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  • Dr. Cynthia Walter

    Associate Professor of Biology  

    N106, Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion

    (724) 805-2329

    Office Hours:
    MWF 9:30-11:30 and by arrangement


    B.A. Biology, St. Olaf College 
    M.A.T., University of Chicago 
    Ph.D. Biology, University of Chicago

    Courses Taught

    BL 104 Field Biology
    BL 152 General Biology II
    BL 153 General Biology II Laboratory
    BL 232 Ecology
    BL 233 Ecology Laboratory
    BL 234 Evolution and Systematics
    BL 235 Evolution and Systematics Laboratory
    BL 236 Biology of Environmental Disturbances
    BL 237 Biology of Environmental Disturbances Laboratory
    BL 301 Junior Research Seminar
    BL 302 Research Project
    BL 303 Research Thesis

    Dr. Walter has published in journals such as Oecologia on her research in the tropics. Long term studies of local stream ecology have been published in collaboration with outside experts and students and presented at the Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences, the National Conference of Undergraduate Research, and international meetings of stream ecologists.