Our Faculty & Staff

Directory

Below you will find information about out to contact our department faculty members and administrative staff.

Our faculty is national and internationally recognized for their research and teaching programs. Research and teaching in the department encompasses the study of invertebrate and vertebrate animals at the organismic level with topics including but not limited to: insect and wildlife ecology, patterns in animal diversity and abundance, population processes and demographics, interactions with plants, the environment and humans, and long-term management and conservation. 

Our faculty is national and internationally recognized for their research and teaching programs. Research and teaching in the department encompasses the study of invertebrate and vertebrate animals at the organismic level with topics including but not limited to: insect and wildlife ecology, patterns in animal diversity and abundance, population processes and demographics, interactions with plants, the environment and humans, and long-term management and conservation. 

Faculty

  • Jon Cox, Instructor, Wildlife Photographer
  • James White, Instructor, Herpetology
  • Dr. Jay Bancroft, USDA Beneficial Insects Introduction Research Unit, Visiting Scholar
  • Dr. James Barry, DuPont Stine-Haskell Research Center, Affiliated Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Vince D’Amico, US Forest Service, Northern Research Station, Resident Scientist
  • Jian J. Duan, USDA Beneficial Insects Introduction Research Unit, Affiliated Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Lindsey Flexner, Dupont Co., Affiliated Associate Professor
  • Dr. Jon K. Gelhaus, Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences, Affiliated Associate Professor
  • Dr. Jack Gingrich, Research Entomologist
  • Dr. Kim Hoelmer, USDA Beneficial Insects Introduction Research Unit, Affiliated Professor
  • Dr. Caleb W. Holyoke, Dupont Co., Affiliated Associate Professor
  • Dr. Keith Hopper, USDA Beneficial Insects Introduction Research Unit, Affiliated Associate Professor
  • Dr. John K. Jackson, Stroud Water Research Center, Affiliated Assistant Professor
  • Dr. David Wallace Onstad, DuPont Pioneer, Affiliated Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Daniel Otte, Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences
  • Dr. Rosalind Renfrew, Vermont Center for Ecostudies, Affiliated Assistant Professor, rrenfrew@vtecostudies.org
  • Dr. Jean Woods, Curator of Birds, Delaware Museum of Natural History, Affiliated Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Dewey Caron, Professor Emeritus
  • Dr. Judy Hough-Goldstein, Professor Emeritus
  • Dr. Calvin Keeler, Joint Appointment, Department of Animal and Food Resources
  • Dr. Chuck Mason, Professor Emeritus
  • Dr. William F. Ritter, P.E., Professor Emeritus
  • Dr. Roland Roth, Professor Emeritus
Name Title Phone Email
Uhde, Brooke Buisness Administrator (302) 831-2487 buhde@udel.edu
Shropshire, Kimberley J. Research Specialist (302) 831-8835 kjs@udel.edu
Jaclyn Smolinski Research Associate II 302-831-1306 jmso@udel.edu
Name Title Phone Email
Camacho, Lizette Administrative Assistant III (302) 831-2528 lcamacho@udel.edu
Morton, Shirley P Administrative Assistant II (302) 831-2526 smorton@udel.edu