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Biology Faculty

Dr. Jane Cavender
dr. jane cavender Professor of Biology & Department Chair
Ph.D. in Genetics - Penn State College of Medicine
cavender@etown.edu | 717-361-1448
Office:  Lyet 143  |  Lab:  Lyet 252

Dr Cavender believes that research and discovery are at the heart of learning and scholarship.

Dr. Jane Cavender joined the faculty of Elizabethtown College in 1993.  She teaches introductory biology courses Molecules, Cells and Animal Systems; Cell Biology, and Experimental Design in Cell Biology. Dr. Cavender is the internship director and she manages the Biotechnology major and the Masters in Molecular Medicine Program with Drexel University College of Medicine.

Dr. David Bowne
dr. david bowneAssociate Professor of Biology
Ph.D. in Environmental Science - University of Virginia
bowned@etown.edu | 717-361-1317
Office:  Lyet 147  |  Lab:  Lyet 153

Dr. Bowne joined the faculty of Elizabethtown College in 2008.  He teaches General Ecology, Conservation Biology, Geographic Information Systems, and the introductory biology courses Molecules, Cells, and Animal Systems and Principles of Ecology, Evolution, and Diversity of Life.  Dr. Bowne is faculty advisor to the Biology Club.

Dr. Diane Bridge
dr. diane bridgeAssociate Professor of Biology
Ph.D. in Biology - Yale University
bridged@etown.edu | 717-361-1177
Office:  Lyet 247     Lab:  Lyet 253

Dr. Bridge joined the faculty of Elizabethtown College in 2000.  She teaches Principles of Ecology, Evolution, and Diversity of Life; Invertebrate Zoology; Developmental Biology and laboratory sections of Molecules, Cells, and Animal Systems.  Dr. Bridge serves on the Health Professions Advisory Committee.

Dr. Aaron Cecala
dr. aaron cecalaAssistant Professor of Biology
Ph.D. in Neurobiology & Anatomy-University of Rochester
cecalaa@etown.edu | 717-361-1341
Office:  Lyet 241     Lab:  Lyet 249

Dr. Cecala joined the faculty of Elizabethtown College in 2010.  He teaches Human Anatomy and Physiology, Comparative Anatomy, Behavioral Neurobiology and General Physiology.  Dr. Cecala is Chair of the Health Professions Advisory Committee.

Dr. Jonathon Coren
dr. jonathon corenAssociate Professor of Biology
Ph.D. in Genetics - Cornell University
corenj@etown.edu | 717-361-1342
Office:  Lyet 248     Lab: Lyet 251

Dr. Coren joined the faculty of Elizabethtown College in 2002.  He teaches Human Heredity & Inherited Diseases, and Genetics.  Dr. Coren manages the Allied Health program.

Dr. Thomas Murray
dr. thomas murrayProfessor of Biology
Ph.D. in Ecology - University of Connecticut
murrayte@etown.edu | 717-361-1474
Office:  Lyet 148     Lab:  Lyet 151

Dr. Murray joined the faculty of Elizabethtown College in 1994.  He teaches Aquatic Ecology, Ecotoxicology, Marine Biology,  introductory biology lab Molecules, Cells and Animal Systems and a First Year Seminar.

Dr. Debra L. Wohl
dr. debra wohlAssociate Professor of Biology
Ph.D. in Ecology - University of Georgia
wohld@etown.edu | 717-361-1326
Office:  Lyet 144     Lab:  Lyet 150

Dr. Wohl joined the faculty of Elizabethtown College in 2004.  She teaches honors and introductory biology courses Molecules, Cells, and Animal Systems and general microbiology classes, and a course in pathogenic microbiology.  Dr. Wohl serves on the Health Professions Advisory Committee.

Dr. Jodi L. Yorty
dr. jodi yortyAssociate Professor of Molecular Biology
Ph.D. in Immunobiology - Penn State University
yortyj@etown.edu | 717-361-1325
Office:  Lyet 244     Lab:  Lyet 250

Dr. Jodi Yorty joined the faculty of Elizabethtown College in 2007.  She teaches introductory biology courses such as Molecules, Cells, and Animal Systems, and Molecular Biology, Immunology and Nutrition.


Dr. Anya Goldina
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biologygoldina
Ph.D. Behavioral Endocrinology-Florida International University
goldinaa@etown.edu | 717-361-6418
Office:  Lyet 242     Lab:  Lyet 151

Dr. Anya Goldina joined the faculty of Elizabethtown College in 2013.  She teaches introductory biology courses Biological Concepts and Human Anatomy and Physiology.

Staff

Helen Bartlett
helen bartlettAssistant in Biology
bartlehs@etown.edu | 717-361-1318
Office:  Lyet 240

Mrs. Bartlett joined Elizabethtown College in 1990.  She teaches Anatomy and Physiology Labs.

Schedule and Office Hours

Janice Davis
helen bartlettAdministrative Assistant
davisjw@etown.edu | 717-361-1389
Office:  Lyet 143

 

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