Faculty Profile

Thomas Arnold

Professor of Biology (2003), Department Chair

Contact Information


Rector North Room 2303


Dr. Arnold is a biochemist and physiologist who studies natural toxins, pheromones, odors, and anti-microbials. He focuses on natural products found in both marine and terrestrial ecosystems, including seagrass communities, coral reefs, temperate forests, and agricultural fields.


  • B.A., St. Mary's College of Maryland, 1993
  • Ph.D., University of Delaware, 1998

2015-2016 Academic Year

Fall 2015

ENST 310 Agriculture/Food Studies
An interdisciplinary intermediate-level approach to the study of environmental problems and policy analysis. The course is project-oriented, with students bringing the experience and perspective of their own disciplinary major to bear on a team approach to the analysis and proposed resolution of an environmental problem. Topics vary depending on faculty and student interests, and on the significance of current affairs. Three hours of classroom and three hours of laboratory a week. Prerequisite: Dependent upon topic or permission of instructor.

CHEM 343 Metabolism
Cross-listed with BIOL 343-01.

BIOL 343 Metabolism
Cross-listed with CHEM 343-01.

CHEM 343 Metabolism
Cross-listed with BIOL 343-02.

BIOL 343 Metabolism
Cross-listed with CHEM 343-02.

INTR 736 Intern - Environmental Studies
Permission of Instructor Required.