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  • Janet M. Fischer

    Associate Professor of Biology
    Office: LSP232D
    Summary: Ecology. Dynamics of freshwater zooplankton communities; effects of UV radiation on aquatic ecosystems; ecology of alpine lakes.

    Professional Biography


    B.A. Wellesley College
    M.S., Ph.D. University of Wisconsin

    Research Interests

    Community ecology. Understanding and predicting responses of aquatic communities to environmental change. Limnology: the ecology of inland bodies of water.

    Research Grant

    Interactive Effects of UV Radiation and Temperature on Pelagic Foodwebs

    Green Life Pennsylvania

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