Hilary Lease, PhD 

Senior Lecturer, Physiology
Research Interests

I am interested in comparative physiology, physiological ecology, and physiological adaptation to environment. I am also interested in examining patterns in student performance to develop more effective teaching strategies and to improve student learning.


  • 1997 BS Biology - Middlebury College
  • 2000 MS Zoology and Physiology - University of Wyoming
  • 2008 PhD Biology - University of New Mexico

PSIO 202 (Anatomy & Physiology II)
PSIO 305 (Integrative Physiology)
PSIO 391 (Preceptorship for PSIO 202)
PSIO 411 (Scientific Methods and Professional Ethics)
PSIO 452 (Digestive Physiology)