David Griffith
David Griffith

Assistant Professor of Biology
Office: ASC 2024
Phone: (231) 591-5855
E-mail Address: griffida@ferris.edu

Ph.D. in Biology, University of Illinois at Chicago B.S. in Biology, Hillsdale College

Courses Taught at Ferris State University:
BIOL 109: Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology
BIOL 121: General Biology 1
BIOL 205: Human Anatomy and Physiology

Selected Publications:
1) Griffith, D. and T. Poulson, 1993. Mechanisms and consequences of intraspecific
competition in a carabid cave beetle. Ecology  74: 1373-138

2) Griffith, D. and J. Brown. 1992. A null model of patch assessment with an
application to a carabid cave beetle. Oikos 64: 523-526. 

3) Griffith, D. 1991. The effects of substrate moisture on survival of adult cave
beetles ( Neaphaenops tellkampfi) and cave cricket eggs ( Hadenoecus
subterraneus) in a sandy deep cave site. Bulletin of the National Speleological
Society 53: 98-103.

4) Griffith, D. 1990. Laboratory studies of predatory behavior in two subspecies of
the carabid cave beetle Neaphaenops tellkampfi. International Journal of
Speleology 19: 29-38.