Department of Biology

Dr. Ryan OtterOTTER
Associate Professor

CONTACT:
E-mail: Ryan.Otter@mtsu.edu
Phone: (615) 898-2063
Fax: (615) 898-5093 Website
Office Location: SCI 2024
MTSU Box 60 Murfreesboro, TN 37132

EDUCATION:
B.S. (Zoology) Michigan State University; 2001
M.S. (Zoology) Michigan State University; 2002
Ph.D. (Environmental Toxicology) Clemson University; 2006
Post-doc - Miami University; 2006-2007

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Aquatic ecotoxicology, watershed-level impacts of urban development; environmental impact of nano-sized particles, field application of ecotoxicological biomarkers (see website for details)

PUBLICATION RECORD: 
Updated list of publications

GRADUATE PROGRAM ROLE:
Serve on M.S. and Ph.D. committees. Currently seeking M.S. and Ph.D. students in the area of environmental toxicology

COURSES TAUGHT:
BIOL 1030: Non-Majors Biology BIOL 1110 - Majors Biology BIOL 6650/60: Graduate Seminars MOBI 7100 - Research Ethics Study Abroad Courses COMMUNITY SERVICE: The College Game Project is designed to address solutions to the nearly 50% dropout rate of college students. For more information visit: www.thecollegegameproject.org