Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Emeritus/Adjunct Faculty

Top ⇑Emeritus Faculty

Stuart S. BamforthProfessor Emeritus of Biology


John BarberProfessor Emeritus of Biology

Research Interests: Plant Physiology, Aquatic Toxicology; The ways in which aquatic plants, principally the duckweeds, deal with anthropogenic organics and with heavy metal pollution. The effects of ethylene glycol and propylene glycol, two commonly used desiccants/coolants, on Lemna gibba in sterile culture and on the biosorption of actinides, particularly thorium, by L. gibba.

John H. CarusoSenior Professor of the Practice Emeritus

Ph.D., Tulane, 1975


Research Interests: Systematics of marine fishes, especially chaunacid and lophiid anglerfishes, and deep-sea fishes of the Gulf of Mexico.

Harold A. DundeeProfessor Emeritus of Biology

Ph.D., Michigan, 1958

Curator: Curator of Amphibians and Reptiles, Tulane University Museum of Natural History
Chairman: Chairman of the Louisiana Reptile and Amphibian Task Force, an advisory body to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
Research Interests: Relationships between tarantulas, large spiders, and frogs. Natural history and distribution of Louisiana reptiles and amphibians. Laws and regulations for collecting and/or sale of Louisiana native herpetofauna. Actual correct citations of literature, especially older books in biology.

Milton F. FingermanProfessor Emeritus of Biology

Research Interests: Crustacean Biology, Endocrine Mechanisms, Color Changes, Growth, and Reproduction.

Royal D. SuttkusProfessor Emeritus of Biology (Deceased)

Arthur L. WeldenIda Richardson Professor Emeritus of Botany

Ph.D., 1954, Iowa

Research Interests: Tropical and Subtropical Basidiomycetes, Particularly Wood-Rotters.

Top ⇑Adjunct Faculty

All terms July 1, 2011 - July 30, 2015 unless otherwise noted

Jeffrey Q. ChambersAdjunct Associate Professor


Dr. Terry ChristensonAssociate Professor

Office: Department of Psychology, 2007 Percival Stern Hall

Dr. Julie Sloan DenslowProfessor

Office: Institute of Pacific Island Forestry, USDA Forest Services
60 Nowelo Street Hilo, HI 96720

Dr. Renata DurãesAssistant Professor

Phone: (504)247-1544
Office: 4013 Percival Stern Hall

Dr. E. Allen HerreProfessor


Dr. Craig HoodProfessor

Affiliation: Loyola University, Department of Biological Sciences

Dr. John A. McLachlanProfessor

Affiliation: Tulane School of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology
Website: Dr. McLachlan's Website

Dr. Paul SammarcoProfessor

Affiliation: Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON)

Dr. Thomas ShannonAssistant Professor


Dr. Beth WeeAssistant Professor

Office: Neuroscience Program, 2007 Percival Stern Hall

School of Science and Engineering, 201 Lindy Boggs Center, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5764