Faculty


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Elizabeth Addis

Assistant Professor

502 E. Boone Ave.
AD Box 005
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: (509) 313-5598
Fax: (509) 313-5804

Office Location
HU 211

Office Hours

Spring 2014

Monday:  2:10 - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday:  9:00 - 10:50 a.m.

Research Interests
Physiological ecology, endocrinology, reproduction, stress

Education
Ph.D. University of Washington, 2009
B.A. Carleton College, 2002

 
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Kirk Anders

Associate Professor

AD Box 005

Phone: 509-313-5933

Office Location
Hughes 240

Office Hours

 Spring 2014:

Tuesday:  12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday:  11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Thursday:  11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Friday:  1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Research Interests
genetics, genomics, aneuploidy, phage biology

Education

Postdoc, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2003
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1997
B.A., Whitman College, 1987

 
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Julie Beckstead

Professor of Biology

Gonzaga University
502 E. Boone Ave
AD Box 008
Spokane, WA 99258

Phone: 509-313-6688

Office Location
HU 213

Office Hours
Spring 2014
MW: 9:30-11:30am

Research Interest
Ecology
Plant-pathogen interactions
Restoration ecology

Departments

  • Biology
  • Environmental Studies - Core Faculty
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    Stephanie Bernards
    FES Biology

    AD Box 5
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    HU 114

    Office Hours

    Available by Appointment

     
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    Mia Bertagnolli

    Chair and Professor of Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 East Boone Avenue
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: (509) 313-6687
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    HU 205

    Office Hours

    Spring 2014

    Monday:  10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
    Wednesday:  10:00 - 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

    Research interests
    Cell biology: cytoskeletal dynamics, signaling pathways, cell adhesion and migration

    Education
    Ph.D., University of Utah, 1993
    B.S., Gonzaga University, 1987

     
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    Aigerim Bizhanova
    Lecturer-AT, Biology

    Gonzaga University 502 East Boone Avenue
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: (509) 313-6650
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    HU 215

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Monday:  3:10 - 5:00
    Wednesday:  10:00 - 11:00

     
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    Carla Y Bonilla

    Lecturer-AT, Biology

    AD Box 005

    Phone: (509) 313- 5594
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    HU009

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Monday:  3:10 - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday:  10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    Research Interest- Molecular Biology, Microbiology

    Education
    Postdoctoral Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2012
    Ph. D. Cell Biology- University of California, San Francisco 2008
    M. A. , Biology- San Francisco State University 2002
    B. A. Molecular and Cell Biology- University of California, Berkeley 2000

     
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    David L. Boose

    Associate Professor, Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: (509) 313-6742

    Office Location
    Foley 106

    Office Hours
    I am currently serving as the Director of the Center for Teaching and Advising, so I will not be teaching classes for academic years 2013 - 14 and 2014 - 15. Feel free to call or e-mail me to make an appointment for a meeting.

    Education:
    Ph.D. in Ecology, University of California, Davis, CA. December 1995.
    M.S. in Soil Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. June 1986
    B.A. in Chemistry and European History, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. December 1983

    Research Interests:
    Plant population ecology and genetics, conservation biology

     
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    Gary Chang

    Assistant Professor of Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: (509) 313-6637
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    Hughes Hall 038B

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Tuesday:  10:00 - 11:15
    Wednesday:  1:00 - 3:00
    Thursday:  3:45 - 5:00

    Research interests
    Insect ecology and biological control

    Education
    Ph.D., Zoology, University of Washington
    B.S., Biology, Duke University

     
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    Bill Ettinger

    Professor of Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 006
    Spokane, WA 99258-006

    Phone: (509) 313-6623
    Fax: (509) 313-5718

    Office Location
    Hughes Hall 218

    Office Hours

    Spring 2014

    Monday:  11:00 - 12:00
    Tuesday:  10:00 - 11:30
    Wednesday:  11:00 - 12:00
    Friday:  11:00 - 12:00

    Professor of Biology, 2006
    Postdoctoral Research Associate, UC-Davis, 1987- 92
    Ph.D., Washington State University, 1987
    B.S., Lewis and Clark College, 1981

     
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    Gwendolyn Hartman
    FES Biology

    AD Box 5
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    HU 114

    Office Hours
    Available by Appointment

     
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    Joseph Haydock

    Associate Professor, Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Office Location
    Hughes Hall

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Monday:  2:10 - 4:00
    Tuesday:  11:00 - 12:00
    Wednesday:  11:00 - 12:00

