Background

Lawrence J. (Larry) Weider, PI, Professor, Dept of Biology, U. of Oklahoma

Curriculum Vitae

LAWRENCE J. WEIDER

Department of Biology

University of Oklahoma

730 Van Vleet Oval

Room 314

Norman, OK 73019-0230

Position:     Professor of Biology

Office phone:              (405) 325-4766

FAX:                                 (405) 325-6202

E-MAIL:                           ljweider@ou.edu

Birthplace:                     Rochester, New York

Citizenship:                   U.S.A.

Languages:                   German, French (reading comprehension)

Education

1984 Ph.D. – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Ecology, Ethology,  and Evolution

Thesis: Spatial and temporal genetic heterogeneity in a natural Daphnia population:   Ecological and physiological differences between genotypes.

Major adviser:  Dr. Michael Lynch

1978 B.S. (Biology/Chemistry, Magna cum laude) – St. Bonaventure University, New York.

Areas of Research Interest:

Evolutionary ecology, population/ecological genetics, population ecology,  physiological ecology, aquatic ecology, arctic ecology, life-history evolution, metapopulational dynamics, conservation ecology.