Mark D. Rausher

John Carlisle Kilgo Professor of Biology

Office: Room 3326 French Family Science Center, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338

Phone: (919) 684-2295

We investigate the evolutionary processes that cause change at both the phenotypic and genetic levels. We have particular interests in the genetic basis of adaptation and in the evolution of metabolic pathways. Our approaches include molecular dissection of ecologically important phenotypes and... Full Profile »

Chantal D. Reid

Assistant Professor of the Practice in the Division of Environmental Sciences and Policy

Office: 4102 Environment Hall, 9 Circuit Drive, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90328, Durham, NC 27708-0328

Phone: (919) 660-7378

As a physiological ecologist, my primary interests are to understand how environmental stresses on leaf gas exchange and plant carbon allocation control carbon gain, plant growth and reproduction. My research focuses on environmental factors likely to be affected by global change, particularly... Full Profile »

James F. Reynolds

Professor Emeritus

Office: 130 Science Dr., Biological Sciences Bldg., Rm 137-BOX 90338, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338

Phone: (919) 660-7404

Integrated assessment of complex human-environmental systems; Land degradation and desertification in global drylands; Conceptual frameworks and models to advance the science of dryland development Full Profile »

Julie Reynolds

Associate Professor of the Practice of the Department of Biology

Office: 130 Science Drive, 034 Biological Sciences Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0038

Phone: (919) 681-6899

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Daniel Rittschof

Professor, Marine Science and Conservation

Office: 135 Duke Marine Lab Rd, Beaufort, NC 28516

Phone: (252) 504-7634

My day to day research focus is ecology with emphasis on larval biology, chemical, behavioral, spatial ecology and environmental toxicology. Theoretical contributions are in the origins and evolution of chemical systems. Presently, there are three areas of focus: 1) Ecology and behavioral biology... Full Profile »

Allen G Rodrigo

Adjunct Professor of Biology

Office: 137 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338

Phone: (919) 684-1698

My research focuses on evolutionary bioinformatics and computatioanl biology. In particular, I am interested in the development of novel methods to study the evolution of genes, genomes, organisms and species. Full Profile »

Alexander Rosenberg

R. Taylor Cole Professor of Philosophy in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences

Office: 203A W Duke Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90743, Durham, NC 27708-0743

Phone: (919) 660-3047

Alex Rosenberg (Ph.D. 1971, Johns Hopkins) joined the Duke faculty in 2000. He is the R. Taylor Cole Professor of Philosophy (with secondary appointments in the biology and political science departments). Rosenberg has been a visiting professor and fellow of the at the Center for the Philosophy of... Full Profile »

V. Louise Roth

Professor in the Department of Biology

Office: 241 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708

Campus Box: Duke Box 90325, Durham, NC 27708-0325

Phone: (919) 660-7352

In addition to conceptual work on the biological bases of homology, variation, and parallel evolution, my research has focused on evolutionary changes in size and shape in mammals: the functional consequences of these changes, and the evolutionary modifications of ontogenetic processes that... Full Profile »

Charmaine DM Royal

Associate Professor in the Department of African and African American Studies

Office: 234 Friedl Bldg, Box 90252, Durham, NC 27708-0141

Campus Box: Duke Box 90252, Durham, NC 27708

Phone: (919) 668-6515

Charmaine Royal is associate professor of African & African American Studies, Biology, and Community & Family Medicine at Duke University. She is also core faculty in the Duke Initiative for Science and Society, faculty affiliate in the Duke Global Health Institute, and senior fellow in the... Full Profile »