Meet Jennifer Wortham
Chair/Professor, Health Sciences and Human Performance
Phone: (813) 257-1722
Address: 401 W. Kennedy Blvd. Tampa, FL 33606
1995 University of Tampa, B.S.
2001 University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Ph.D.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Lecture I and II
Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory I and II
Honors Pathways I and II
Introduction to Marine Science
Science of Sex
Evidence of Disease
Jen Wortham specializes in behaviors and morphologies of crustaceans, specifically shrimps and crabs, in addition to human mate choice and attraction research.
Wortham incorporates undergraduate students into every research project, usually students work with her for at least three years of their undergraduate career. All of her research with students has been submitted for publication; recent publications include the Journal of Morphology, Journal of Crustacean Biology, Nauplius
. Wortham is active in the Florida Academy of Sciences.
Undergraduate Research Mentor Award (for college)