Associate Professor of Biology
Office: 272 Watson Life Sciences
Website: Professional Webpage
Environmental issues have been a passion of Dr. Paradise since early in his carreer. He is widely published in community ecology, aquatic entomolgy, invertebrate zooology and environmental science. His research interests include treehole ecological systems, forensic entomology, greenways, and stream ecological systems. He received his B.S. in Biology from State University of New York at Albany, his M.A. in Biology from State University of New York at Binghamton, and his Ph.D. in Biology at Pennsylvania State University. He wrote his doctoral thesis on Abiotic and Biotic Factors Controlling the Structure of Insect Treehole Communities. He lives in Davidson with his wife Amy and daughter Evelyn.