Dr. Donna Vogler


Courses Spring 2014:
Biol 282 - Ecology
Biol 381 - Plant Ecology

115 Science 1

Dr. Vogler was born and educated in the Midwest with a B.S. from The Ohio State University, and a M.S. from Iowa State University before working for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Washington D.C.   She earned a Ph.D. from Penn State University in Botany and was a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Pittsburgh before joining the Oneonta faculty in 2000.  Beyond her duties as Chair of the Biology Department, Dr. Vogler teaches courses in Ecology, Conservation Biology, General Biology and Wetland Plant ID & Delineation.   Her recent research topics include demographic studies of invasive plant species (e.g. Marsh Thistle, Cirsium palustre), floral mechanisms related to self vs outcross pollination, and vegetation management at regional airports to reduce wildlife hazards.