Donna Wear

Professor

Donna Wear

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Science and Mathematics
Department of Biological Sciences

Bio

  • (706) 667-4168
  • SCI W2025

Education

  • Ph.D., Botany/Plant Biology Mississippi State University, 1995

  • MA, Biology Teacher Education Appalachian State University, 1990

  • BS, Bio, General Shorter College, 1983

Certifications

  • Adult Mosquito Identification CDC, 2015

  • Basic Wetlands Delineation 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BIOL 1107

    Principles of Biology I
  • BIOL 4100

    Principles of Ecology
  • BIOL 4990

    Undergrad Research
  • CURS 2990

    Undergrad Research I
  • CURS 4990

    Undergrad Research III
  • BIOL 4950

    Selected Topics: Barrier Island Ecology
  • BIOL 1108

    Principles of Biology II

Teaching Interests

General Ecology Urban Ecology Barrier Island Ecology Evolutionary Biology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Parameters affecting the success of protected shoals spider lily, Hymenocallis coronaria, in the Savannah River basin, Georgia, 2011
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Restoring ecological flows to the lower Savannah River: a collaborative scientific approach to adaptive management., 2007
  • Effects of water-column enrichment on the production dynamics of three seagrass species and their epiphytic algae, 1999
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Dr. Wear's research interest include endangered species, wetland's research, and primary production dynamics.