Biology

Faculty and Staff

Faculty
Patrice Boily, PhD
Professor
Dept. Chair
Animal Physiology
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• Schedule S19
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• 203-837-8569
• SB Room 243
Neeta Connally, PhD
Assistant Professor
Medical Entomology
Epidemiology
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• 203-837-8749
• SB Room 140
Joshua Cordeira, PhD
Assistant Professor
Neuroscience
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• 203-837-8940
• SB Room 238
Kristin Giamanco, PhD
Assistant Professor
Cell Biology
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• 203-837-8968
• SB Room 205
Rayda Krell
Assistant Professor
Tick Management Study Coordinator
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• 203-837-8835
• SB Room 239
Michelle Monette, PhD
Assistant Professor
Physiology
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• 203-837-9894
• SB Room 141
C. Thomas Philbrick, PhD
Professor
Plant Systematics
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• 203-837-8773
• SB Room 146
Theodora Pinou, PhD
Professor
Herpetology, Snake Systematics
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• 203-837-8793
• SB Room 242
Rachel Prunier, PhD
Assistant Professor
Genetics
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• 203-837-8233
• SB Room 206
Hannah Reynolds, PhD
Assistant Professor
Microbiology, Mycology
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• 203-837-8796
• SB Room 213
Stephen “Mitch” Wagener, PhD
Professor
Invertebrate Zoology, Soil Ecology
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• 203-837-8790
• SB Room 145
Edwin Wong, PhD
Associate Professor
Molecular biology
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• 203-837-9403
• SB Room 212
Emeriti & Adjunct Faculty
Frank Dye, PhD
Emeritus Professor
Cell Biology
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• 203-837-8798
• SB Room 201
Ruth Gyure, PhD
Emeritus Professor
Microbiology
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Richard Halliburton, PhD
Emeritus Professor
Genetics
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Jean Kreizinger, PhD
Emeritus Professor
Plant Physiology
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Howard Russock, PhD
Emeritus Professor
Animal behavior
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• 203-837-8798
• SB Room 201
Debbi Johnson, MA
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• 203-837-3212
• SB Room 236
Pano Koukopoulos, MA
Environmental Health & Safety

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• 203-837-9352
• UH Room 002
Elizabeth Fedorko, DVM
Dunbarton Equine
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Ghada Salah Hafez, PhD
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Sharon Lynch, PhD
Naugatuck Valley Community College

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Ashley Mackay, DVM
Aspetuck Animal Hospital
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Larry Marsicano, MS
Aquatic Ecosystem Research LLC

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Michael Murphy, DC
Murphy Family Chiropractic
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Akalushi Muthukumarana, MS
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Paul Nitti, MD
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Chris Tait, MA
Ridgefield High School
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Staff
Lisa Taylor
Department Secretary
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• 203-837-8791
• SB Room 220
Pamela Veach
Department Lab Manager
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• 203-837-8772
• SB Room 138
Carol Ball
NOAA Finding Our Way STEM Outreach Coordinator
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• 203-837-8753
• SB Room 149
Sandra Zapata
Tick Lab Project Coordinator
Vicki Hornbostel
Tick Lab Project Assistant
Brittany Schappach
Tick Lab Research Assistant