(Application Attachment 5)

Instructional Faculty

 

 

Institution:

Lake Superior State University

 

Date:

5 Feb 05 (updated Aug2006)

 

Specialty Program:

Integrated Science - SECONDARY

 

Certification/Endorsement CODE:

DI

 

Please include all faculty teaching the courses shown on the Summary of Course Requirements for Specialty Program (Application Attachment 3), including those who may be temporary or non-tenure stream. 

Courses

Faculty Member

Highest

Degree in this Specialty Area, Indicating

Study Focus and Research Area

Professional Development Experience in the Last

3 Years

Familiarity with

K-12 Curriculum

Framework and

MEAP Assessment

Special Awards and Recognition

P-12 Collaborative Work

 

Barbara Keller

Ph.D.Analytical-

Inorganic Chemistry,

Montana State Univ.

“Studies of the Solution Chemistry in the Oxidation Reaction to Produce the One-Dimensional Partially Oxidized Bis(oxalate)platinate polymers”

 

Attended a week long training course in ICPMS instrumentation sponsored by Agilent Technologies 2003

 

Attended the Midwest Environmental Chemistry Workshop at the Univ. of Minnesota 2002

 

Appointed Chair, Dept. of Chemistry & Env. Sciences in Fall 2002

 

Received the LSSU “Distinguished Teacher” award for 2001/2002 school year

Conducted collaborative research with the Intermediate School District & Cedarville High School science students and faculty to evaluate beach coliform levels- EPA funded environmental education grant.

 

Conducted collaborative research with the Intermediate School District and Pickford High School and Rudyard High School science students and faculty to evaluate the impact that following wells are having on the Munuscong River watershed- EPA funded environmental education grant

 TE443 Secondary Science Methods 

(table of contents - added July 2006)

David Myton

Ph.D. Environmental Sciences & Resources/Chemistry, Portland State University  (OR).  “Development and Applications of High Resolution Kinetic Atmospheric Pressure Ionization Mass Spectrometry in Atmospheric Chemistry”

NES exam committee for chemistry MTTC, spring 2004

 

Institutional chemistry program review committee for MDE PR/PE, spring 2004.

 

Attendance 18th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education and Michigan Science Teacher conference

 

ACS Exam Committee member for Chemistry in Context 2004

MDE Integrating Technology Workshop, Summer 2006, Authored elementary science review chapter for REA, Inc.  Resource book titled:  Best Exam Preparation for the MTTC.  Participation in EUPISD training, fall teacher conferences, DARTEP, Michigan Deans Council, and MACTE meetings.

Appointed Chair, School of Education, January 2003.

 

Teacher certification in Oregon for mathematics K-12; and chemistry, integrated science and physics grades 5-12. 

Participated with EUPISD in teacher audits in NCLB/HQ.  Science Fair judging with Brimley Schools – annually.  MASER team member for EUP, training through SVSU

 

Presentations to local schools on Career day (Pickford, Brimley, Rudyard) on science and education

 

Science

CH105, Life Chemistry II CH451, Introductory Biochemistry, CH226, Organic Chemistry II,

Marshall Werner

Ph.D.  Chemistry, University of Maryland College Park. “Mechanistic Probes of oligosaccharyltransferase and peptide:N-glycanase”

Attendance at National ACS conference, Boston 2002.

 

Codirector of Aquatic Research Laboratory, co-director USEPA water quality grant ($750,000)

Prepharmacy advising to local high school.

BL131 General Biology I, BL132 General Biology II

Barbara I Evans

Ph.D. Biology

Systematics and Ecology. Research interest developmental biology,

EPA GLNPO co-PI

NSF-MRI PI

NSF-CCLI  co-PI DNA Sequencing and fingerprinting

 

NSF grant for DNA sequencing equipment

Coordinated training in cellular biology using DNA sequencer with high school students

BL132

General Biology II

 

C. Marie Greenwood Ph.D. Entomology       Team leader in High School Biology Summer camps, and grades 3-6 summer biology program

BL122 Anatomy & Physiology II

 Dr. Jason Garvon

 Ph.D. Texas A&M in Wildlife Parisitology 

 

 

 

 Participated with High School Summer Camp program in Biology

BL220 Genetics

Nancy S. Kirkpatrick

Ph.D. Botany

NSF-MRI co-PI

NSF-CCLI co-PI

 

 

AP Biology exam reader

BL240 Natural History of the Vertebrates

John Roese

Ph.D. Wildlife Ecology

NSF-CCLI PI

 

 

Biomuseum curator

BL337 General Ecology(revised)

Greg Zimmerman

M.S. Statistics

Ph.D. Botany

EPA GLNPO co-PI

 

 

stream monitoring

Summer Bioscience camp

GE 121 Physical Historical Geology I

 

expanded objectives

 

GE122 Phy. Hist Geol II

Lewis M. Brown

Ph.D. Curriculum and Instruction Paleontology; Science education

Kelso, P. R., L. M. Brown, 2004,          Strengthening an         undergraduate geoscience department through a new project-centered curriculum, Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs Vol. 36, No. 5.

