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John R. Holsinger

  • John R. Holsinger
  • Adjunct Instructional Faculty
  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • 306 Mills Godwin Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3606
  • jholsing@odu.edu
  • Recently retired from active teaching but still carry on an active research program. including direction of graduate students and participation in department activities.
  • Education

    University Of Kentucky, 1966
    Major: Biological Science
    Degree: Ph. D.
    James Madison University, 1963
    Major: Biology
    Degree: M.S.
  • Research Interests

    Systematics, including evolution, ecology and biogeography of subterranean/groundwater organisms, especially emphasizing crangonyctid amphipods in the genus Stygobromus that live in caves and related groundwater seeps.
  • Expertise

    Biology
    Crustacean Systematics/ Cave Biology/ Biogeography/ Biodiversity and Conservation of Groundwater Organisms
    Caves
    Crustacean Systematics/ Cave Biology/ Biogeography/ Biodiversity and Conservation of Groundwater Organisms
  • Fellow, National Speleological Society