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Wayne Silver

by January 30, 2013

Professor of Biology B.A. University of Pennsylvania (1974) Ph.D. Florida State University (1979) 15 Winston Hall (336) 758-5920 silver@wfu.edu Go to my personal page Areas of Interest Comparative Physiology of the Chemical Senses, Chemesthesis Research My research interest is in the chemical senses taste, smell, and chemesthesis. My current focus Read more »

Miriam Ashley-Ross

by January 25, 2013

Associate Professor of Biology B.S., Northern Arizona University (1988) Ph.D., University of California, Irvine (1994) 008 Winston Hall (336) 758-5529 rossma@wfu.edu Areas of Interest Functional Morphology, Biomechanics, Comparative Physiology Research My lab is interested in the mechanistic basis of animal behavior. A variety of animal species from diverse groups serve Read more »

Integrative Plant Biology

by December 15, 2010 » Add the first comment.

The members of the Integrative Plant Biology (IPB) focal group study the form, function, evolution and ecology of higher plants. Research interests include the molecular biology of development (Tague), the biochemistry and physiology of growth (Muday), physiological ecology (Smith), molecular systematics (Kron), and population, community and landscape ecology (Silman/Anderson). Interest Read more »

Neuroscience and Behavior

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The Neuroscience and Behavior Focus Group includes faculty and graduate students broadly interested in organismal form and function.  Research interests within the focus group span a wide range of physiological and structural problems, but emphasize the mechanistic basis of behavior and physiological ecology.  A particular strength of the Read more »