Biological Sciences Division Chair Academic
Professor - Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences, Rm 0400A
Phone Number:  706-542-1693

Ph.D. Botany & Plant Physiology, Rutgers University 1988

Recent Publications: 
  • Shields, J.S. and Farmer, M.A. 2006-Present. Dear Abbe. (A humor column for the trade journal) Microscopy Today.
  • Triemer, R.E. & Farmer, M.A. (2007). A decade of euglenoid molecular phylogenetics. In: Unravelling the algae: the past, present and future of algal systematics. (Brodie, J. & Lewis, J. eds). Systematics Association Series, CRC Press. (In Press).
  • Sina M. Adl, Brian S. Leander, Alastair G. B. Simpson, John M. Archibald, O. Roger Anderson, David Bass, Samuel S. Bowser, Guy Brugerolle, Mark A. Farmer, Sergei Karpov, Martin Kolisko, Chris Lane, Louise A. Lewis, Jean Lodge, David G. Mann, Richard M. McCourt, Ralf Meisterfeld, Leonel Mendoza, Georges Merinfeld, Øjvind Moestrup, Sharon E. Mozley- Standridge, Alexey V. Smirnov, Frederick Spiegel. 2007. Diversity, Nomenclature and Taxonomy of Protists. Systematic Biology. 56:684-689.
  • Nudelman, M.A., Leonardi, P.I., Conforti, V., Farmer, M.A. and Triemer, R.E. 2006. Fine structure and taxonomy of Monomorphina aenigmatica comb. nov. (Euglenophyta). Journal of Phycology 42:194-202.
  • Adl*, M.S., Simpson*, A.G.B., Farmer*, M.A., Andersen, R.A., Anderson, O.R., Barta, J.R., Bowser, S.S., Brugerolle, G., Fensome, R.A., Fredericq, S., James, T.Y., Karpov, S., Kugrens, P., Krug, J., Lane, C.E., Lewis, L.A., Lodge, J., Lynn, D.H., Mann, D.G., McCourt, R.M., Mendoza, L., Moestrup, Ø., Mozley-Standridge, S.E., Nerad, T.A., Shearer, C.A., Smirnov, A.V., Spiegel, F.W., and Taylor, F. J. R. 2005. The new higher level classification of eukaryotes with emphasis on the taxonomy of protists. J Euk Microbiol 52:399-451. * = co-first authors.