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Biology

Academic Department: Life And Earth Sciences
Main Office: SMN 300
Phone Ext: 7510
Main Numbers: (415) 457-8811  /  (415) 883-2211
 
In-depth information about each program is available in the Course Catalog, including program descriptions, faculty lists, degree requirements, and course listings. The Course Catalog is available to view and print in PDF* format.
About the Program

Biology career options include a choice of dozens of intriguing specialties. One can concentrate on microbiology and investigate viruses, bacteria, or molds. One can focus on cytology and study cells or histology and delve into the structure of animal and vegetable tissue. Ichthyology, parasitology, embryology, genetics, ecology, and biochemistry are a few of the other choices in the field. Emerging areas of emphasis include the concern for the environment and allied health professions.

Career Options
Agricultural Biologist, Biochemist, Biologist, Botanist, Chiropractor, Dentist, Entomologist, Environmental Specialist, Fish and Game Technical Aide, Fish and Game Warden, Food Technologist, Forester, Genetic Counselor, Horticulturists, Industrial Hygienist, Inhalation Therapist, Laboratory Technician, Marine Biologist, Medical Technologist , Microbiologist, Nuclear Medical Technician, Nutritionist, Occupational Therapist, Orthotist-Prosthetist, Osteopath, Park Naturalist/Ranger, Pharmacist, Pharmacologist, Physical Therapist, Physician/Surgeon, Podiatrist, Registered Nurse, Research Assistant, Sanitarian, Scientific Illustrator, Speech Pathologist/ Audiologist, Teacher, Technical Writer, Veterinarian, Wildlife Specialist, X-Ray Technician, Zoo Curator, Zoologist

Transfer
Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution should complete the lower division major requirements and general education pattern for the appropriate transfer institution and major. Exact major requirements for UC and CSU institutions can be found on www.assist.org. Please see a counselor for more information as curriculum requirements may vary among transfer universities.

A.S. in Biology
While students may take classes at both campuses, courses required for the major are offered at the Kentfield Campus. Please note: Students are required to complete English 150 for the Associate degree. All students should consult a counselor.

Department Phone: (415) 485-9510
Faculty

NameSend EmailOfficePhone
Agudelo-Silva, Fernando fagudelosilva@marin.edu SMN 331 7397
Boyce, Sima M SBoyce@marin.edu SMN 126 7510
Brown, Becky BBrown@marin.edu SMN 329 7538
Chinn, Jett S JChinn@marin.edu SMN 321 6256
Christensen, Tina A TChristensen@marin.edu SMN 311 7577
Cunningham, James JCunningham@marin.edu SMN 126 6258
da Silva, Paul G PdaSilva@marin.edu SMN 330 7542
Deneris, Jamie JDeneris@marin.edu SMN 310 7396
Egert, David DEgert@marin.edu SMN 312 7539
Finley, Cynthia M CFinley@marin.edu FH 112 7657
Gamal, Arif AGamal@marin.edu SMN 126 7755
Gearhart, Anne M AGearhart@marin.edu SMN 321 7632
Harms, Sharon L SHarms@marin.edu SMN 126 7755
Mueller, Joe R JMueller@marin.edu SMN 313 7537
Quick, Dayna Ja DQuick@marin.edu SMN 328 7737
Smith, Victor G VSmith@marin.edu SMN 321 7515
Waldman, Leslie R LWaldman@marin.edu SMN 126 7515
Werlin, Rebecca RWerlin@marin.edu SMN 126 7510
Williams, Jeannine D JWilliams@marin.edu SMN 126 7632
Current and Future Courses

