2015 Fall

Number Title Body Instructor
BIOLOGY 089S
Section: 01
FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Reid, Chantal
BIOLOGY 089S
Section: 02
FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Roth, V.
BIOLOGY 148FS
Section: 01
GENOMICS OF SYMBIOSIS

Genomic insights into the astonishingly diverse microbial world, including microbes that...

Wernegreen, Jennifer
BIOLOGY 157
Section: 01
THE DYNAMIC OCEANS

The oceans and their impact on the Earth's surface, climate, and society. Topics include...

Glass, Alexander
BIOLOGY 158
Section: 01
PLANTS AND HUMAN USE

Historical and present interactions between humans and plants like coffee, tea, sugar, opium,...

Pryer, Kathleen
BIOLOGY 190FS
Section: 01
FOCUS PROG TOPICS IN BIO

Open only to students in the Focus Program; for first-year students with consent of instructor...

Broverman, Sherryl
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 001
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 01D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 02D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 03D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 04D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 05D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 06D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 07D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 08D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 09D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 199D
Section: 10D
INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL THINKING

Students will develop a solid conceptual foundation for understanding core biological topics,...

Duncan, Tanya
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 12L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 13L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 14L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 15L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 16L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 17L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 001
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Siedow, James
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 01L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 02L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 03L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 04L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 05L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 06L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 07L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 08L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 09L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 10L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 201L
Section: 11L
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular...

Hill, Alison
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 001
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Willis, John
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 01L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 02L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 03L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 04L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 05L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 06L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 07L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 08L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 09L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 10L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 11L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 12L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 13L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 202L
Section: 14L
GENETICS AND EVOLUTION

Introduction to principles transmission genetics and evolution. Includes Mendelian and non-...

Noor, Juliet
BIOLOGY 205
Section: 01
MARINE MEGAFAUNA

Ecology, systematics, and behavior of large marine animals including giant squid, bony fishes,...

Johnston, David
BIOLOGY 206L
Section: 001
ORGANISMAL DIVERSITY

Broadly integrated survey of biological diversity, including the major lineages of prokaryotes...

Motten, Alexander
BIOLOGY 206L
Section: 01L
ORGANISMAL DIVERSITY

Broadly integrated survey of biological diversity, including the major lineages of prokaryotes...

Motten, Alexander
BIOLOGY 212L
Section: 001
GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY

Classical and modern approaches to the study of microorganisms and their roles/applications in...

Schmid, Amy
BIOLOGY 212L
Section: 01L
GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY

Classical and modern approaches to the study of microorganisms and their roles/applications in...

Saunders, Lindsay
BIOLOGY 212L
Section: 02L
GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY

Classical and modern approaches to the study of microorganisms and their roles/applications in...

Saunders, Lindsay
BIOLOGY 213
Section: 01
CELL SIGNALING AND DISEASES

During the past several decades, exploration in basic research has yielded extensive knowledge...

Pei, Zhen-Ming
BIOLOGY 214L
Section: 01
EXPERIMENTL CELL/MOLECULAR BIO

Application of contemporary molecular techniques to biological problems. Questions addressed...

Armaleo, Daniele
BIOLOGY 219
Section: 01
MOLEC GENETICS AND GENOMICS

Explores the flow of information from gene to phenotype, and the social implications of modern...

Bejsovec, Amy
BIOLOGY 220
Section: 001
CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY

The role of genes and proteins in mediating basic cellular and development processes. Topics...

Sherwood, David
BIOLOGY 220
Section: 01D
CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY

The role of genes and proteins in mediating basic cellular and development processes. Topics...

Sherwood, David
BIOLOGY 220
Section: 02D
CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY

The role of genes and proteins in mediating basic cellular and development processes. Topics...

Sherwood, David
BIOLOGY 220
Section: 03D
CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY

The role of genes and proteins in mediating basic cellular and development processes. Topics...

Sherwood, David
BIOLOGY 220
Section: 04D
CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY

The role of genes and proteins in mediating basic cellular and development processes. Topics...

Sherwood, David
BIOLOGY 224
Section: 001
FUNDAMENTALS NEUROSCI

Introduction to neuroscience: basic physiology; microstructure and anatomy of neural tissues;...

Meck, Warren
BIOLOGY 224
Section: 01D
FUNDAMENTALS NEUROSCI

Introduction to neuroscience: basic physiology; microstructure and anatomy of neural tissues;...

