- Ph.D. Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - 1997
- M.S. Middlebury College - 1991
- B.S. University of Minnesota -1985
- Biol 222 Foundations in Biology II
- Biol 223 Foundations in Biological Inquiry
- Biol 320 Studies in Tropical Environments (Belize)
- Biol 345 Invertebrate Zoology
- Biol 376 Aquatic Ecology
- Biol 423 Collaborative Research in Biology (Boundary Waters)
- Biol 490 Grand Canyon Field Experience
Research - Aquatic Ecology
- How stream flow affects stream ecosystem processes and species interactions (in the Colorado Rockies & Wisconsin).
- How habitat heterogeneity influences linkages between terrestrial and freshwater ecosystems (in northern Minnesota)
- How aquatic-terrestrial connectivity changes across mountain gradients (in the Argentine Andes).
Selected Publications (undergraduate researchers indicated by *)
Wojan C*, Devoe A*, Merten, E, Wellnitz T. (accepted). Web-building spider response to a logjam in a northern Minnesota stream. American Midland Naturalist.
Ames S*, Pischke K*, Schoenfuss N*, Snobl Z*, Soine J*, Weiher E, Wellnitz T. (2012). Biogeographic patterns of lichens and trees on islands of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. BIOS 83: 145-154.
Phillips Hall 345
Department of Biology
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004