Robert Hammersmith


CL 171B  Phone: 765-285-8837  

Department of Biology
Ball State University
Cooper Life Science Building, CL 121
Muncie, IN 47306

Related Link
Personal Web site

Indiana University, Ph.D., 1978
Indiana University, M.A
Indiana University, B.A.

Research Interests

Genetics and cellular development

  • mechanisms of surface patterning in ciliated protozoa (Oxtricha fallax) and the role of preformed structure in non-nuclear inheritance
  • genetics of protozoa

Recent Publications

T.R. Mertens and R.L. Hammersmith. 2007. Genetics Laboratory Investigations 13th edition. Pearson Prentice Hall, New York.