Environmental Science

Environmental Science

Environmental Science Program Faculty


Jason Kelsey Professor of Environmental Science and Chemistry
A.B., Lafayette College
M.S., Cornell University
Ph.D., Cornell University


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Dr. Erika Iyengar Associate Professor of Biology
B.S. with honors, Stanford University
Ph.D. Zoology, Cornell University


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Daniel Klem Jr. Professor of Biology
B. A. Biology, Wilkes College
M. A. Biology, Hofstra University
Ph. D. Zoology, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
D.Sc. Wilkes University


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Richard A.
Niesenbaum
Professor of Biology
Ph.D., Biology/Ecology - University of Pennsylvania
M.S., Biological Oceanography - University of Connecticut
B.A., Biology and Environmental Science - University of Pennsylvania


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Dr. Jane D. Flood

Associate Professor of Physics
Ph.D. - Physics / Univeristy of Pennsylvania
B.A. - Physics / Hunter College


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Donna M. Kish-Goodling Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., Moravian College
M.B.A., Ph.D., Lehigh University


Environmental Science
Arthur Raymond Professor of Economics
B.S., Bryant College
M.A., Ph.D., Tufts University


Environmental Science
Mary Lawlor Associate Professor of English
B.A., University of Maryland
M.A., Ph.D., New York University. (1990)


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Daniel J. Wilson Professor of History
Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University

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Christine T. Sistare

Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Connecticut College
M.A., Ph.D., Emory University


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Christopher Borick Associate Professor of Political Science
Ph.D. from SUNY Binghamton

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Giacomo (Jack) Gambino

Professor of Political Science
Ph.D. Duke University

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Christopher W. Herrick

Professor of Political Science
Ph.D. University of South Carolina

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Karen Tuerk Lecturer, Environmental Science
B.S., Western Washington University
M.S., College of Charleston
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Great Teachers, Great Courses

For many students, the course in Documentary Research is their first foray into making media.
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Students in Jeremy Teissére's 'Mind and Brain' course have quite a challenge - can the experience of consciousness be narrowed down to 100 billion neurons?
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Dr. Roland Kushner knows that management skills can't be taught in a vacuum.
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Professor Dan Wilson’s students don’t just read about history; they learn from those who lived it.
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What insights can worms provide about tissue and organ systems in the human body?
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For many students in Dr. Douglas Ovens' class, this is their first musical experience at Muhlenberg.
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Dr. Niesenbaum's Field Biology and Plant Ecology class is just one of many to use the 63-acre Graver Arboretum.
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Dr. Amy Hark wants her students to look beyond the classroom and see the impact the subjects they are studying have in the wider world.
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Students in Dr. George Benjamin’s class are mastering more than basic computer science skills. They’re learning about programming and robotics by focusing on problem sets.
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Dr. Daniel Doviak, assistant professor of philosophy at Muhlenberg College, invites his environmental philosophy students to study the relationship between humanity and the world they occupy.
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