Dr. Patricia Saunders, Associate Professor

Dr. Patricia Saunders

Associate Professor of Biology
Director of the Environmental Science Program
Building: 
Kettering Science Building
Office Number: 
324
Phone: 
419.289.5252

Bio

  • Joined Ashland University faculty in 2002
  • Area of expertise is aquatic ecology
  • Teaches courses in biology, ecology and environmental science
  • Since joining AU, has directed many students doing independent research projects related to the ecology of a local lake and ponds at the Black Fork Wetlands Preserve

Education

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

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, geology and toxicology.  Environmental science majors at AU... Read More

Biology and Toxicology at Ashland University

When you choose a Biology Science major at Ashland University, you join a program on the cutting edge of scientific exploration with outstanding facilities and research equipment, access to five local nature preserves, strong... Read More

Events

Feb
21
Robert Olmstead is an award winning fiction writer and educator...Read more
Feb
27
Elissa Washuta is a member of the Cowlitz Indian Tribe...Read more
Feb
28
Thinking about an MFA? Come chat with the Administrative Director...Read more
Mar
19
Talk from Dr. Barb Schmidt-Rinehart and Foreign Language Honors Reception...Read more