Michael Sorenson named Chair of Biology
Prof. Michael Sorenson has accepted the position of Chair of the Biology Department effective 1 June 2010. He replaces Prof. Cooper who is now an Associate Dean for the College of Arts and Sciences. Prof. Sorenson received his PhD from the University of Minnesota in 1990 and came to Boston University in 1998. He has taught Introductory Biology, Behavioral Ecology, Population Genetics, and Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. His research focuses on the evolutionary ecology of brood parasitic birds.