Faculty Profile

Dr. Nishantha de Silva

ndesilva@lhup.edu | 201, East Campus Science Center, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2094

Areas of Interest: Bio-mechanics of feather movement, Function of adipose tissue as hydrostatic skeletal systems, Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy, Biology for non-majors, Interplay of Genetics and environment in Human disorders

Education: MS (Entomology); PhD (Zoology) @ Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

Courses Most Commonly Taught: Principles of Biology, Basic Biology, Human Genetics, Science Seminar, First Year Student Seminar