Professor of Biology
Ph.D., Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT
M.S., Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT
B.S., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
B.S., Geosciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Dr. Moore teaches courses in marine biology, zoology, and conservation. His research includes the ecology, evolution, and distribution of deep-sea fishes and other animals. He also has interests in the biodiversity of scrub and flatwood habitats in Florida, the conservation of endangered species, and in herpetology (especially tortoises and lizards). Dr. Moore came to the Honors College from both Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and National Marine Fisheries Service in Woods Hole, MA where he was a visiting scientist. More information is available at the website below, along with a CV and pdf files of various published papers.
Contact: 561.799.8025; HC 175
Jon Moore's homepage
to watch Dr. Moore discuss his research on the gopher tortoise population in a South Florida greenway area.
to watch Dr. Moore discuss his research for The Manatee Project at Harbor Branch.