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Dr Walter E Schargel

[Dr Walter Schargel]

Other Faculty, Biology
Last Updated: September 29, 2020
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Systematics, biogeography, and conservation of neotropical amphibians and reptiles.

Education

Education

    • 2008 PhD in Quant. Biology
      The University of Texas at Arlington, 2008
    • 2003 MS in Biology
      The University of Texas at Arlington, 2003
    • 1995 BE in Engineering
      Universidad Nacional Experimen, 1995

Appointments

Appointments

    • 2009 to Present Associate Professor of Instruction
      Biology, The University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
      Instructor for several core courses in the Department of Biology including Biostatistics (BIOL 2300), Biometry (BIOL 5314), Cell and Molecular Biology (BIOL 1441), Ecology and Evolution (BIOL 1442), among others.
    • 1998 to 1999 Project Coordinator
      Ministry of the Envirnment of Venezuela (Guanare, Portuguesa, Venezuela)
      Project coordinator for the development of a national biodiversity strategy for Venezuela.

Awards and Honors

    • Dec  2014 Excellence in Teaching Award sponsored by Sigma Alpha Pi, The National Society of Leadership and Success
    • Dec  2014 Provost’s Award for Excellence in Teaching sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2005 Outstanding Graduate Research Achievement Award sponsored by Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2004 Fundación Venezolana de Promoción al Investigador, PPI level I research scholarship sponsored by Fundación Venezolana de Promoción al Investigador
    • Dec  1998 Smithsonian Institute, Man and Biosphere Scholarship sponsored by Smithsonian Institute

Publications


      2017
      • Journal Article
        A new species of Gonatodes (Squamata: Sphaerodactylidae) from the western versant of the Cordillera de Merida, Venezuela
        [Schargel, Walter, Rivas, GilsonA, Garcia-Perez, JuanE, Rivero-Blanco, Carlos, Chippindale, Paul, Fujita, Matthew]. Zootaxa. 4291, 549-562.
      • Journal Article
        A new species of Gymnophthalmus (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from sand dunes of the Llanos of Apure, Venezuela
        [Garcia-Perez, JuanE, Schargel, Walter]. Zootaxa. 4318, 576-586.

      2014
      • Journal Article
        Cytogenetic Studies on Gonatodes (Reptilia, Squamata, Sphaerodactylidae)
        [Schmid, Michael, Steinlein, Claus, Feichtinger, Wolfgang, Haaf, Thomas, Mijares-Urrutia, Abraham, Schargel, Walter, Hedges, SBlair]. Cytogenetic and Genome Research. 144, 47-61.

      2013
      • Journal Article
        A Distinctive New Species of Gonatodes (Squamata: Sphaerodactylidae) from Isla La Blanquilla, Venezuela, with Remarks on the Distribution of Some Other Caribbean Sphaerodactylid Lizards
        [Rivas, GilsonA, Ugueto, GabrielN, Schargel, Walter, Barros, TitoR, Velozo, Pablo, Sanchez, LuzEsther ]. South American Journal of Herpetology. 8, 5-18.
      • Journal Article
        A new giant Atractus (Serpentes: Dipsadidae) from Ecuador, with notes on some other large Amazonian congeners
        [Schargel, Walter, Lamar, William, Passos, Paulo, Valencia, JorgeH, Cisneros-Heredia, DiegoF, Campbell, JonathanA]. Zootaxa. 3721, 455-474.

      2012
      • Journal Article
        A strikingly polychromatic new species of Gonatodes (Squamata: Sphaerodactylidae) from northern Venezuela
        [Rivero-Blanco, Carlos, Schargel, Walter]. Zootaxa. 3518, 66-78.
      • Journal Article
        Rediscovery of Atractus microrhyncus (Serpentes: Dipsadidae), with a reappraisal of the taxonomic status of A. emersoni and A. natans
        [Passos, Paulo, Cisneros-Heredia, Diego, Rivera, DaniEnrique, Aguilar, Cesar, Schargel, Walter]. Herpetologica. 68, 375-392.
      • Journal Article
        Taxonomy, Hemipenial Morphology, and Natural History of Two Poorly Known Species of Anadia (Gymnophthalmidae) from Northern South America
        [Rivas, GilsonA, Sales Nunes, Pedro M, Dixon, JamesR, Schargel, Walter, Caicedo, JoseR Davis, Barros, TitoR, Camargo, EdwardG, Barrio-Amoros, CesarL]. Journal of Herpetology. 46, 33-40.

