Instructors

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Dr Andrew Read,

Course Director

Director, Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics,

Alumni Professor in the Biological Sciences and Professor of Entomology,
W-230A Millennium Science Complex,
The Pennsylvania State University

 


E-mail Andrew  (a.read@psu.edu)

(Office hours by appointment)

www.thereadgroup.net

www.cidd.psu.edu

www.bio.psu.edu

www.ento.psu.edu


The man behind the blog

Chris Stubbs                                                        cas391@psu.edu 

Teaching and Learning with Technology


Undergrad Teaching Assistants

Ethan Kiliany                                                     eik5139@psu.edu

Kira Marshall-McKelvey                               klm5866@psu.edu               

                           

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                                           Kira                                              Ethan


Guest Instructors

How to win a Nobel Prize

Dr Peter Agre                                                

Nobel Prize for Chemistry 2003                                

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health                          


TBD

Dr Lauren Cator                                                     luc25@psu.edu

Departments of Entomology and Biology       webpage



What is the universe?

Dr Daniel Larson                                                djlarson@psu.edu

Verne M. Willaman Dean                                College

Eberly College of Science                            

 

What will we do when the oil runs out?

Dr Thomas Mallouk                                           lab 

Evan Pugh Professor of Materials Chemistry and Physics

Director, Center for Solar Nanomaterials

Eberly College of Science


Nanotechnology: good or bad?

Dr Mary Beth Williams                                    mew17@psu.edu

Professor of Chemistry,                                    lab

Dean for Undergraduate Education, Eberly College of Science



Instructional Alumni 

2012

What is the universe?

Dr Daniel Larson                                                djlarson@psu.edu

Verne M. Willaman Dean                                College

Eberly College of Science                            

 

What will we do when the oil runs out?

Dr Thomas Mallouk                                           lab 

Evan Pugh Professor of Materials Chemistry and Physics

Director, Center for Solar Nanomaterials

Eberly College of Science


Nanotechnology: good or bad?

Dr Mary Beth Williams                                    mew17@psu.edu

Professor of Chemistry,                                    lab

Dean for Undergraduate Education, Eberly College of Science


2011

Do fish feel pain?

Dr Victoria Braithwaite                                    

Professor of Fisheries and Biology                lab

College of Agricultural Science & Eberly College of Science


How good is science journalism?

Faye Flam                                                              

Science writer                                                      blog

Philadelphia Inquirer                                       action site   trapeze artist


What will we do when the oil runs out?

Dr Thomas Mallouk                                           lab 

Evan Pugh Professor of Materials Chemistry and Physics

Director, Center for Solar Nanomaterials

Eberly College of Science


What does magic say about the need for science?

Dr Graham Spanier                                             

President, Penn State University                      biog     class experience


How did life arise? - and how to win a Nobel Prize

Dr Jack Szostak                                                     lab

Harvard University                                               class experience

2009 Nobel Prize for Physiology and Medicine


2010

Do fish feel pain?

Dr Victoria Braithwaite                                    

Professor of Fisheries and Biology               

College of Agricultural Science & Eberly College of Science


What causes ulcers? - and how to win a Nobel Prize

Dr Barry Marshall

University of Western Australia

Nobel Prize for Medicine and Physiology 2005


What did the Gulf Oil spill do to the corals?

Dr Chuck Fisher

Professor of Biology,

Penn State University



Undergrad Teaching Assistant Alumni

2012

Rachel Tedesco (middle)                         

Beth Walker (right)

(with Chris Stubbs, the man behind the blog, pretending to be short)  


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2011

Carolyn (Cally) Prutting (middle)                         

Suzanne Zakaria (right)

(with Chris Stubbs, the man behind the blog)         

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