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

Environmental Studies Program Director

Wesleyan College Arboretum Director

My research interests include the ecology of fruit-eating birds, seasonal patterns of bird diversity, vulture migration and flocking 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; Principles of Environmental Science; Research Methods in the Biological Sciences; Field Biology; Ecology; Principles of Evolution; Conservation Biology; Senior Integrative Exercise in Biology