Faculty Profile

Carol Loeffler

Associate Professor of Biology (1988)

Contact Information

loeffler@dickinson.edu

Rector North Room 2304
717.245.1360
http://users.dickinson.edu/~loeffler/

Bio

She teaches courses in algae, fungi, lichens, and land plants. Her research interests with students are in the biology and ecology of rare plant species and in the impact of deer and other herbivores on forest vegetation.

Education

  • B.A., Smith College, 1982
  • Ph.D., Cornell University, 1992

2016-2017 Academic Year

Fall 2016

BIOL 323 Algae, Fungi & Lichens W/Lab
Study of the systematics, morphology, ecology, evolution, physiology and development of algae, fungi, and lichens. Lecture and discussion include examples and readings from classic and recent research. Laboratories include field surveys and collections, follow-up laboratory identifications, and experimental investigations including directed individual or small-group research projects. Six hours classroom a week. Prerequisites: two Biology courses numbered between 120 and 129. Offered every other year.

BIOL 323 Algae, Fungi & Lichens W/Lab
Study of the systematics, morphology, ecology, evolution, physiology and development of algae, fungi, and lichens. Lecture and discussion include examples and readings from classic and recent research. Laboratories include field surveys and collections, follow-up laboratory identifications, and experimental investigations including directed individual or small-group research projects. Six hours classroom a week. Prerequisites: two Biology courses numbered between 120 and 129. Offered every other year.

BIOL 560 Stu/Faculty Collaborative Rsch