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Emeriti Faculty

Jane Adams

Jane Adams

Professor Emerita
Claude Alexander

Claude Alexander

Professor Emeritus
Gregory Antipa

Gregory Antipa

Professor Emeritus
A.B. 1963 Zoology, UC Berkeley; MA 1966 Biology, SF State; Ph.D. 1970 Zoology, University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign
Specialties: 
Courses taught: General Biology, General Zoology, Human Biology (BIOL 100), Cells, Microbes and Life (BIOL 175), Disease! (BIOL 326), Cell Biology (BIOL 350), Experiments in Cell Biology and Genetics (BIOL 351), Microscopy & Photomicrography (BIOL 391), Biology of the Protozoa (BIOL 450), Protozoology Laboratory (BIOL 451), Cell Ultrastructure Seminar (BIOL 740), Electron Microscopy (BIOL 741)
Alissa Arp

Alissa Arp

Professor Emerita
Ann Auleb

Ann Auleb

Professor Emerita
Office: 
Hensill 418
Office Phone: 
(415) 338-2198
H. Leigh Auleb

H. Leigh Auleb

Professor Emeritus
University of California, Santa Barbara
Office: 
Hensill 421
Paul Barnes

Paul Barnes

Professor Emeritus
B.A. 1960 Biology, SF State; M.A. 1963 Biology, SF State; Ph.D. Biochemistry 1969 University of Kansas, Lawrence
Specialties: 
Courses taught: Human Physiology, Endocrinology, Physiology

William Bigler

Professor Emeritus
Sarane Bowen

Sarane Bowen

Professor Emerita
Robert Bowman

Robert Bowman

Professor Emeritus
Specialties: 
Courses taught: Comparative Anatomy, Ornithology
Margaret Bradbury

Margaret Bradbury

Professor Emerita
Nan Carnal

Nan Carnal

Professor Emerita
University of Georgia
Specialties: 
Plant Physiology: Photosynthesis, CAM biochemistry and physiology, Carbohydrate Metabolism. Courses taught at SFSU: Plant Physiology/Lab, Plant Biochemistry, Introductory Biology I for majors, World of Plants. Teaching and Learning in the Sciences: Developed and coordinated the SI (Supplemental Instruction) program in Biology. Directed faculty development programs including the NSF-funded MASTEP project.
Anthony Catena

Anthony Catena

Professor Emeritus
Ruth Doell

Ruth Doell

Professor Emerita
James Duncan

James Duncan

Professor Emeritus
Eva Estermann

Eva Estermann

Professor Emerita
Bernard Goldstein

Bernard Goldstein

Professor Emeritus
B.S. 1962 Biology, SF State College; M.A. 1964 Biology, SF State;
Specialties: 
Courses taught: General Zoology, Ecological Physiology, BIOL 40, Nature Study; BIOL 100, Human Biology; BIOL 330, Human Sexuality; BIOL 470, Natural History of the Vertebrates; BIOL 492, Comparative Anatomy of Vertebrates; BIOL 621, Reproductive Physiology

Joel Gustafson

Professor Emeritus

Joseph Hall

Professor Emeritus
Richard Hunderfund

Richard Hunderfund

Professor Emeritus
Michael Josselyn

Michael Josselyn

Professor Emeritus
B.S. 1972 Cornell University; M.S. 1975 University of Miami; Ph.D. 1978 Botany, University of New Hampshire
Specialties: 
Courses taught: General Biology, Phycology, Biological Oceanography, Ecology of Estuaries and Lagoons, Wetland Ecology and Management, Restoration Ecology
Dean Kenyon

Dean Kenyon

Professor Emeritus
Ralph Larson

Ralph Larson

Professor Emeritus
A.B. 1968 Biology, Occidental College; M.A. 1972 Biology, UC Santa Barbara; Ph.D. 1977 Biology, UC Santa Barbara
Office Phone: 
(650) 359-7152
Specialties: 
Courses taught: General Zoology, Introductory Biology II, Biological Oceanography, Animal Ecology, Biology of Fishes, Fisheries Biology, Ecological Methods.
James Mackey

James Mackey

Professor Emeritus
B.S. 1951 Biology, University of Akron; M.S. 1954 Zoology, Ohio State
Specialties: 
Courses taught: BIOL 300 Nature Study; BIOL 313 Principles of Ecology; BIOL 475 Herpetology; BIOL 470 Vertebrate Natural History; BIOL 580 Limnology; Ichthyology, Conservation Animal Ecology, Ecology of the Bay Area
Hal Markowitz

Hal Markowitz

Professor Emeritus

Leo Miller

Professor Emeritus
Remo Morelli

Remo Morelli

Professor Emeritus
Tom Niesen

Tom Niesen

Professor Emeritus
University of Oregon
Specialties: 
Population biology of marine invertebrates; biology of invasive species; intertidal ecology
George Oberlander

George Oberlander

Professor Emeritus
Douglas Post

Douglas Post

Professor Emeritus
Jan Randall

Jan Randall

Professor Emerita
BS Zoology, 1965, University of Idaho (Moscow); MEd. 1969, University of Washington, Seattle; Ph.D. 1977, Washington State University, Pullman, Postdoctoral Fellow, NIH 1977-1979, University of Texas
Specialties: 
Courses taught: Introductory Biology, Nature Study, Mammalogy, Animal Behavior, Hormones and Behavior, Behavioral Ecology.
John Stubbs

John Stubbs

Professor Emeritus
University of Wisconsin
James R. "Bob" Sweeney

James R. "Bob" Sweeney

Professor Emeritus
Harry Thiers

Harry Thiers

Professor Emeritus
Jack Tomlinson

Jack Tomlinson

Professor Emeritus
Al Towle

Al Towle

Professor Emeritus
Harry Wessenberg

Harry Wessenberg

Professor Emeritus
Maureen Whalen

Maureen Whalen

Professor Emerita
John Williston

John Williston

Professor Emeritus
William Wu

William Wu

Professor Emeritus
B.S. 1954 Agriculture-Agricultural Engineering, Oregon State College; M.S. 1960 Microbiology, Oregon State University, Ph.D. 1962 Immunology (minor in Experimental Biology) University of Utah
Hideo Yonenaka

Hideo Yonenaka

Professor Emeritus