Jeff Johnson | Department of Biological Sciences

Covid-19 —UNT is offering a mix of in-person, partially in-person, and online/remote course deliveries for Fall 2020. Stay up to date on UNT's response, including return to campus plans.

UNT Banner

Jeff Johnson

Associate Professor - Conservation Biology and Avian Ecology
ENV 310J
Dr. Johnson's research interests include conservation biology and phylogenetics.

Google Scholar

Dr. Jeff Johnson teaches classes in the following subjects: Biological Resource Conservation and Management, Contemporary Topics in Biology, Principles of Evolution, and Contemporary Topics in Environmental Science and Ecology.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Biology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Master of Science, Zoology/Entomology, North Carolina State University
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Drury University, Springfield, MO

Selected Publications

  • The history and range expansion of peregrine falcons in the Thule area, Northwest Greenland (2013)
  • Timing of breeding and offspring number covary with plumage colour among Gyrfalcons Falco rusticolus (2013)
  • Genetics of plumage color in the gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus): analysis of the melanocortin-1 receptor gene (2012)

Thinking about UNT?

It's easy to apply online. Join us and discover why we're the choice of over 38,000 students.

Apply now