      2010
      • Journal Article
        Phylogenetic systematics of the genus Gonatodes (Squamata: Sphaerodactylidae) in the Guayana region, with description of a new species from Venezuela
        [Schargel, Walter, Rivas, GilsonA, Makowsky, Robert, Natera, MarcoA, Barros, TitoR, Senaris, JCelsa, Molina, CesarR]. Systematics and Biodiversity. 8, 321-339.

      2009
      • Journal Article
        Molecular systematics of Caribbean skinks of the genus Mabuya (Reptilia, Scincidae), with descriptions of two new species from Venezuela
        [Miralles, Aurelien, Rivas, Gilson, Schargel, Walter, Barros, Tito, Barrio-Amoros, CesarL, Garcia-Perez, JuanE]. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 156, 598-616.

      2008
      • Journal Article
        Coding meristic characters for phylogenetic analysis: A comparison of step-matrix gap-weighting and generalized frequency coding
        [Lawing, AMichelle, Meik, JesseM, Schargel, Walter]. Systematic Biology. 57, 167-173.
      • Journal Article
        Gecko on the rocks: an enigmatic new species of Gonatodes (Sphaerodactylidae) from Inselbergs of the Venezuelan Guayana
        [Rivas, GilsonA., Schargel, Walter]. Zootaxa.(1925), 39-50.

      2007
      • Journal Article
        A new Aquatic snake (Colubridae: Pseudoeryx) from the Lake Maracaibo Basin, northwestern Venezuela: A relic of the past course of the Orinoco River
        [Schargel, Walter, Fuenmayor, GilsonRivas, Barros, TitoR, Pefaur, JaimeE, Navarrete, LuisF]. Herpetologica. 63(2), 236-244.

      2006
      • Journal Article
        Morphological extremes - Two new snakes of the genus Atractus from northwestern South America (Colubridae : Dipsadinae)
        [Myers, CharlesW, Schargel, Walter]. American Museum Novitates.(3532), 1-13.
      • Journal Article
        Phylogenetic systematics of dart-poison frogs and their relatives (Amphibia : Athesphatanura : Dendrobatidae)
        [Grant, Taran, Frost, DarrelRivas, Caldwell, JanaleeP, Gagliardo, Ron, Haddad, Celio, Kok, Philippe, Means, DBruce, Noonan, BriceP, Schargel, Walter, Wheeler, WardC]. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History.(299), 1-262.

      2005
      • Journal Article
        A new species of Riama (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae), endemic to the Península de Paria, Venezuela
        [Rivas, Gilson, Schargel, Walter, Meik, JesseM]. Herpetologica. 61, 461-468. "Herpetologists League".
      • Journal Article
        A new species of Mabuya (Squamata, Scincidae) from the Venezuelan Andes
        [Miralles, Aurélien, Rivas, Gilson, Schargel, Walter]. Zootaxa. 895, 1-11.
      • Journal Article
        An Enigmatic New Snake from Cloud Forest of the Península de Paria, Venezuela (Colubridae: Genus Taeniophallus?)
        [Schargel, Walter, Rivas, Gilson, Myers, CharlesW]. American Museum Novitates. 3484, 1-22.

      2003
      • Journal Article
        The Hemipenes of Some Snakes of the Semifossorial Genus Atractus, with Comments on Variation in the Genus
        [Schargel, Walter, Castoe, Todd]. Journal of Herpetology. 37, 718-721. "Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles".
      • Journal Article
        Two new country records of salamanders of the genus Bolitoglossa (Caudata: Plethodontidae) for Colombia and Venezuela
        [Schargel, Walter, Rivas, G]. Herpetozoa. 16, 94-96.
      • Journal Article
        Bridging the gap in Proctoporus distribution: a new species (Squamata: Gymnophthalmidae) from the Andes of Venezuela
        [Doan, TiffanyM, Schargel, Walter]. Herpetologica. 59, 68-75. "Herpetologists League".

      2002
      • Journal Article
        A New Species and a New Record of Atractus (Serpentes: Colubridae) from the Andes of Venezuela
        [Schargel, Walter, García-Pérez, JuanE]. Journal of Herpetology. 36(3), 398-402. "Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles".
      • Journal Article
        A New species of Bolitoglossa (Caudata: Plethodontidae) from the Cordillera de Mérida, Venezuela
        [Schargel, Walter, García-Pérez, JE, Smith, EricN]. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 115, 225-233.

