Randy Lauff

StFX Biology Department


               Antigonish CBC

Academic History


If you wish to meet with me, please email me suggesting a time and date. I generally teach every afternoon except Fridays, so morning appointments are best.

I am a Part-time Faculty member who teaches Comparative Anatomy (Biology 343) and sometimes Field Biology (Biology 307).

I am the departmental Senior Laboratory Instructor. In addition to logistical duties, I run labs for Biology 201 (Introductory Zoology) in the Autumn semester. In winter I run the labs for Biology 304 (Comparative Vertebrate Physiology).





Please monitor the following websites for course-related material:


Biology 304

Biology 343

Biology 201

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This is not a bird.
  That is my Bird feeder...not my Bear feeder. You would think that this mammal would respect my zoological integrity, especially in my own yard!


Current Research

Nova Scotia Bird Society

R.F. Lauff
Department of Biology
St. Francis Xavier University

Antigonish, NS Canada B2G 2W5

Photo courtesy of http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image:Nicrophorus_vespilloides5.jpg