About J. Douglas Oliver
Dr. Doug Oliver was born in Toronto, Canada and joined the faculty at LU in 2003. Prior to joining Dr. Oliver has done ecological research on effects of a nuclear power plant on bass in one of the Great Lakes; abundance of another sport fish in another of the Great Lakes; interactions of nutrients, plankton, fish and plants in Okefenokee Swamp; and effects of mining and reclamation on aquatic plants and animals in Florida. He has spoken to colleges, public schools, radio programs, churches and other groups on a scientific case for creation. He currently teaches environmental biology and creation studies here at LU. He likes to SCUBA dive and snorkel, especially offshore in the South. Doug was married in 2005 to his very beautiful wife Nancy.