R. Chris Jones


R. Christian Jones, Professor
Director, Potomac Environmental Research and Education Center (PEREC)
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, Botany (Limnology and Oceanography minor)
M.S. Vanderbilt University, Biology

Research Focus: Freshwater Ecology

Website: http://mason.gmu.edu/~rcjones

Office: DK 3024 and PSC 3114

Phone: 703-993-1127

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Dr. R. Chris Jones is the Director of the Potomac Environmental Research and Education Center (PEREC). He is a freshwater ecologist whose research foci include tidal freshwater ecosystems (emphasizing plankton and macrophytes), stream ecology (emphasizing benthic macroinvertebrates), and watershed management. Dr. Jones teaches courses in waterscape ecology, freshwater ecology, and multivariate analysis. He has been a faculty member at Mason since 1980.