Faculty and Staff Directory

An academic department is only as good as its faculty.

The Biological Sciences Department at SUNY Oswego boasts an outstanding faculty who are committed to a high standard of teaching, research, and service to the college community. We believe in trying to build a learning-centered community where the discovery of knowledge plays an important role in every student's academic career.

You'll find members of the Department of Biological Sciences share a commitment to high quality teaching, research, and academic advisement, and who work closely with individual students and student organizations.

Full-time Faculty
Julien Bachelier, Assistant Professor
Richard C. Back II, Associate Professor
Christopher Chandler, Assistant Professor 
Anthony L. Contento, Visiting Assistant Professor
Jenifer Cruickshank, Assistant Professor
David A. Dunn, Assistant Professor
Poongodi Geetha-Loganathan, Assistant Professor
Ronald Graham, Visiting Instructor
C. Eric Hellquist, Associate Professor
James A. MacKenzie, Associate Professor and Chair
Michael McDonald, Visiting Instructor
Andrew McElwain, Visiting Assistant Professor
Kamal I. Mohamed, Professor
Peter D. Newell, Assistant Professor
Jennifer C. Olori, Assistant Professor
Peter A. Rosenbaum
, Professor
Maria Sagot, Assistant Professor
Michael Schummer, Visiting Assistant Professor
Karen R. Sime, Associate Professor
Sofia Windstam, Assistant Professor

Adjunct Faculty
Ryan Barker
Cleane Medeiros
Emily Oaks
Christina Winterton

Support Staff
Lisa Brancato (Academic Advisement Coordinator)
April Tuttle (Secretary) 
Sandra Nichols (Clerical) 
Kirsten Parsons (Instructional Support)

Emeritus Faculty
John Brunson, Associate Professor
Sherret Chase, Professor
Donald Cox, Professor
Geno Germano, Associate Professor
Terrence Hammill, Distinguished Teaching Professor
J. Alden Lackey, Professor
Kathryn Martin, Professor
George Maxwell, Professor
Andrew Nelson, Director, Rice Creek Field Station
Sigurd O. Nelson, Jr, Professor
Emily Oaks, Associate Professor
James Seago, Professor
Peter Weber, Professor