Areas of Expertise
conservation biology, evolutionary ecology, ornithology
EducationPh.D., Purdue University
Professor of Biology and Department Chair
Recent courses taught:
- BIOL 101 Biology in Practice
- BIOL 260 Conservation Biology
- BIOL 303 Ecology
- BIOL 310 Ornithology: Study of Birds
- BIOL 318 Evolution
- BIOL 340 Tropical Biology
- BIOL 341 Natural History of Costa Rica (J Term off-campus)
- Fauth, P.T. 2000. Reproductive success of wood thrushes in forest fragments of the midwestern U.S. The Auk: A Quarterly Journal of Ornithology 117:194-204.
- Fauth, P.T., E.J. Gustafson and K.N. Rabenold. 2000. Predicting the location of source habitat for Neotropical migratory birds in an agricultural landscape of the midwestern U.S. Landscape Ecology 15: 621-631.
- Fauth, P.T. 2001. Wood thrush populations are not all sinks in the agricultural midwestern United States. Conservation Biology 15:523-527.
- Fauth, P.T., and P.R. Cabe. 2005. Reproductive success of acadian flycatchers in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Journal of Field Ornithology 76(2):150-157.
College service and professional affiliations:
- Hartwick Environmental Science and Policy Scholars Program Coordinator
- American Association of University Professors
- Society for Conservation Biology
- Audubon Society