 

**see Brown below  

 

Certified Professional Geologist (CPG 09238)

 

NS 119 Astronomy

Randy Mullin

Ph.D. Chemistry: planetarium; astronomy; physics

 

 

 

Planetarium shows for elementary and middle schools

GG108 Meteorology Climatology

NS 116 Oceanography

PH221 & Lab

PH222 & Lab

Elements of Physics I/II

John Lenters

Ph.D. Atmospheric Science: Physics

Lenters, J.D., Kratz, T.K., and Bowser, C.J. 2004. Effects of climate variability on lake evaporation: Results from a long-term energy budget study of Sparkling Lake, northern Wisconsin (USA). Journal of Hydrology. In press.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Instructional Faculty C            A    .doc

 

**Brown

Lewis M. Brown, C.B. Rexroad, G.K. Merrill, K.E. Montague, R.C. Grayson, 2004, Conodont biostratigraphy of lower and middle Pennsylvanian strata in the type area of the Derryan Series, southern New Mexico, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 33, no. 3, p. 31.

Lewis M. Brown, M.T. May, C.B. Rexroad, D. LaPorte, 2004, Conodont biostratigraphy near the Mississippian/Pennsylvanian systemic boundary in western Kentucky, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 33, no. 3, p. 31.

Lewis M. Brown and Carl B. Rexroad, 2003. Evolution in the Idiognathodus complex of conodonts during Desmoinesian time (Pennsylvanian). Indiana Academy of Science, Abstracts with Programs, p. 80.

Amy C. Englebrecht, Joel J. Mintzes, Lewis M. Brown, and Paul R. Kelso, Assesment strategies

for a university-level physical geology course: utilizing concept maps and interviews, in review: Jour. Of Geol. Education.

Lyons, T.W., S.M. Bates, C.A. Bright, C.B. Rexroad, and L.M. Brown, 2003, Conodont geochemical records of Late Paleozoic paleoenvironmental variability in midcontinent North America. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 35, no. 2, p. 15.

Bright, C.A., T.W. Lyons, C.B. Rexroad, and L.M. Brown, 2002, Middle rare-earth enrichment in Pennsylvanian conodonts and implications for paleoenvironmental reconstructions.  Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 34, no. 4, p. A27.

 

** Kelso

Part of Leadership team for “Designing effective & innovative courses in the geosciences,” 5 day workshop sponsored by the National Science Foundation, National Association of Geoscience Teachers and Digital Library for Earth System Education at Hamilton College, Clinton, NY. July 28 – Aug. 1, 2002

Kelso, P. R., L. M. Brown, 2004, Strengthening an undergraduate geoscience department through a new project-centered curriculum, Geol. Soc. America Abstracts with Programs Vol. 36, No. 5.

Englebrecht, A. C., J. J. Mintzes, L. M. Brown, and P. R. Kelso, Assessment strategies for a university-level physical geology course: utilizing concept maps and interviews, revised manuscript submitted to the Journal of Geoscience Education September 2004.

Maes, Stephanie and Skylar Primm, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Geophysics field project, Mamainse Point, Ontario, October, 2004.

Tikoff, Basil and Anthony Simo, University of WisconsinMadison, Field Mapping projects, Black Hills South Dakota, September, 2004.

Diehl, James, Michigan Technological University, Taylor Mine Geophysics/Geology project, Alberta, Mi, July, 2004.

Giorgis, Scott, State University of New York – Geneseo, Southern Appalachian Mountains Tectonics field excursion, March, 2004.

Williams, Michael, Tekla Herns, both from University of Massachusetts, Robert Burger from Smith College, Barbara Tewksbury from Hamilton College, Teaching structural geology field trips to western Massachusetts, June, 2004.

 

**Lenters

Lenters, J.D. 2004. Trends in the Lake Superior water budget since 1948: A weakening seasonal cycle. Journal of Great Lakes Research. In press.

Webster, K.E., Anderson, M.P., Bowser, C.J., and Lenters, J.D. 2004. Understanding the Lake Groundwater System. Chapter 2 in: “Long Term Ecological Research of North Temperate Lakes: Dynamics of Lakes in the Landscape.” Book submitted for publication.

 Magnuson, J.J., Benson, B.J., Lenters, J.D., and Robertson, D.M. 2004. Climate Driven Variability and Change. Chapter 7 in: “Long Term Ecological Research of North Temperate Lakes: Dynamics of Lakes in the Landscape.” Book submitted for publication.

 Lenters, J.D. 2001. Long-term trends in the seasonal cycle of Great Lakes water levels. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 27(3): 342-353.

 Conferences:

 Lenters, J.D. 2004. Effects of climate on lake levels and evaporation in the Great Lakes region. Presented at the “Science and the Northwoods” conference (Boulder Junction, WI; September 16-17)

 Lenters, J.D., Kerr, A.M. 2004. Changes in the seasonal hydrologic cycle of Lake Ontario: Relative impacts of climate variability and lake regulation. Presented at the annual meeting of the International Association of Great Lakes Research (Waterloo, Ontario; May 24-28).

 Lenters, J.D., Argyilan, E.P., Kerr, A.M., Hill, D.J., Delpier, D.M. 2003. Understanding the origin of long-term trends in the seasonality of Great Lakes water levels: A synthesis of recent studies. Presented at the annual meeting of the International Association of Great Lakes Research (Chicago, IL; June 22-26).

 Lenters, J.D. , Kratz, T.K., Bowser, C.J. 2003. Effects of climate variability on lake evaporation as determined from a 10-year energy budget study of Sparkling Lake (northern Wisconsin). Presented at the annual meeting of the International Association of Great Lakes Research (Chicago, IL; June 22-26).

 Lenters, J.D. 2002. Long-term variations in the Lake Superior water budget. Presented at the annual meeting of the International Association of Great Lakes Research (Winnipeg, Manitoba