Dr. L. Michael Larsen

Chairman and Associate Professor of Biology
Biological Sciences
College of Arts & Sciences
Office Location:
Leslie Campbell Hall of Science
Room 112C


Dr. Larsen’s research interests lie in the area of freshwater and estuarine algal blooms, zooplankton community ecology, the effects of agricultural runoff and turbidity on aquatic ecosystems, and other water quality management issues. Dr. Larsen teaches a variety of environmental science courses including Introduction to Environmental Science I & II, Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology. He is the Coordinator of the Environmental Sciences minor and co-advisor of the Walker Biology Club.