Professional and Biographical Information


Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (1998)

M.S., University of Wisconsin (1994)

B.A., University of North Carolina (1991)


Courses Taught

Biology 181: Adaptation and the Organism

Biology 264: Form and Function

Biology 280 and 281: Animal Behavior

Biology 454: Tropical Biology

Environmental Studies 495: Senior Seminar

Amherst College Biologist Ethan Clotfelter Receives Grant to Study Aggression

December 21, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Ethan Clotfelter, an assistant professor of biology at Amherst College, has been awarded a research grant from the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation to study the biological basis of aggressive behavior and the extent to which environmental contaminants affect aggression.