Dr. John Kasmer smiles into the camera while standing in front of a book case.
Environmental Science Coordinator, Associate Professor
College of Arts and Sciences
(773) 442-5717
Courses Taught
Introduction to Biology (BIO100)
Changing Natural Environment (BIO104)
FYE: Alien Invasions of Chicago (BIO109A)
Essential Skills for Biologists (BIO 150)
General Biology I (BIO 201)
General Biology II (BIO 202)
General Genetics (BIO 303)
WIP:General Ecology (BIO 305)
Plant Ecology (BIO 350)
Ecological Methods (BIO 359)
Biological Literature (BIO 405)
Spreadsheet Modeling in Ecology and Evolution (BIO 411)
Foundations of Animal Behavior (BIO 415)
Foundations of Ecology (BIO 450)
Patterns in Species Diversity (BIO 451)
Conservation Biology (BIO 453)
Restoration Ecology (BIO 455)
Bio-environmental Analysis (BIO 456)
Current Topics in Ecology and Evolution (BIO 457)
Ecology and Identification of Woody Plants
Honors Introduction to the Sciences (ZHON 194)
Research Interests
Plant ecology, ecology of woody plants, invasion ecology, population ecology

Ph.D., Ecology, University of Michigan

M.S., Botany (Field Naturalist Program), University of Vermont

B.S., Biology, College of William & Mary

BBH 340F
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North Saint Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-5717
Office Hours
Please email j-kasmer@neiu.edu to arrange to meet or speak with Dr. Kasmer.
Main Campus