Altfeld, Laura

Title: Associate Professor of Biology & Ecology

Department of Mathematics & Science

Phone: 352-588-8275



  • Bachelor of Science, Marine Science, Eckerd College
  • Master of Science, Biology, University of South Florida
  • Ph.D., Biology, University of South Florida

Community Affiliation:

  • Member of Ecological Society of America

Teaching & Professional Interests:

I teach various lab-based courses in biology, ecology, and zoology. My research interests are in the area of community ecology where I explore the many ways in which plant and animal species interact and, in particular, how these interactions may change when exotic species enter an ecosystem.

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