Welcome to Arkansas State University!



Travis Marsico


Dr. Travis Marsico

Associate Professor and Interim Chair of Biological Sciences

Curator of STAR Herbarium

Phone: 870-972-3082
Office: Lab Science East, 201A


Pamela Harrell


Pamela Harrell

Fiscal Support Specialist

Phone: 870-972-3082
Office: Lab Science East, 202A


Megan Meese


Megan Meese

Administrative Specialist II

Phone: 870-972-3082
Office: Lab Science East, 202




John Artim


Dr. John Artim

Temporary Assistant Professor

Phone: 870-972-3649

Office: Lab Science East, 316


Jennifer Bouldin


Dr. Jennifer Bouldin

Professor of Environmental Biology

Director of the Ecotoxicology Research Facility

Phone: 870-972-2570

Office: Ecotox Facility, 113A


Than Boves


Dr. Than Boves

Associate Professor of Ecology

Phone: 870-972-3320

Office: Lab Science East, 315


Jill Czerwonky


Jill Czerwonky

Temporary Instructor of Biology

Educational Outreach Coordinator K-12

Phone: (870) 680-8586

Office: Lab Science West, 340


Maureen Dolan


Dr. Maureen Dolan

Director of Biotechnology Program

Associate Professor of Molecular Biology

Phone: 870-680-4359

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 311


Lana Elkins


Lana Elkins

Teaching/Research Postdoc

Phone: 870-972-3289

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 204


Jerry Farris


Dr. Jerry Farris

Distinguished Professor of Environmental Biology

Phone: 870-680-8151

Office: Lab Science East, 413


Brook Fluker


Dr. Brook Fluker

Assistant Professor of Aquatic Ecology

Curator of Fishes

Phone: (870) 972-3253

Office: Ecotox Building, 113B


Diane Gilmore


Dr. Diane Gilmore

Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-680-8083

Office: Lab Science East, 415


David Gilmore


Dr. David Gilmore

Associate Professor of Environmental Biology

Phone: 870-972-3263

Office: Lab Science East, 418


Anne Grippo


Dr. Anne Grippo

Interim Dean

Professor of Biology

Phone: 870-972-3493

Office: Lab Science West, 552


Kari Harris


Kari Harris

Temporary Instructor of Biology

Student Club Coordinator

Phone: (870) 680-8587

Office: Lab Science East, 417


Julie Huggins


Dr. Julie Huggins

Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-972-3555

Office: Lab Science West, 550


Martin Huss


Dr. Martin Huss

Associate Professor of Botany

Phone: 870-972-3124

Office: Lab Science East, 317


Ronald Johnson


Dr. Ronald Johnson

Professor of Biology

Phone: 870-972-2366

Office: Lab Science East, 321


Tracy Klotz


Tracy Klotz

Technical Support

Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-972-3143

Office: Lab Science East, 318


Tanja McKay


Dr. Tanja McKay

Director of Environmental Sciences; Interim Director of Molecular Biosciences

Professor of Entomology

Phone: 870-972-3240

Office: Lab Science East, 313


Fabricio Medina-Bolivar


Dr. Fabricio Medina-Bolivar

Professor of Metabolic Engineering

Phone: 870-680-4319

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 308


Lori Neuman-Lee


Dr. Lori Neuman-Lee

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

Phone: 870-972-3111

Office: Lab Science East, 320


Tom Risch


Dr. Tom Risch

Interim Associate Vice Chancellor of Research

Professor of Animal Ecology

Phone: 870-972-3333

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 102


Virginie Rolland


Dr. Virginie Rolland

Associate Professor of Quantitative Wildlife Ecology

Phone: 870-972-3194

Office: Lab Science East, 314


Paul Sikkel


Dr. Paul Sikkel

Associate Professor of Biology

Phone: 870-972-3296

Office: Lab Science East, 412


Nathan Stephens


Nathan Stephens

Temporary Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-680-8189

Office: Lab Science East, 210


Christopher Thigpen


Christopher Thigpen

Temporary Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-680-8468

Office: Lab Science West, 146


Asela Wijeratne


Dr. Asela Wijeratne

Assistant Professor of Bioinformatics

Phone: 870-972-3311

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 303


Guolei Zhou


Dr. Guolei Zhou

Associate Professor of Biology

Phone: 870-680-8588

Office: ABI, 209


Adjunct Faculty


Noelle Sanchez


Noelle Sanchez

Adjunct Instructor