Science/Ecology

Mark McRae

Associate Professor, Biology

Mason Meers

Professor, Biology

Michael Middlebrooks

Assistant Professor, Biology

Michelle Osovitz

Assistant Professor, Biology

Pavan Rajanahalli

Assistant Professor, Biology

Emily Rose

Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology

Ron Rozar

Professor of Instruction I, Biology

Haydn Rubelmann

Visiting Assistant Professor, Biology

Michael Slattery

Assistant Professor, Marine Sciences

Kristian Taylor

Professor of Instruction I, Biology

Lisa Tumicki

Staff Assistant I, Biology, Chemistry/Physics

Rebecca Waggett

Chair/Associate Professor, Biology

Ann Williams

Professor, Biology; Biology Internship-Health Related