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Assistant Professor

University of Central Oklahoma

Education and Certifications

B.S. in Biology, Clayton State University (2013)

B.A. in Philosophy, Clayton State University (2013)

Ph.D. in Zoology, Oklahoma State University (2021)

Classes Taught

BIO 1114 - General Biology

BIO 1204 - Biology for Majors: Principles

BIO 1225 - Biology for Majors: Diversity

BIO 3543 - General Ecology

Research, Published Work, and Scholarly Activities


Agan, J. 2013. Storeria dekayi (Brownsnake). Herpetological Review 44(4), 360.

Wiggins JM, Landers J, Agan JW, Fox SF. When do you collared lizards (Crotaphytus collaris) first copulate with and fertilize females? Herpetologica. (In Print) 

Hileman, ST and Agan, JW. First voucher specimen of the North American River Otter, Lontra canadensis, in Payne County, Oklahoma. The Southwestern Naturalist. (In Print)


Agan JW, Macedonia JM, Grindstaff JL, Fox SF. Visually modeling the conspicuousness of a sexually dimorphic juvenile trait in Eastern collared lizards, Crotaphytus collaris (Iguania: Crotaphytidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. (In revision)

Agan JW, Lovern MB, Grindstaff JL, Fox SF. Juvenile male coloration, dominance, and socially maintained signal honesty in the lizard Crotaphytus collaris. Behavioral Ecology. (In prep.)

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