Faculty

Armin Akhavan
Armin Akhavan (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Ivan Anastassov
Assistant Professor
City University of New York
(415) 405-2115
Frank Bayliss
Frank Bayliss (He/Him/His)
Professor Emeritus
Director of the Genentech Foundation Scholars Program
(415) 338-1071
Hilary Benton
Hilary Benton (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Bradley Bowser
Bradley Bowser (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Microbiology, General Biology, Molecular Evolution
Katharyn E Boyer
Professor
UCLA (Ph.D.), San Diego State (M.S.), University of Maryland, College Park (B.S.)
(415) 338-3751
Jennifer Breckler
Jennifer Breckler (She/Her/Hers)
Professor
University of California, Los Angeles
(415) 338-2340
Laura Burrus
Laura Burrus (She/Her/Hers)
Department Chair/Professor
University of Wisconsin
(415) 338-7680
Jason Cantley
Jason Cantley (He/Him/His)
Assistant Professor
University of Hawaii at Manoa
(415) 405-3731
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Amanda Carbajal (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Edward Carpenter
Edward Carpenter (He/Him/His)
Professor
North Carolina State University 
(415) 338-3732
Mark Chan
Yee-Hung (Mark) Chan (He/Him/His)
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. Stanford, Postdoc UCSF
(415) 405-2864
Jaime Chaves
Jaime Chaves (He/Him/His)
Assistant Professor
UCLA (Ph.D), San Francisco State University (M.S.), Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (B.S.)
Linda Chen
Linda Chen (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Joseph Chen
Joseph Chen (He/Him/His)
Associate Professor
Harvey Mudd College, Harvard University
(415) 405-2762
Lily Chen
Lily Chen (She/Her/Hers)
Professor
State University of New York, Buffalo
(415) 338-6763
Diana Chu
Diana Chu (She/Her/Hers)
Professor
University of California, Los Angeles
(415) 405-3487
William Cochlan
William P. Cochlan (He/Him/His)
Estuary and Ocean Science Center Research Professor
University of British Columbia (Ph.D. and B.Sc-H), Dalhousie Univ. (M.Sc.)
(415) 338-3541
Sarah Cohen
C. Sarah Cohen (She/Her/Hers)
Professor
University of Washington
(415) 338-3750
Joe Conaghan
Joe Conaghan (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Ed Connor
Edward F. Connor (He/Him/His)
Professor
Florida State University
(415) 338-6997
Robyn Crook
Robyn Crook (She/Her/Hers)
Assistant Professor
City University of New York
(415) 338-1278
Karen Crow
Karen Crow (She/Her/Hers)
Associate Professor
University of California, Santa Cruz
(415) 405-2760
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Elizabeth Crutchfield (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Jose De La Torre
José R. de la Torre (He/Him/His)
Professor; Associate Chair for Research and Infrastructure
University of California, San Francisco
(415) 338-7043
Wilfred Denetclaw
Wilfred Denetclaw (He/Him/His)
Associate Professor
University of California, Berkeley
(415) 338-1784
Dennis Desjardin
Dennis E. Desjardin (He/Him/His)
Professor Emeritus
University of Tennessee, Director of the Harry D. Thiers Herbarium
Carmen Domingo
Carmen Domingo (She/Her/Hers)
Dean of the College of Science and Engineering, Professor
University of California, Berkeley
(415) 338-7789
Lynne Dowdy
Lynne Dowdy (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Richard Dugdale
Richard Dugdale (He/Him/His)
Estuary and Ocean Science Center Research Professor
University of Wisconsin
(415) 338-3518
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Nathan Emery (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Lauren Esposito
Lauren Esposito (She/Her/Hers)
Cal Academy Research Faculty
American Museum of Natural History/City University of New York
(415) 379-5728
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Dwayne Evans (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
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Shiva Fate (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
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Lam-Kiu Fong (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Laurence Frabotta
Laurence Frabotta (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Quantitative phylogenetics, population genetics, Herpetology, Terrestrial Biology
Megumo Fuse
Megumi Fuse (She/Her/Hers)
Professor
University of Toronto 
(415) 405-0728
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Michael Goldman
Michael A. Goldman (He/Him/His)
Professor
Purdue University
(415) 338-7676
Brinda Govidan
Brinda Govindan (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
(415) 405-3279
Derrick Groom
Derrick Groom (He/Him/His)
Assistant Professor
University of Toronto 
Holly Harris
Holly Harris (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Zheng-Hui He
Zheng-Hui He (He/Him/His)
Professor
University of Virginia
(415) 338-6193
Nina Hosmane
Nina Hosmane (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Steven B. Ingalls
Stephen Ingalls (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
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Peter Ingmire (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Wim Kimmerer
Wim Kimmerer (He/Him/His)
Estuary and Ocean Science Center Research Professor, Faculty Emeritus
University of Hawaii
(415) 338-3515
Arman Kirakosian
Arman Kirakosian (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Residency Director of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, DVA San Francisco Medical Center
Jonathan Knight
