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Sarah Bennett

Lecturer of Biology

Zurn 216

(814) 824-3611

Ms. Bennett’s research interests fall under the broad category of wildlife ecology. She and her students are currently working on two projects: determining whether treatment with permethrin lowers tick infestations of small mammals at Presque Isle State Park, and comparing small mammal diversity in locations dominated by invasive plant species to those dominated by native plants.

Biography: 

Education:

M.S., Zoology, Michigan State University, East Lansing , MI, (2007)
Specialization in Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior

B.S. Zoology, Michigan State University, East Lansing , MI, (2005)

 

Courses taught:

  • BIO 100 Biology Freshman Seminar
  • BIO 120/121 Human Biology and Lab
  • BIO 130/131 Functional Human Biology and Lab
  • BIO 146/147 Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • BIO 148/149 Organismal Biology
  • BIO 141 Cell Biology Lab
  • BIO 296 Biology of Development and Aging
  • BIO 320/321 Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy and Lab
  • BIO 334/335 Human Anatomy and Lab
  • ENVS 100/101 Environmental Problem Solving