TermSection (CRN)CourseDatesDaysTimeCampusRoomInstructor
Summer 2016 60424 BIOL 110 - Introduction to Biology 05/31/16-07/23/16 T 18:10-21:00 IVC BLDG27 116 Williams, Jeannine
60424 BIOL 110 - Introduction to Biology 05/31/16-07/23/16 S 09:10-12:00 IVC BLDG27 116 Williams, Jeannine
60548 BIOL 110 - Introduction to Biology 06/13/16-07/23/16 MTW 12:10-15:00 KTD SMN 226 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
60427 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 05/31/16-07/23/16 R 18:10-21:00 IVC BLDG06 214 Smith, Victor
60427 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 05/31/16-07/23/16 S 12:30-15:30 IVC BLDG06 214 Smith, Victor
60549 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 06/13/16-07/23/16 MTW 09:10-12:00 KTD SMN 112 Werlin, Rebecca
60550 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 06/13/16-07/23/16 MTW 15:40-18:30 KTD SMN 112 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
60713 BIOL 244B - Greater Yellowstone Field 05/27/16-05/27/16 F 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 108 Mueller, Joe
60713 BIOL 244B - Greater Yellowstone Field 05/27/16-05/27/16 F 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 108 Quick, Dayna
60713 BIOL 244B - Greater Yellowstone Field 05/31/16-05/31/16 T 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 108 Mueller, Joe
60713 BIOL 244B - Greater Yellowstone Field 05/31/16-05/31/16 T 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 108 Quick, Dayna
60713 BIOL 244B - Greater Yellowstone Field 06/01/16-06/11/16 KTD Mueller, Joe
60713 BIOL 244B - Greater Yellowstone Field 06/01/16-06/11/16 KTD Quick, Dayna
60752 BIOL 249A - Independent Study A 06/13/16-07/23/16 KTD Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
Fall 2016 80029 BIOL 100 - Nutrition 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 12:40-14:00 KTD AC 255 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
80891 BIOL 100 - Nutrition 08/22/16-12/10/16 T 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 226 Harms, Sharon
80365 BIOL 107 - Human Biology 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 14:10-15:30 KTD SMN 227 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
80370 BIOL 108A - Human Sexuality 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 12:40-14:00 KTD SMN 226 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
80378 BIOL 110 - Introduction to Biology 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 09:40-11:00 KTD AC 255 Mueller, Joe
80379 BIOL 110 - Introduction to Biology 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 11:10-12:30 KTD AC 255 Mueller, Joe
80380 BIOL 110 - Introduction to Biology 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 09:40-11:00 KTD AC 255 da Silva, Paul
81389 BIOL 110 - Introduction to Biology 08/22/16-12/10/16 T 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 224 Christensen, Tina
82394 BIOL 110 - Introduction to Biology 08/22/16-12/10/16 W 18:10-21:00 KTD FH 120 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
80384 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 R 11:10-14:00 KTD SMN 112 Christensen, Tina
80386 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 W 14:10-17:00 KTD SMN 112 Boyce, Sima
80387 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 W 11:10-14:00 KTD SMN 112 Boyce, Sima
80388 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 R 14:10-17:00 KTD SMN 112 Gearhart, Anne
80389 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 T 11:10-14:00 KTD SMN 112 Gearhart, Anne
80390 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 M 11:10-14:00 KTD SMN 112 Boyce, Sima
80391 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 M 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 112 Cunningham, James
81390 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 R 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 112 Gearhart, Anne
81391 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 W 08:10-11:00 KTD SMN 112 Smith, Victor
82287 BIOL 110L - Introduction to Biology Lab 08/22/16-12/10/16 T 14:10-17:00 KTD SMN 112 Christensen, Tina
82743 BIOL 112B - Majors' Biology: Plants 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 17:40-19:00 KTD SMN 108 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
82743 BIOL 112B - Majors' Biology: Plants 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 19:10-22:00 KTD SMN 108 Agudelo-Silva, Fernando
82190 BIOL 112C - Majors' Biology: Molecules 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 12:40-14:00 KTD SMN 227 Williams, Jeannine
82190 BIOL 112C - Majors' Biology: Molecules 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 14:10-17:00 KTD SMN 108 Williams, Jeannine
80402 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 08:10-09:30 KTD SMN 225 Brown, Becky
80402 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 09:40-12:30 KTD SMN 207 Brown, Becky
80405 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 12:40-14:00 KTD SMN 207 Egert, David
80405 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 14:10-17:00 KTD SMN 207 Egert, David
80407 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 17:40-19:00 KTD SMN 207 Gamal, Arif
80407 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 19:10-22:00 KTD SMN 207 Gamal, Arif
80917 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 12:40-14:00 KTD SMN 227 Christensen, Tina
80917 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 14:10-17:00 KTD SMN 207 Christensen, Tina
82744 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 08:10-09:30 KTD SMN 207 Chinn, Jett
82744 BIOL 120 - Human Anatomy 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 09:40-12:30 KTD SMN 207 Chinn, Jett
80413 BIOL 138 - Intro Environmental Science 08/22/16-12/10/16 M 14:10-17:00 KTD SMN 104 Mueller, Joe
80413 BIOL 138 - Intro Environmental Science 08/22/16-12/10/16 W 14:10-17:00 KTD SMN 104 Mueller, Joe
82768 BIOL 141 - Global Climate Change 08/22/16-12/10/16 T 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 104 Mueller, Joe
82768 BIOL 141 - Global Climate Change 08/22/16-12/10/16 T 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 104 Quick, Dayna
82856 BIOL 148 - Marin County Agriculture 08/22/16-12/10/16 KTD da Silva, Paul
82856 BIOL 148 - Marin County Agriculture 08/22/16-12/10/16 M 18:10-21:00 KTD SMN 104 da Silva, Paul
82849 BIOL 169A - Introduction to Ornithology A 08/22/16-12/10/16 M 19:10-21:00 KTD SMN 108 Mueller, Joe
82849 BIOL 169A - Introduction to Ornithology A 08/22/16-12/17/16 09:00-15:00 KTD Mueller, Joe
80449 BIOL 224 - Human Physiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 08:10-09:30 KTD SMN 225 Waldman, Leslie
80449 BIOL 224 - Human Physiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 09:40-12:30 KTD SMN 114 Waldman, Leslie
80452 BIOL 224 - Human Physiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 11:10-12:30 KTD SMN 225 Egert, David
80452 BIOL 224 - Human Physiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 13:10-16:00 KTD SMN 114 Egert, David
80456 BIOL 224 - Human Physiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 17:40-19:00 KTD AC 248 Brown, Becky
80456 BIOL 224 - Human Physiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 MW 19:10-22:00 KTD SMN 114 Brown, Becky
80458 BIOL 240 - Microbiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 12:40-14:00 KTD SMN 114 Deneris, Jamie
80458 BIOL 240 - Microbiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 14:10-17:00 KTD SMN 114 Deneris, Jamie
80461 BIOL 240 - Microbiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 17:40-19:00 KTD SMN 114 Deneris, Jamie
80461 BIOL 240 - Microbiology 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 19:10-22:00 KTD SMN 114 Deneris, Jamie
81215 BIOL 251 - Biological Psychology 08/22/16-12/10/16 TR 16:10-17:30 KTD AC 104 Finley, Cynthia

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