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Zachariah Grochau-Wright

Visiting Assistant Professor and Teacher Scholar Faculty Fellow

Zachariah Grochau-WrightPhone: (609) 771-2920


Office: Biology Building, Room 143D



  • Foundations of Biological Inquiry
  • Genetics
  • Biology Seminar

Research Interests

Using volvocine green algae as a model organism, Dr. Grochau-Wright studies:

  • the evolution of multi-cellular life
  • the evolution of genetic and developmental controls during the evolutionary transition from single-celled to multi-cellular life

Degrees Earned

  • B.S., Humboldt State University, in Biology
  • Ph.D., University of Arizona, in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, with a minor in Astrobiology