Meck, Warren
BIOLOGY 224
Section: 02D
FUNDAMENTALS NEUROSCI

Introduction to neuroscience: basic physiology; microstructure and anatomy of neural tissues;...

Meck, Warren
BIOLOGY 224
Section: 03D
FUNDAMENTALS NEUROSCI

Introduction to neuroscience: basic physiology; microstructure and anatomy of neural tissues;...

Meck, Warren
BIOLOGY 224
Section: 04D
FUNDAMENTALS NEUROSCI

Introduction to neuroscience: basic physiology; microstructure and anatomy of neural tissues;...

Meck, Warren
BIOLOGY 228
Section: 01
HOW PLANTS FEED/FUEL THE WORLD

Covers primary physiological processes from subcellular to whole plant that affect plant growth...

Reid, Chantal
BIOLOGY 262
Section: 01
PEOPLE, PLANTS, AND POLLUTION

Cities turn natural lands into impervious surfaces, like roofs and parking lots, while trees,...

Wilson, William
BIOLOGY 267
Section: 001
BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY

How animal behavior is shaped by natural selection, historical factors, and ecological...

Alberts, Susan
BIOLOGY 267
Section: 01D
BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY

How animal behavior is shaped by natural selection, historical factors, and ecological...

Alberts, Susan
BIOLOGY 267
Section: 02D
BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY

How animal behavior is shaped by natural selection, historical factors, and ecological...

Alberts, Susan
BIOLOGY 283A
Section: 01
ENVIRONMENTAL AND HUMAN HEALTH

The biology, ecology, and evolution of tropical diseases and how emerging diseases are...

Staff, Departmental
BIOLOGY 329D
Section: 001
PRINCIPLES ANIMAL PHYS

Non-laboratory version of Biology 329L. Does not carry the R or W curricular designations. Not...

Grunwald, Ron
BIOLOGY 329D
Section: 01D
PRINCIPLES ANIMAL PHYS

Non-laboratory version of Biology 329L. Does not carry the R or W curricular designations. Not...

Grunwald, Ron
BIOLOGY 329D
Section: 02D
PRINCIPLES ANIMAL PHYS

Non-laboratory version of Biology 329L. Does not carry the R or W curricular designations. Not...

Grunwald, Ron
BIOLOGY 330L
Section: 001
ANATOMY OF VERTEBRATES

The structure, function and evolution of the vertebrate body. Emphasis on understanding the...

Smith, Kathleen
BIOLOGY 330L
Section: 01L
ANATOMY OF VERTEBRATES

The structure, function and evolution of the vertebrate body. Emphasis on understanding the...

Smith, Kathleen
BIOLOGY 330L
Section: 02L
ANATOMY OF VERTEBRATES

The structure, function and evolution of the vertebrate body. Emphasis on understanding the...

Eason, Vickie Knight
BIOLOGY 330L
Section: 03L
ANATOMY OF VERTEBRATES

The structure, function and evolution of the vertebrate body. Emphasis on understanding the...

Eason, Vickie
BIOLOGY 341L
Section: 001
PLANT COMMUNITIES

Overview of plant communities in the mountains, piedmont, and coastal plain of North Carolina,...

Manos, Paul
BIOLOGY 341L
Section: 01L
PLANT COMMUNITIES

Overview of plant communities in the mountains, piedmont, and coastal plain of North Carolina,...

Manos, Paul
BIOLOGY 345
Section: 01
EVOL TRANSITNS IN FOSSIL RECRD

Focus on the fossil record of the differentiation of the major vertebrate groups. Study and...

Glass, Alexander
BIOLOGY 361LS
Section: 001
FIELD ECOLOGY

Explore the natural systems of North Carolina through hands-on experimentation. Through student...

Wright, Justin
BIOLOGY 361LS
Section: 01L
FIELD ECOLOGY

Explore the natural systems of North Carolina through hands-on experimentation. Through student...

Wright, Justin
BIOLOGY 365
Section: 01
INFECTIOUS DISEASE

Covers the physiology and the ecological and evolutionary dynamics of a suite of infectious...

Koelle, Katharina
BIOLOGY 385L
Section: 01
INTEGRATIVE NEUROSCI LAB

Gain skills necessary to conduct neuroscience research and integrate findings from multiple...

Roberts, Craig
BIOLOGY 412S
Section: 01
SENSORY SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION

Recent progress in sensory signal transduction mediated by calcium channels and receptors....

Pei, Zhen-Ming
BIOLOGY 417S
Section: 01
GENETIC ENGINEER/BIOTECH

Applications of recombinant DNA in medicine and in agriculture. Topics include diagnosis of...

