Biology Education

Biology Education Personnel

Undergraduate evolution education; factors affecting college biology faculty adoption and effective use of innovative teaching strategies, including personal attributes and attitudes, previous experiences, teaching expertise, and social/cultural contexts

Biology pedagogy: developing and testing methods for teaching large biology classes; reform of education system to one that encourages a good understanding of the core principles and skills that underlie biology

Evolutionary biology & behaviour genetics; molecular and quantitative genetic studies of complex traits, especially social interactions (parenting, mating behaviour, communication); development of behaviour; theoretical investigations of evolution of social interactions.