Paul Barnes

Professor and Rev. John H. Mullahy, S.J. Endowed Chair in Environmental Biology

Loyola University New Orleans Professor Paul Barnes
Office Location
474 Monroe Hall
Mailing Address
Loyola University New Orleans
Biological Sciences
6363 St. Charles Avenue
Campus Box 25
New Orleans, LA 70118
Direct Phone
(504) 865-2008
Fax Number
(504) 865-2920
E-mail Address


Ph.D., University of Nebraska, 1984

Short Bio

Paul Barnes joined the Department of Biological Sciences in 2004. Dr. Barnes' research examines the functional ecology of plants and global change biology. Specific research topics include physiological plant ecology; grassland & savanna ecology; plant & ecosystem responses to global environmental change; environmental UV photobiology; mechanisms of plant-plant interactions; and plant carbon, water and light relations.

Courses Taught

  • Ecology and Evolution
  • Plant Ecology
  • Global Ecology

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