Mary King Kananen

Instructor of Biology

Penn State Altoona

202 Environmental Research Laboratory

814 949-5106        Email

1982                Masters of Science in Zoology

University of Maine, Orono, Maine.


1978                Bachelor of Science in Dairy Science

The Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio.


Courses  Taught       

Biology 33    Human Genetics

Biology 55    Biology of Aging

Biology 141  Physiology

Biology 142   Physiology Laboratory

BiSci 2          Genetics, Evolution, and Ecology

BiSci 4          Human Body

Bi Sci 1        Structure and Function of Organisms

PSU 003      First Year  Seminar

Biology 129   Anatomy , Laboratory

Biology 110    Basic Concepts and Diversity, Laboratory

Biology 240    Biology of Organisms, Laboratory

Learning Resources Center Workshop, “Study Strategies for Success in Science”


Continuing Education Courses for Younger Students

Bones, Bones, and Skeletons

Bubble ology,

Features of Creatures

Microscopic Explorations

The Magic of Math and Science

What’s Under Your Skin?

 Who Lives Next Door?

 Investigating the Human Cardiovascular System

 The Wonderful World of Worms.