Dr. Patricia Saunders

Building: 
Kettering Science Building
Office Number: 
324
Phone: 
419.289.5252

Bio

Dr. Patricia A. Saunders, associate professor of biology, joined the Ashland University faculty in 2002 and is the director of the University's Environmental Science Program. For several years, she has been advisor to Beta Beta Beta, the biology honorary. Her area of expertise is aquatic ecology. Since joining Ashland University she has directed many students doing independent research projects related to the ecology of a local lake, and she is involved in activities at the Black Fork Wetlands Preserve. She received her Ph.D. in ecology from the University of Georgia, her M.A. in ecology and evolutionary biology from Indiana University and her B.A. in biology from Oberlin College.

Education

Ph.D., Ecology, University of Georgia
M.A., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Indiana University
B.A., Biology,Oberlin College

I work in...

Environmental science is truly interdisciplinary.  Projects typically depend on collaboration among scientists and other professionals with different areas of expertise, and require  knowledge of  biology, chemistry and geology.  Environmental science majors at AU train in... Read More

Biology and Toxicology at Ashland University

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Events

Apr
22
Ashland University Department of Music presents the Award-winning Ashland University... Read more
Apr
23
Meet with the Administrative Director Sarah M. Wells for an... Read more
Apr
23
Ashland University Department of Music presents the best of Spring... Read more
Apr
24
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Apr
27
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