Jeffrey Shultz


Jeffrey W Shultz
Associate Professor
Title
Organizational Unit
 
Director
Jeffrey W Shultz
jshultz@umd.edu
University of Maryland College of CMNS
Entomology
4112A Plant Sciences Building
4291 Fieldhouse Drive
College Park, Maryland 20742-4454
Phone (main): 301 405-7519
Fax: 301 314-9290

RESEARCH FOCUS

  • Evolutionary morphology, biomechanics behavior, and systematics of arachnids and other arthropods
  • Taxonomy, evolution and reproductive biology of leiobunine harvestmen (daddy longlegs) of eastern North America
  • Hydrodynamics of gill ventilation in mayfly naiads, mechanics of elastic sclerites and hydraulics in arachnid locomotion, molecular systematics of major arthropod groups, comparative anatomy of scorpions and many others