Faculty Profile

Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Heather Williams holds a bird in the field during experimental work.

Research Interests

Behavioral and spatial ecology of migratory birds, undergraduate experiential learning.


  • PhD, Department of Environment and Sustainability, University at Buffalo. Dissertation: From the microbiome to macroecology - three levels of purple martin ecology.
  • MS, Ecology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • BS (Honors), Ecology, Durham University, United Kingdom.