Faculty & Staff

Thea M. Edwards

Research Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Virginia Tech, M.A. M.S.; Ph.D., University of Florida

Environmental Health, Chemical Ecology

tmedward@sewanee.edu

Thea Edwards CV

http://aquaticsafari.org/

 Dr. Edwards studies the ecotoxicology and ecophysiology of fishes and amphibians.  Her research interests include endocrine disruption, chemicals and phytochemicals, evolutionary toxicology, abiotic regulation of reproduction and development, and wetland ecology.  She recently served as a Fulbright Scholar in Botswana's Okavango Delta, where she collected data on fish reproductive health, water quality, and antibiotic resistance.