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Richard Zamor

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Dr. Richard Zamor

zamor@nsuok.edu

  • Assistant Professor
    Biology

Office Location

  • Tahlequah
    Science Building 133
    (918) 444-3845
  • Tahlequah
    Science Building 133
    (918) 444-3845

Bio

I am an aquatic scientist with over 17 years experience in aquatic ecology research and management with a focus on biotic communities. I am a native Oklahoman. I enjoy Sooner football, fireside gatherings, and craft beer.

Education:

  • PhD, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Oklahoma, 2013
  • MS, Forest Resources (Fish Ecology), University of Georgia, 2005
  • BS, Zoology, University of Oklahoma, 2002
Aquatic communities
Invasive species
Harmful algae blooms
Limnology - Study of lakes and inland water bodies
Community Ecology
Invasion Ecology
Ichthyology

Intellectual Content:

  • Detection limits affect the predictability of the presence of an invasive harmful alga across geographic space (Journal Article, Academic Journal), Published, July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2019
  • Microbial communities mediating algal detritus turnover under anaerobic conditions (Journal Article, Academic Journal), Published,
  • Dynamics of an experimental microbial invasion (Journal Article, Academic Journal), Published, September, 2015

Presentations:

  • Investigating fluctuations in water quality following point source removal in an urban stream, Town Branch Creek, Tahlequah, Oklahoma. - OK-LSAMP 25th Annual Research Symposium. Stillwater, OK - Stillwater, OK - October 2019
  • survey of the global Microcystis microbiome - 10th US Symposium on Harmful Algae - Orange Beach, AL - November 2019

Courses Taught:

  • LIMNOLOGY - BIOL 4554 - Fall 2020
  • INTRO BIOLOGY I - BIOL 1013 - Fall 2020
  • ICHTHYOLOGY - BIOL 3244 - Fall 2020
  • ADVANCED TOPICS IN BIOLOGY - BIOL 5203 - Fall 2020
  • RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY - BIOL 4412 - Fall 2020
  • ANIMAL PARASITOLOGY LAB - BIOL 4214 - Spring 2020
  • ANIMAL BIOLOGY LAB - BIOL 3013 - Fall 2019
  • GEN BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE LECTURE - BIOL 1113 - Fall 2019
  • INTRO BIOLOGY I LAB - BIOL 1011 - Fall 2019