Jonathan Knight (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Colin Leasure
Colin Leasure (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Greatchen LeBuhn
Gretchen LeBuhn (She/Her/Hers)
Professor
University of California, Santa Barbara
(415) 405-0729
Katherine Lipari
Katherine Lipari (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
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Anel Lizcano (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Candace Low
Candace Low (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
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Chuanyi Lu (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Lance Lund
Lance Lund (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Human Biology
Amichai Lyons
Amichai Lyons (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Christine Manuguid
Christine Manuguid (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer, Instructional Support Technician
(415) 405-0391
Leticia Marquez-Magana
Leticia Márquez-Magaña (She/Her/Hers)
Professor
Stanford, UC Berkeley
(415) 338-3289
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Paloma Medina (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Chris Moffatt
Christopher Moffatt (He/Him/His)
Professor and Associate Chair
Johns Hopkins University
(415) 338-1631
Heather Murdock
Heather Murdock (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Joseph Musallam
Joseph Musallam (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Hematology and Immunohematology
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Jennifer Nelson (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
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Karina Nielson
Karina Nielsen (She/Her/Hers)
Professor
Executive Director of Biology
415-338-3713
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Torben Nielson (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
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Dax Ovid (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Tom Parker
Tom Parker (He/Him/His)
Professor Emeritus
University of California, Santa Barbara, 1977
Sally Pasion
Sally G. Pasion (She/Her/Hers)
Associate Professor
University of California, Los Angeles
(415) 405-0736
Robert Patterson
Robert Patterson (He/Him/His)
Professor Emeritus
University of California, Santa Barbara
Pleuni Pennings
Pleuni Pennings (She/Her/Hers)
Associate Professor
Ludwig Maximillians University, Munich
(415) 405-3761
Tania Pollak
Tania Pollak (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
RobertRamirez
Robert Ramirez (He/Him/His)
Professor Emeritus
UC Riverside
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Julio Ramirez (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
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Edwin Reyes (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Blake Riggs
Blake Riggs (He/Him/His)
Associate Department Chair/Professor
UC Santa Cruz
(415) 338-1499
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LeRoy Robinson (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Rori Rohlfs
Rori Rohlfs (She/Her/Hers)
Assistant Professor 
University of Washington 
(415) 405-3777
Joseph Romeo
Joseph Romeo (He/Him/His)
Professor Emeritus
University of California, San Diego 
Eric Routman
Eric Routman (He/Him/His)
Professor Emeritus
Washington University
Scott Roy
Scott Roy (He/Him/His)
Associate Professor
Harvard University
(415) 338-1359
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Jane Rudebusch (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Nicole Salazar
Nicole Salazar Velmeshev (She/Her/Hers)
Assistant Professor 
University of Miami
(415) 338-1184
Erica Sanchez
Erica L. Sanchez (She/Her/Hers)
Assistant Professor
University of Washington (PhD), University of California Davis (BS)
Ravinder Sehgal
Ravinder Sehgal (He/Him/His)
Professor
University of California, San Francisco 
(415) 405-0329
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Shermel Sherman (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Kevin Simonin
Kevin Simonin (He/Him/His)
Associate Professor
University of California, Berkeley
(415) 338-1695
Greg Spicer
Greg Spicer (He/Him/His)
Professor
University of Chicago
(415) 338-6756
Trenton Stewart
Trenton Stewart (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Jonathon Stillman
Jonathon Stillman (He/Him/His)
Professor
Oregon State University
(415) 338-3790
Andrea Swei
Andrea Swei (She/Her/Hers)
Associate Professor
UC Berkeley
(415) 338-1753
Kimberly Tanner
Kimberly Tanner (She/Her/Hers)
Professor; Director of SEPAL
Rice University (BA, Biochemistry); University of California, San Francisco (PhD, Neuroscience)
(415) 405-3438
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Lisa Tieber-Nielsen (She/Her/Hers)
Faculty Lecturer
Les Timpe
Les Timpe (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Alejandro Velez Melendez
Assistant Professor 
University of Minnesota
(415) 338-2198
Vance Vredenburg
Associate Department Chair/Professor
University of California Berkeley
(415) 338-7296
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Nico Wagner (He/Him/His)
Faculty Lecturer
Gerdi Weidner
Gerdi Weidner (She/Her/Hers)
Research Professor 
Frances Wilkerson
Frances Wilkerson (She/Her/Hers)
Estuary and Ocean Science Center Research Professor
University of Bristol
(415) 338-3519
Thomas Zimmerman
Adjunct Professor
Research Staff Member and Master Inventor
Andy Zink
Andrew Zink (He/Him/His)
Professor
Cornell University
(415) 405-2761