Sun, Tai-ping
BIOLOGY 418
Section: 01
INTRODUCTION TO BIOPHYSICS

How theory and experimental techniques from physics can be used to analyze and understand...

Buchler, Nicolas
BIOLOGY 421S
Section: 01
BIO OF NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES

Primary literature investigating the underlying molecular and cellular mechanisms of nervous...

Sherwood, Nina
BIOLOGY 426S
Section: 01
VISUAL PROCESSING

Focus on understanding how visual systems adapt to an animal's requirement. About a third of...

Bhandawat, Vikas
BIOLOGY 427S
Section: 01
SENSORY BIOLOGY

Exploration of recent and classic studies in sensory biology. Actual topics are chosen by...

Johnsen, Sonke
BIOLOGY 452S
Section: 01
GENES & DEVELOPMENT

Literature-based seminar covering transcriptional regulation of development. Regulatory...

Baugh, L.
BIOLOGY 495
Section: 01
SCIENTIFIC ARGUMENT IN WRITING

Conventions of scientific writing, focusing on the process of writing a thesis or other major...

Reynolds, Julie
BIOLOGY 515
Section: 01
PRINCIPLES OF IMMUNOLOGY

An introduction to the molecular and cellular basis of the immune response. Topics include...

Zhang, Weiguo
BIOLOGY 540L
Section: 01
MYCOLOGY

Survey of the major groups of fungi with emphasis on life history and systematics. Field and...

Vilgalys, Rytas
BIOLOGY 547L
Section: 001
ENTOMOLOGY

The biology of insects: diversity, development, physiology, and ecology. Field trips....

Nijhout, H.
BIOLOGY 547L
Section: 01L
ENTOMOLOGY

The biology of insects: diversity, development, physiology, and ecology. Field trips....

Nijhout, H.
BIOLOGY 554
Section: 01
HUMAN EVOLUTIONARY GENOMICS

Human evolutionary history as studied from the perspective of the genome. Nature of...

Wray, Gregory
BIOLOGY 559S
Section: 01
FNDNS OF BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY

Readings on behavioral ecology, both historical papers and papers from the current literature...

Alberts, Susan
BIOLOGY 564
Section: 01
BIOGEOCHEMISTRY

Processes controlling the circulation of carbon and biochemical elements in natural ecosystems...

Bernhardt, Emily
BIOLOGY 588S
Section: 01
MACROEVOLUTION

Evolutionary patterns and processes at and above the species level; species concepts,...

Roth, V. Louise
BIOLOGY 650
Section: 01
MOLEC POPULA GENETICS

Genetic mechanisms of evolutionary change at the DNA sequence level. Models of nucleotide and...

Uyenoyama, Marcy
BIOLOGY 665
Section: 01
BAYESIAN INFERENCE ENV MODELS

Formulation of environmental models and applications to data using R. Distribution theory,...

Clark, James
BIOLOGY 668
Section: 01
POPULATION ECOLOGY

Key questions in population ecology from a theoretical perspective. Topics include demography...

Morris, William
BIOLOGY 701
Section: 01
GRADUATE SCHOOL 101

Weekly lecture presentation on choosing a thesis advisor, the grant proposal and scientific...

Noor, Mohamed
BIOLOGY 702
Section: 01
SUCCEEDING BEYOND GRAD SCHOOL

Weekly lecture presentation on preparing academic job applications, alternative careers in the...

Noor, Mohamed
BIOLOGY 711S
Section: 01
ECOLOGY SEMINAR

Discussion of current research and literature. Instructor: Staff

Drea, Christine
BIOLOGY 712S
Section: 01
PLANT SYSTEMATICS SEM

Weekly presentation of current research in plant systematics by students, faculty, and invited...

Manos, Paul
BIOLOGY 718S
Section: 01
DEV/CELL/MOLEC BIO SEM

Weekly presentations in developmental, cellular, and molecular biology topics by students,...

Dong, Xinnian
BIOLOGY 727
Section: 01
IMAGE PROCESSING

Broad introduction to the principles behind image-based data. Aimed at graduate students...

Johnson, Sam
BIOLOGY 790S
Section: 01
SPECIAL TOPICS SEMINAR

Seminar on a selected topic. Offerings vary each semester. Instructor: Staff

McShea, Daniel
BIOLOGY 842
Section: 02
ECOPHYS TO ECOSYSTEMS

A comprehensive course on the processes and factors that determine the capture and flow of...

Koelle, Katharina