300 W. Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA 99251
Office Location: Robinson Science Hall 202
Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz
M.A., B.S. University of California, Los Angeles
Year Joined Whitworth Faculty
Areas of Specialization / Expertise
Biology; ecology; marine biology; marine invertebrate biology; symbiotic biology, evolution; science.
Selected Publications / Presentations / Honors
Publications: co-wrote "The effects of illumination, food and symbionts on the growth of the sea anemone (Anthopleura elegantissima)," in the Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology (1994); co-wrote "Autoreactive blood cells and programmed cell death in growth and development of protochordates," in the Journal of Experimental Zoology (1988). Conducting research on the reproductive effort in the symbiotic anemone Aiptasia pallida.