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Details of Dr. James M Welch   


Gender male
Job title Associate Professor of Biology
Department Biology
Wittenberg University (
225 N. Fountain Avenue 720 Springfield Ohio 45504
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 937-327-6409
Fax 937-327-6487
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Degree PhD MS BS
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Researching population dynamics of blue crab Callinectes sapidus and fiddler crabs Uca spp. Using larval settlement studies and behavioral studies in the lab to examine transport of postlarvae and larvae. Interested in effects of physical processes, especially small-scale turbulence, on biological organisms and communities. Also interested in predator/prey dynamics, especially how they drive habitat selection preferences of prey species.
Research Region Southeast United States
Skills/Expertise Larval Ecology, Molecular methods

Group(s): GLODIR
Created: 1997-02-14 Last Updated: 2015-07-02 by James WELCH