Emily S. Minor
Research Associate Professor, Institute for Environmental Science and Policy
Associate Professor, Biological Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago
845 West Taylor Street
3346 SES, MC 066
Emily Minor is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and a Research Assistant Professor in the Institute for Environmental Science and Policy. Dr. Minor is a landscape ecologist with a special interest in urban ecology. Her research has focused on the effects of human development and habitat fragmentation on a number of ecological issues including the distribution of forest birds, the spread of non-native plants, and conservation planning for a variety of species.
Emily earned a B.S. in Biology at the University of South Florida and a Ph.D. in Ecology at Duke University. She spent two years as a National Parks Ecological Research (NPER) postdoctoral fellow at the University of MD Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) Appalachian Laboratory before joining the UIC faculty in 2008.