James B. Ferrari, Ph.D.

Office:  MSC 112
Phone:  478.757.5227
Email:  jferrari

Wesleyan College
4760 Forsyth Road
Macon, GA  31210

Biology Program

Environmental Studies Program

Professor of Biology

Biology Department Chair and Program Director

Environmental Studies Program Director

Wesleyan College Arboretum Director

My research interests include bird-plant interactions, seasonal patterns of bird diversity, vulture flight behavior, leaf litter dispersal and effects of leaf decomposition on soil nitrogen cycling rates, and forest ecology.

Courses Taught

Undergraduate courses:  Wesleyan Integrative Seminar Experience; Human Biology; Principles of Biology I; Principles of Biology II; Research Methods in the Biological Sciences; Botany; Ecology; Principles of Evolution; Conservation Biology; Senior Integrative Exercise in Biology