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Jennifer Zettler


Jennifer Zettler
Professor
PhD, Zoology – Clemson University
MS, Entomology – Clemson University

Office: Science Center 1017 (Armstrong)
Phone: (912) 344-2714
E-mail: jzettler@georgiasouthern.edu

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Teaching
Principles of Biology I, Principles of Biology II, Principles of Biology II (Honors), Microbiology, Microorganisms and Disease, Entomology, Invertebrate Zoology, General Ecology, Invasive Species, Tropical Field Biology in the Florida Keys, Research, Internship, Medical and Veterinary Entomology, Special Topics: Georgia Biogeohistory, Special Topics: Tropical Field Ecology in Ecuador

Research Interests
Dr. Zettler investigates the ecological effects of red imported fire ants on native invertebrates and plants. Along with Dr. Brofft-Bailey, she is determining if fire ant mounds serve as “hot spots for nitrification since they are enriched with oxygen and ammonia, conditions which should favor the growth of ammonia oxidizing Bacteria and Archaea.”

Last updated: 8/2/2019

Department of Biology • Statesboro: 912-478-5487 • Armstrong: 912-344-3330 • Liberty: 912-877-1906

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