Michelle Mabry

Michelle Mabry

Chair, Department of Biology and Environmental Science; Professor of Biology

Phone: 304-637-1248
Campus Location: Eshleman Science Center


  • Ph.D. Zoology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
  • M.A. Biology, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
  • B.S. Biology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Blacksburg, VA

Teaching Areas

  • Biology and Environmental Science Courses, Focusing Primarily on Organismal Biology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Evolution
  • Animal Behavior
  • Research Interests/Professional Activities:
  • Animal Behavior
  • Evolution
  • Appalachian Salamanders


Dr. Mabry received the Lois Latham Award for Teaching Excellence from Davis & Elkins College in 2003. Dr. Mabry has also received multiple grants including the WVEPSCoR Innovation Grant, Faculty Innovation Grant, and Appalachian College Association International Seminar Grant.