Texas Tech University

Ron Chesser

Professor
Behavioral Ecology, Population Dynamics and Evolution of Social Systems

Email: ron.chesser@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-742-1737

Director - Center for Environmental Radiation Studies
Director - Interdisciplinary Program in Biological Informatics

Office Phone: 806-834-0121
Ron Chesser

Education

  • Ph.D., Zoology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK (1981)
  • M.S., Zoology, Memphis State University, Memphis, TN (1976)
  • B.S., Zoology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK (1973)

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RESEARCH INTERESTS

Application of mathematical models for behavioral ecology, population dynamics and evolution of social systems. Dosimetry, dose reconstruction, biological informatics and the application of GIS systems in the study of radioactively contaminated environments. Demographic and genetic effects of radiation and chemical contaminants. Long-term research on the biological impacts of the Chernobyl Nuclear Accident.

For a complete listing: http://www.faculty.biol.ttu.edu/chesser/RKC-research%20areas.pdf

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Department of Biological Sciences

  • Address

    Department of Biological Sciences, Texas Tech University, Box 43131 Lubbock, TX 79409
  • Phone

    806.742.2715
  • Email

    biology@ttu.edu