Associate Professor - Department Chair
Publications: "Optimizing Thomson's Jumping ring"
Synopsis: P. J. H. Tjossem and E. C. Brost, Am. J. Phys. 79 (4), 353-358 (2011). We explain a mass resonance of a famous alternating... See this person's full profile

Evolutionary Ecology

The study of biodiversity has historically been conducted within two disciplines, with community ecologists addressing the mechanisms that maintain diversity... See full profile


Selected Research Students & Projects

Greg Dyer '04, "Magnetic phase diagrams of RCo2Ge2 single crystals."Xu Wang '04, "Effect of site dilution on... See full profile


Professor Kuiper’s courses at Grinnell emphasize the application of statistics to multiple disciplines, a topic she also emphasizes in her research. Prior to teaching, she worked as a... See full profile

Associate Professor

I use behavioral and neuroanatomical techniques to study the role of prefrontal cortex in emotion and memory. My current work focuses on understanding the contributions of distinct... See full profile