Kyle D Zimmer portrait

Kyle D Zimmer

Professor (on sabbatical Fall 2016)
Ph.D. North Dakota State University
OWS 359/Lab: OWS 267B
(651) 962-5244
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5244
OWS 352
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave.
Saint Paul MN 55105

Professional Interests

Aquatic ecology, focused on:

  • Community and ecosystem ecology of shallow lakes and wetlands.

  • Role of food-web interactions in the alternative stable state model for shallow lakes. 

  • Ecology of fish, aquatic invertebrates, and submerged macrophytes.

  • Biotic and abiotic factors responsible for the structure of aquatic food webs.

  • Biotic influences on species diversity in shallow lakes.

  • Stoichiometric relationships in aquatic habitats.

  • Modeling aquatic ecosystems and processes, biometry.

Summer 2017 Courses

Summer 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
BIOL 389 - I1 Research - - - - - - - -
CRN: 42363 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Kyle D. Zimmer Original laboratory, field, library or other analytical investigation under the direction of a member of the biology faculty, culminating in either a written research paper or an oral presentation. Upper class standing not required. Prerequisites: BIOL 207, BIOL 208 and a minimum grade of C- in BIOL 209, permission of the instructor and the department chair.

Schedule Details

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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
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