Louise Weber

Faculty Teaching

Biology/Environmental Science


University of Saint Francis

Fort Wayne, Indiana

Full-time since 2012


Warren Wilson College

Asheville, North Carolina

Full-time 1997-2012


Emory University

Atlanta, Georgia

Full-time 1995-1997


Clemson University

Clemson, South Carolina

Adjunct 1994-1995


Adams State College

Alamosa, Colorado

Part-time Lab Instructor




Faculty advisor for over 75 undergraduate research projects since 1995.


Current focus is prairie restoration, Peregrine Falcon hacking, and history of Native Americans in local area, early history of Fort Wayne.

Other Experience


Division Director of Sciences and Professor of Biology and Environmental Science

University of Saint Francis


Biology Department Chair and Professor

University of Saint Francis, 4 years


Env. Studies Department Chair and Professor

Warren Wilson College, 10 years


Whooping Crane Researcher

Monte Verde, Colorado, spring 1990


Piping Plover Researcher

Hensler, North Dakota

summers 1989, 1990


Environmental Educator

Camp Ville de Niza

Thoreau, New Mexico, summer 1988


Snail Diversity Researcher

South Bend, Indiana, spring 1988


Laboratory Technician

Indiana University Medical School 1984-1985


Laboratory Technician

Indiana Board of Animal Health 1983-1984


Environmental Educator

Lindenwood Nature Preserve

Fort Wayne, Indiana, summer 1983


Ph.D. Clemson University

Foraging ecology and conservation of shorebirds in South Carolina coastal wetlands.  Dr. Susan Haig, advisor.


M.S. University of Notre Dame

Interactions of grazing snails and periphyton in northern Wisconsin lakes.  Dr. David Lodge, advisor.


B.S. Saint Mary’s College

Notre Dame, Indiana

Biology major, chemistry minor

Senior Thesis:  Painted turtle speciation.

Peregrine Falcon parents feeding chicks atop AEP Building in Fort Wayne, from AEPs Falconcam.