      1996
      • Journal Article
        Invertebrados asociados a las Bromelias en el Parque Nacional General Cruz Carrillo (Guaramacal, Edo. Trujillo, Venezuela)
        [Marrero, C, García-Pérez, JE, Farrera, J, Mendoza, M, Stambury, N, Baptista, R, Schargel, Walter]. Biollania. 12, 14-144.

      1998
      • Research Report
        Areas geográficas con déficit de información taxonómica y de distribución de su fauna
        Diagnóstico de la Estrategia Nacional de la Diversidad Biológica
        [Schargel, Walter, Lopez, M]. Guanare: "IOCENTRO-UNELLEZ-MARNR".
      • Research Report
        Areas geográficas con déficit de infraestructura institucional para el estudio de sus respectivas faunas
        Diagnóstico de la Estrategia Nacional de la Diversidad Biológica
        [Lopez, M, Schargel, Walter]. Guanare: "IOCENTRO-UNELLEZ-MARNR".

Presentations

    •  2016
      Schargel, Walter (Author & Presenter), "Venezuela, a paradise for biological diversity and bad politics", University of Texas at Arlington, TX. ( , 2016).
    •  2005
      Schargel, Walter (Author & Presenter), "Overview of the systematics of the Venezuelan skink (genus Mabuya)", ASIH, SSAR, Herpetologists League, Tampa Bay, FL. ( , 2005).
    •  2003
      Schargel, Walter (Author & Presenter), "Salamanders of the genus Bolitoglossa (Caudata: Plethodontidae) in Venezuela: distribution, undescribed species, and a new country record", ASIH, SSAR, Herpetologists League, Manaus, Brazil. ( , 2003).
    •  1995
      Schargel, Walter (Author & Presenter), "Herpetofauna del Macizo de Guaramacal, Cordillera de Mérida, Venezuela: Riqueza, endemismos, relaciones biogeográficas", Guanare, Venezuela. ( , 1995).
    •  1995
      Schargel, Walter (Author & Presenter), "Las comunidades de insectos acuáticos como indicadores de la calidad del agua en los ríos Araure y Durigua (Acarigua Edo. Portuguesa, Venezuela)", Congreso Venezolano de Entomología, Barquisimeto, Venezuela. ( , 1995).

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Macey Tycoliz, (Biology)
    • Apr 2018
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Maria Artiles, (Biology)
      The sound producing apparatus in Gonatodes antillensis
    • 2016
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Grant Pham, (Biology)
      Wave energy measurements of copper oxide nanoparticles for single oxygen production
    • 2016
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Kevin Luciani, (Biology)
      Synthesis of antibiotic pyrimidine analogues
    • 2015
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Beryl Quaye, (Biology)
      Correlates of dental treatments at a low income dental clinic in Arlington, Texas
    • 2015
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Dianna Nguyen, (Biology)
      Axonal guidance enticed by surrogate targets of muscle and skin in amputee model
    • 2015
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Jennifer La, (Biology)
      Examining the Bubonic Plague through Medieval Imagery and Scientific Literature
    • 2014
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Henry Tran, (Biology)
      Prostate biochemical fluorophores and auto-fluorescence lifetime used to differentiate tissue for positive cancer margin
    • 2014
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Naureen Syed, (Biology)
      Sexual dimorphism in diurnal geckos of the genus Gonatodes
    • 2013
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Sara Wadud, (Biology)
      An easily injectable polymer cushion to prevent thin tissue perforation: an innovative sub mucosal injection
    • 2013
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Vi Truong, (Biology)
      The significance of government funding, treatment facilities, and physical health on prescription opioids
    • 2012
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Tarik Shihabbedin, (Biology)
      Synergistic effect of growth factors on dorsal root ganglia

