College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Bruce A. Kingsbury

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Professor, Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences, Director of the Environmental Resources Center

  • Office: Science Building G56
  • Phone: 260-481-5755
  • E-mail:
  • Web Pages: 

Bruce Kingsbury's personal page
Environmental Resources Center
Herp Center


  • Pomona College, 1981, B.A.
  • San Diego State University, 1987, MS.
  • University of California, 1991, PhD.

Other Information
Dr. Kingsbury has dedicated much of his professional life to the conservation of endangered reptiles, especially snakes. His areas of expertise include habitat requirements, population viability, and habitat restoration and management. His areas of interest also include behavioral and physiological ecology of reptiles, thermoregulation, foraging behavior, and patterns of habitat use. Dr. Kingsbury is now director of the IPFW Environmental Resources Center, an expansion of the Center for Reptile and Amphibian Conservation and Management, the "Herp Center." Presently, he is also Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences.