Ronald Mumme – Evolution and behavior


Professor Emeritus

Department: Biology

Teaching: Genetics Development/Evolution, Evolution
Research: Evolutionary Biology, Behavioral Ecology
Degrees: B.S., University of South Florida
Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Contact Info


Phone: (814) 332-2382
Website: Click here

Office Info

Office Location: Steffee Hall B.113

Research Interests

My primary research interests are animal behavior, behavioral ecology, and evolutionary biology. Although most of my own research involves field work with birds, my senior project students have pursued laboratory and field projects on a wide variety of organisms, including insects, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals.  For examples of senior projects conducted by my students, see