Current Faculty – Full List


Mark Q. Martindale, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology, Director Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience

Research Area: Evolutionary Development

Martindale Laboratory Page


Barry Ache, PhD

Barry W. Ache, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience and Biology, Director of the University of Florida Center for Smell and Taste

Research Area: Olfaction

Ache Laboratory Page


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James C. Liao, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Research Area: Biomechanics and Neurobiology of Fish Locomotion

Liao Laboratory Page


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Paul J. Linser, Ph.D.

Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Neuroscience, Microbiology and Cell Science, Entomology, and Biology

Research Area: Developmental and Molecular Biology of Disease Vector Arthropods, Degenerative Changes in the Inner Ear

Linser Laboratory Page



Leonid Moroz, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience, Genetics, Biology and Chemistry

Research Area: Genomics, Memory and Neuronal Evolution

Moroz Laboratory Page


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Todd Osborne, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biogeochemistry

Research Area: Wetland Biogeochemistry

Osborne Laboratory Page



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Joseph Ryan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology

Research Area: Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Biology

Ryan Laboratory Page


Christine E. Schnitzler, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology

Research Area: Evolutionary and Functional Genomics

Schnitzler Laboratory Page

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Elaine Seaver, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology

Research Area: Development and Evolution of Marine Invertebrates

Seaver Laboratory Page

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