• Nicholas A. Baer

    Professor, School of Arts & Sciences
    603.526.3066 | nbaer@colby-sawyer.edu

    Joined the faculty in 2004. Received B.A. from University of Vermont and Ph.D. from University of Maryland. Teaching interests include freshwater biology, conservation biology, ecology, water resources, and environmental studies. Research interests are in freshwater foodweb dynamics, aquatic macroinvertebrates, water quality, ecosystem structure and function, particularly relating how aquatic organisms respond to changes in water parameters such as pH, conductivity, and nitrogen, phosphorus, dissolved organic carbon concentrations.read more…

  • David Lutz B.S., M.S., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, School of Arts & Sciences

    Dr. Lutz joined the faculty in 2023 after six years as a research assistant professor at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH. He holds a B.S. in Biology from Wake Forest University and a M.S. and Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences from the University of Virginia. read more…

  • Leon-C. Malan

    Professor, School of Arts & Sciences
    603.526.3632 | lmalan@colby-sawyer.edu

    Joined faculty 1994. Ph.D., Antioch University New England and University of New York, Albany. Teaching topics in natural history, environmental policy, sustainability and the relation between organizations and the natural environment. Currently pursuing research in biodiversity conservation and sustainable agriculture. Professor Malan holds the M. Roy London Endowed Chair.read more…