Applied Ecology

Each fall I will teach two courses:
-Applied Ecology (AEC 400), the capstone course the for the minor.
Here is the syllabus for the 2018 fall semester.

-I teach an Introductory course called Introduction to Biological Research (AEC 592). It is a broad overview of how to succeed as a graduate student in today’s academic environment. Please contact me with any questions.

Previous Courses at Florida International University

Ecology (PCB 3043)

Coastal Marine Conservation (OCB 4070)

Introduction to Marine Biology (OCB 2003)
2007, 2008

Stable Isotopes and Food Webs

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Attention aspiring ecologists! The Layman Lab has numrous opportunities for undergraduate research both in lab and field settings (including our Bahamas research program). If you’re interested please contact Dr. Layman at