Associate Professor of Biology






(319) 895-4154


(319) 895-5467

Mailing Address: 

Department of Biology
Cornell College
600 First Street West
Mt. Vernon, IA 52314

Marty Condon, Associate Professor of Biology, teaches courses about evolution, plants, and interactions between plants and animals. She combines field biology- in habitats ranging from the Northwoods to the prairies of Iowa to the tropics- and molecular biology to test evolutionary hypotheses.  Cornell College students are coauthors with Condon on a paper published in the Biological Journal of the Linnean Society that helped reveal extraordinary levels of tropical biodiversity recently reported by Condon and collaborators in the journal Science. Abstract Full Text Correction Ph.D., University of Texas; B.S., University of Michigan.

Marty invites people of all ages from all over the world to participate in her research. For more information and access to data and photographs, click here. For more photos and video, click here. If you study the photographs and discover ways to tell species of flies apart, please send an email message to Marty: mcondon2@gmail.com.

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