Geffrey Stopper, Ph.D.

Geffrey F. Stopper, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Area of Specialization: Evolutionary Biology, Developmental Evolution, Molecular Evolution, Genomics­­

Degrees and Certifications

    The Rothberg Institute for Childhood Diseases, Guilford, CT
    Post-Doctoral Research Scientist in Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics
    April 2007 to August 2008

    Yale University, New Haven, CT
    Ph.D. in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
    May 2007

    Yale University, New Haven, CT
    M.S. in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
    May 2003

    Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY
    B.A. in Biology, Minor in Music
    May 2000

    Affiliations: Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society, Council on Undergraduate Research

Teaching Responsibilities

    • BICC 103 The Human Community and Scientific Discovery
    • BI 111/113 Concepts in Biology I Lecture, Laboratory, & Discussion
    • BI 112/114 Concepts in Biology II Lecture, Laboratory, & Discussion
    • BI 201/203 Organisms to Populations Lecture & Laboratory
    • BI 225/226 Evolutionary Analysis Lecture & Laboratory
    • BI 221 Genetics Laboratory
    • BI 299 Topics in Evolution
    • BI 390 Supervised Research
    • BI 399 Senior Seminar

Honors, Awards & Fellowships

    • Sacred Heart University Richard and Barbara Naclerio Faculty Scholars Program Grant Award (2013)
    • Hartwick College Outstanding Young Alumnus Award (2009)
    • The Company of Biologists “Development” Traveling Fellowship (2004)
    • Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Grant in Aid of Research (2003)
    • NIH, Yale University Developmental Biology Training Grant, Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (2000-2003)

Publications and Presentations

Geffrey Stopper

Contact Information

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    College of Arts and Sciences
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