Cheryl Wilga

CELS Faculty & Staff

Chair of the Department and Professor
Research Area: Evolutionary and functional morphology
Office: CBLS 183
Telephone: (401) 874-9020
Email: cwilga@uri.edu
Lab site: http://www.uri.edu/cels/bio/wilga/

Education
  • A.A. (Biology), 1990, University of Alaska
  • B.Sc. (Biology), 1992, University of South Florida
  • Ph.D. (Biology), 1997, University of South Florida
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Biology, 1997-1999, University of California Irvine; 1999-2000, Harvard University.
Teaching
  • Fall – Vertebrate Biology BIO 366
  • Spring – Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy BIO 404
  • Graduate Courses: Alternate among Biology and Ecology of Fishes, Biomechanics, Elasmobranch Biology, and Functional Morphology.