Adding the author avatar is very easy to do.
After creating an Author page template and loading it. You can get a copy at here at WordPress.org
Simlpe add the following line where you would like to avatar to appear.
echo get_avatar( $curauth->user_email, ’80’ );
Very simple solution to a problem
If you need to create a list of authors on the sidebar and link them to their profile page. Get your self a copy of the User Photo plugin
Great plugin for your WordPress blog, it will display a the list of authors on the sidebar.
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