Peter Pauw, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology

I have been a member of the faculty in Biology since 1987 and am the father of three Gonzaga graduates. One of my main goals in teaching is helping students understand the basis of and necessity for the evolved complexity seen in all living systems. I...

Portrait of Peter Pauw, Professor of Biology

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Education & Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D., University of Missouri at Columbia, 1980

B.A., Grinnell College, 1970


I have been a member of the faculty in Biology since 1987 and am the father of three Gonzaga graduates. One of my main goals in teaching is helping students understand the basis of and necessity for the evolved complexity seen in all living systems. I am currently in phased retirement and will retire at the end of the 2018-2019 academic year.