    Research Interests: Behavioral Ecology, Evolution of Social Behavior

     
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    Stephen Hayes
    Lecturer

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: 509-313-5519

    Office Location
    Hughes Hall

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Tuesday:  10:00 - 12:00
    Wednesday:  2:00 - 3:00
    Friday:  2:00 - 3:00

    Research Interests
    Wildlife ecology, GIS, Statistical modelling

    Education
    Ph.D., University of Idaho, Wildlife Sciences 1999
    M.S., University of Idaho, Statistics, 2003
    M.S., University of Tennessee, Wildlife Science 1990
    B.S., Eastern Washington University, Biology, 1985
    B.A., Eastern Washington University, Journalism, 1984

     
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    Russell Hersrud
    FES Biology

    AD Box 5

    Office Location
    HU 007

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Monday:  9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
    Wednesday:  1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

     
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    Hugh Lefcort

    Professor of Biology

    502 E. Boone Avenue
    AD Box 008
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: (509) 313-6706
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    Hughes 210

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Monday:  1:00 - 2:00
    Thursday:  11:00 - 12:00 and 1:00 - 2:00

    Research Interests
    Predator/Prey Behavior, Ecotoxicology

    Education
    B.A. Anthropology - University of Washington
    Ph.D. Zoology - Oregon State University

     
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    Peter Pauw

    Professor of Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 008
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: 509-313-6624
    Fax: 509-313-5718

    Office Location
    Hughes Hall 006

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Monday:  1:00 - 3:00
    Wednesday:  1:00 - 3:00
    Friday:  1:00 - 3:00

    Professor of Biology, 1998
    Ph.D., University of Missouri at Columbia, 1980
    B.A., Grinnell College, 1970

     
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    Marianne Poxleitner

    Assistant Professor of Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: 509-313-5547

    Office Location
    HU 208

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Monday:  1:00 - 3:00
    Wednesday:  1:00 - 3:00

    Research Interest 
    Plant Biochemistry, Plant Cell Biology, Genetic Enhancement of Crop plants, Phage Biology, Microscopy

    University of California Berkeley 2005-2008
    Ph.D., Washington State University 2004
    M.S. Colorado State University 1999
    B.S. Colorado State University 1997

     
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    Rob Prusch
    Professor of Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: (509) 313-6111

    Office Location
    Hughes 014A

    Office Hours
    Fall 2013

    Tuesday/Thursday:  11:00 - 11:50

    Professor of Biology, 1983
    Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1969
    B.S.C., University of Portland, 1964

     
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    Helen Smith
    Lecturer-AT, Biology

    Gonzaga University 502 East Boone Avenue
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: (509) 313-6650
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    HU 215

    Office Hours

    Spring 2014

    Tuesday:  10:00 - 12:00
    Thursday:  3:30 - 4:30

     
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    Nancy Staub

    Professor of Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 006
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: (509) 313-6636
    Fax: 509-313-5804

    Office Location
    Hughes 207

    Office Hours
    Fall 2013 : On Sabbatical

    Professor of Biology, 2002
    Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, 1989
    B.A., Earlham College, 1980

     
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    Brook Swanson

    Associate Professor of Biology

    Gonzaga University
    502 E. Boone Ave
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: 509-313-6692

    Office Location
    HU 224

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Monday:  10:00 - 12:00
    Tuesday:  9:30 - 10:30

    Research interests
    Physiology
    Evolutionary Biomechanics

    Education
    BS Florida Tech Ecology and Marine Biology
    PhD Northern Arizona Biological Sciences

     
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    Steven Whitfield

    Lecturer in Biology

    Gonzaga University 502 East Boone Avenue
    AD Box 005
    Spokane, WA 99258

    Phone: (509) 313-5607
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    HU 008

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Monday:  9:00 - 9:50 and 1:00 - 2:00
    Wednesday:  9:00 - 9:50

    Research Interests
    Ecology,Conservation Biology, Tropical Ecology, Global Change Biology

    Education

    PhD, Biology. Florida International University, 2011.
    M.S., Biology. Florida International University, 2005.
    B.A., B.S., Environmental Biology. The Evergreen State College, 2000.

     
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    Rachel Zack
    Science Outreach Coord

    AD Box 005

    Phone: (509) 313-6642
    Fax: (509) 313-5804

    Office Location
    HU 007

    Office Hours
    Spring 2014

    Available by Appointment