Timothy L. Lewis portrait

Timothy L. Lewis

Professor and Chair of the Department
Degree
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Office
OWS 351/ Lab in JRC LL29
Phone
(651) 962-5249
Fax
651-962-5201
Mail
OWS 352
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave.
Saint Paul MN 55105

Professional Interests:

Research Interests: Population ecology, particularly population dynamics, habitat use, and migration. 
• Population dynamics of wood turtles (Glyptemys insculpta) in Michigan
• Population dynamics of spotted turtles (Clemmys guttata) in Ohio
• Feeding ecology of tropical nerrites (Nerita versicolor and N. peloranta)
• Forest stand and small woodlot diversity in the Midwest

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
BIOL 207 - 03 Genetics Ecology Evolution - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 MHC 205
CRN: 41461 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Timothy L. Lewis A consideration of the mechanisms of heredity, evolution, population genetics, and population ecology emphasizing hypothesis testing, case studies, and quantitative and experimental approaches to population biology. Topics include: Mendelian genetics, genetic mapping, population genetics, selection theory and the process of adaptation, speciation, macroevolution and phylogenetics, and the growth and regulation of populations. Laboratory work emphasizes techniques for data analysis, including computer simulation and modeling. Three laboratory hours per week. This course fulfills the core-area in natural science in the Natural Science and Mathematical and Quantitative Reasoning requirements in the core curriculum. Prerequisites: Co-enrollment in or previous credit for CHEM 111 or CHEM 115

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J-Term 2015 Courses

J-Term 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
BIOL 389 - I1 Research - - - - - - - -
CRN: 10268 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Timothy L. Lewis 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. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in BIOL 209 and permission of the instructor and the department chair

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BIOL 490 - A01 Neuroecology in Bahamas - - - - - - - -
CRN: 10105 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Jennifer T. McGuire, Kurt R. Illig, Timothy L. Lewis The subject matter of these courses will vary from year to year, but will not duplicate existing courses. Descriptions of these courses are available in the Online Printable Schedule, View Online Printable Schedule

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Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses
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