Courses

      • BIOL 1345-500 BIOLOGY I FOR NURSING STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 112460)
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      • BIOL 5314-001 BIOMETRY
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      • BIOL 2300-001 BIOSTATISTICS
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      • BIOL 2300-002 BIOSTATISTICS
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      • BIOL 1442-009 EVOLUTION AND ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107614)
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      • BIOL 1442-015 EVOLUTION AND ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107614)
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      • BIOL 4393-045 HONORS PROJECT IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107758)
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      • BIOL 2300-001 BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
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      • BIOL 1442-002 EVOLUTION AND ECOLOGY
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      • BIOL 3454-002 GENERAL ZOOLOGY
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      • BIOL 2457-004 HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY I
        (Course Id: 107639)
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      • BIOL 4179-045 RESEARCH AND DIRECTED STUDY
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        (Course Id: 107614)
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      • BIOL 5314-001 BIOMETRY
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        (Course Id: 107621)
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        (Course Id: 107712)
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        (Course Id: 107716)
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        (Course Id: 107754)
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      • BIOL 1442-003 EVOLUTION AND ECOLOGY
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      • BIOL 4393-045 HONORS PROJECT IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107758)
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        (Course Id: 107621)
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        (Course Id: 107712)
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        (Course Id: 107716)
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      • BIOL 4379-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
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      • BIOL 1442-001 EVOLUTION AND ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107614)
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        (Course Id: 107713)
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        (Course Id: 107754)
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        (Course Id: 107758)
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      • BIOL 5314-001 BIOMETRY
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        (Course Id: 107716)
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      • BIOL 4379-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
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      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
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        (Course Id: 107621)
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        (Course Id: 107713)
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        (Course Id: 107716)
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      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
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        (Course Id: 107713)
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        (Course Id: 107712)
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        (Course Id: 107716)
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      • BIOL 4379-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
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      • BIOL 4393-045 HONORS PROJECT IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107758)
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      • BIOL 1434-008 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY II
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        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 2300-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 4189-045 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107713)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 1441-042 CELL MOL BIOL
        (Course Id: 107613)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 4179-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107712)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 4379-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 4393-045 HONORS PROJECT IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107758)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 1282-007 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 2300-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 4189-045 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107713)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 1433-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY I
        (Course Id: 111713)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2013
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2013
      • BIOL 4179-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107712)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 4279-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107716)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 4379-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 1282-007 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 1434-008 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY II
        (Course Id: 111795)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 2300-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 4289-045 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107718)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 1441-042 CELL MOL BIOL
        (Course Id: 107613)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 4179-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107712)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 4279-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107716)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 1282-007 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 2300-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 1333-001 INTRO BIOL
        (Course Id: 107611)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2012
      • BIOL 1282-001 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2012
      • BIOL 4179-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107712)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 1282-007 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 1334-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY II
        (Course Id: 107612)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 2300-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 4189-045 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107713)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 1441-042 CELL MOL BIOL
        (Course Id: 107613)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 4179-045 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107712)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 1282-007 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 2300-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 4189-045 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107713)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 1282-001 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • BIOL 1282-002 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • BIOL 1334-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY II
        (Course Id: 107612)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2011
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2011
      • BIOL 1282-007 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 1282-008 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 1334-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY II
        (Course Id: 107612)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 2300-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 1333-002 INTRO BIOL
        (Course Id: 107611)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 1282-007 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 1282-008 INTRO TO BIOLOGY LABORATORY
        (Course Id: 107608)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 1334-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY II
        (Course Id: 107612)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2010
      • BIOL 2300-001 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2010
      • BIOL 1334-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY II
        (Course Id: 107612)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 1334-003 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY II
        (Course Id: 107612)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 1334-004 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY II
        (Course Id: 107612)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 2300-002 INTRODUCTION TO BIOSTATISTICS
        (Course Id: 107621)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010

Service to the University

    • 2017 to  Present Committee Member
      Data Science Working Group
      -Work on curriculum development for the new Data Science program at UTA. -Work on new hires for the program.
    • 2017 to  Present Faculty Advisor
      Pre Pharmacy Student Association
      Attend the association meetings. Meet with the officers to plan and discuss activities.
    • 2016 to  Present Committee Member
      Unit Effectiveness Process Committee
    • 2011 to  Present Grant Proposal Reviewer, Internal
      Phi Sigma Graduate Honor Society in Biology
    • 2014 to  2018 Committee Member
      Advisory Committee for Student Affairs
    • 2013 to  2017 Faculty Mentor
      Freshman Interest Groups
      Hold office hours for students participating in the program. Give three talks per semester.

Service to the Profession

    • 2014 to  Present
      Red list species assessor (Quito, Ecuador)
      International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
      Assessing the conservation status of South American reptile species.