Mark A. Jordan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Biology, Science Building, Room 384
Indiana University - Purdue University
2101 E. Coliseum Blvd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
260.481.5315 (Office), 260.481.6087 (FAX)
Ryan Hunt, M.S. Thesis student
Project: Habitat use and movement of Ambystoma species in established and restored wetlands
Victoria Wesolowski, M.S. Thesis student
Project: Phylogeography of Blanding's turtles (Emys blandingii)
Julianne Koval, M.S. Thesis student
Co-advised with Frank Paladino
Project: Population structure of olive ridley turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) nesting solitarily and in arribada assemblages
Zane Anderson, B.S. student
Project: Population genomics of a tolerant fish in streams dominated by agriculture
Natalie Millspaw, B.S. student
Project: Mitochondrial DNA variation in Blanding's turtles (Emys blandingii)
Anna Hartsuff, B.S. student
Project: Population genetic structure of the Copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix)

Recent Alums


Abel Castaneda, M.S. 2014
Thesis: The Effects of Water and Habitat Quality on Amphibian Assemblages in Agricultural Ditches

Natasha Perrine, B.S. 2013
Honors Project: An Independent Observation of Facultative Parthenogenesis in the Copperhead (Agkistrodon contotrix)

Crystal Paulson, M.S. 2009
Thesis: Experimental Exposure of Larval Axolotls (Amybstoma mexicanum) to the ranaviral pathogen Ambystoma tigrinumvirus (ATV)