Dr. Gary Shaffer

Professor of Biological Sciences

Dr. Gary ShafferPh.D., Louisiana State University, 1986


Office: 405 Biology Building

Phone: (985) 549-2865


Office Hours: posted outside office and by appointment


Teaching Expertise: Biostatistics, General Ecology, Wetlands Ecology, Multivariate Statistics

Links:Wetland Restoration Web Page

Curriculum Vitae


Research Interests: Isolating the mechanisms responsible for wetland health and habitat-state change through mesocosm and field studies. Landscape-scale restoration of swamps and marshes, bioremediation of small-scale oil spills, statistical modeling of ecosystem dynamics.