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Acheson, Ed 

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Millikin University
Decatur, Illinois 62522
eacheson@millikin.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Filthy Lucre: A Case Involving the Chemical Detection of Cocaine-Contaminated Currency


Agnew, Jimmie D. 

Associate Professor
Science Education
Elon University
Elon, North Carolina 27244
agnewj@elon.edu
Subject: Science Education

The Story of Dinosaur Evolution


Aguirre, Karen M. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Coastal Carolina University
Conway, South Carolina 29528-6054
kmaguirr@coastal.edu
Subject: Biology

A Simple Plan: E.L. Trudeau, the Rabbit Island Experiment, and Tuberculosis Treatment

Michael's Story: A Case Study in Autism

The Unfortunate Nurse: A Case Study of Dengue Fever and Social Policy


Alkhazindar, Maha M. 

Assistant Professor
Biotechnology
Cairo University


Frankenfoods?: The Debate Over Genetically Modified Crops


Allen, Bruce C. 

Graduate Student
Physics Department
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260

Subject: Physics

Life on Mars: A Dilemma Case in Planetary Geology

The Petition: A Global Warming Case


Allen, Mary 

Professor
Department of Biology
Hartwick College
Oneonta, New York 13820
allenm1@hartwick.edu
Subject: Biology / Eccology / Environmental Science

Search for the Missing Sea Otters: An Ecological Detective Story


Altendorf, Karen 

Sociology Department
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078


A Classic Case of Serial Murder: Forensics Meets Photonics


Anantheswaran, Swamy 

Professor
Department of Food Science
Pennsylvania State University
University Park, Pennsylvania 16802
rca3@psu.edu
Subject: Food Science

Irradiation: Is it Consumer-Friendly?


Anderson, Jennifer Y. 

Health Science / Nursing
Brookdale Community College
Lincroft, New Jersey 07738-1543
jyanderson1@mail.brookdalecc.edu

Cooking Under Pressure: Applying the Ideal Gas Law in the Kitchen

Dust to Dust: The Carbon Cycle

Sweet Truth: Not All Carbohydrates Are Alike


Archer, Kathleen 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Trinity College
Hartford, Connecticut 06106-3100
EKathleen.Archer@trincoll.edu
Subject: Plant Science

The Dead Zone: Ecology and Oceanography in the Gulf of Mexico


Aref, Amjad 

Professor
Department of Civil, Structural & Environmental Engineering
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
aaref@buffalo.edu
Subject: Engineering

So, What is it that Engineers Do, Anyway?


Armstrong, Norris 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602
narmstro@uga.edu
Subject: Biology

Agony and Ecstasy: A Case Study on Cell Membrane Structure and Function

Baby Doe v. The Prenatal Clinic: When Cell Division Goes Awry

Decoding the Flu

The Case of the Druid Dracula: Clicker Case Version


Aronova-Tiuntseva , Yelena 

Former Student
Department of Biological Sciences
University at Buffalo


Hemophilia: The 'Royal Disease'


August, Stephanie E. 

Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, California 90045-2659
saugust@lmu.edu
Subject: Computer Science

The "Living" Room: A Case Study in Artificial Intelligence, Collaborative Systems, and Language Understanding


Augusto, Kerri W. 

Professor of Psychology
Teacher Education and Family Studies
Becker College
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
kerri.augusto@becker.edu
Subject: Psychology

Josie: An Interdisciplinary Case Study of Madness


Austin, Lynn 

Associate Professor
Allied Health
Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
lynn.austin@wku.edu
Subject: Dental Medicine

Needles and Pins: A Case Study in the Management of Occupational Percutaneous Exposure


Badurek, Christopher A. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Geography and Planning
Appalachian State University
Boone, North Carolina 28608
badurekca@appstate.edu
Subject: Geography

Snowboarding in New York State: A GIS Case Study


Bailey, Christopher T.  

Professor of Chemistry
Division of Natural and Mathematical Sciences
Wells College
Aurora, New York 13026
cbailey@wells.edu
Subject: Chemistry

The Chemistry of Cooley's Anemia

Thinking Inside the Box


Balschweid, Mark 

Professor
Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communication
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska 68588
mbalschweid2@unl.edu
Subject: Agricultural Education

Certified Cultured Beef: Raising Beef Without the Cow?


Barger, Nichole N. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of Colorado
Boulder, Colorado 80309
nichole.barger@colorado.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Impacts of Climate Change on Pinyon Pine Cone Production


Barley, Erin 

Lecturer
Department of Biological Sciences
Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6 Canada
ebarley@sfu.ca
Subject: Biology

A Deadly Passion: Sexual Cannibalism in the Australian Redback Spider

A Tale of Three Lice: A Case Study on Phylogeny, Speciation, and Hominin Evolution


Baum, Karina J. 

Assistant Professor
Division of Natural Science / College of General Studies
Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts 02215
karibaum@bu.edu
Subject: Water Quality / Water Resources

The Wealth of Water: The Value of an Essential Resource


Baumgartner, Laura J. 

Department of Biology
University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, Minnesota 55108


The Case of the Sexually Arrested Orangutans


Behrens, Susan 

Professor
Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders
Marymount Manhattan College
New York, New York 10021
sbehrens@mmm.edu
Subject: Communication Sciences

Emily and Dr. Haskins: Classroom Expectations, Pragmatics, and Clinical Acumen

What is Native Fluency?: The Ambiguous Nature of Bilingualism and Its Ramifications for Writing Instruction


Bennett, John S. 

Elder Law Attorney / Patient Advocate
Patient Communication Advocates, LLC
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226
jsbennett22@gmail.com
Subject: Biology

A Case Study Involving Influenza and the Influenza Vaccine


Benson, Kari E. 

Professor of Biology and Environmental Science
Biology Department
Lynchburg College
Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
benson@lynchburg.edu
Subject: Biology

My Brother's Keeper: A Case Study in Evolutionary Biology and Animal Behavior


Bergman, Scott J. 

Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Southern Illinois University
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-2000
scbergm@siue.edu
Subject: Pharmacy

Sarah's Sickness: The Diagnosis and Treatment of an Infectious Disease


Bieron, Joseph 

Professor Emeritus
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Canisius College
Buffalo, New York 14208
bieron@canisius.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Avogadro Goes to Court

To Spray or Not to Spray: A Debate Over Malaria and DDT


Bisantz, Ann 

Associate Professor
Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
bisantz@buffalo.edu
Subject: Engineering

So, What is it that Engineers Do, Anyway?


Bixler, Andrea 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Clarke University
Dubuque, Iowa 52001
andrea.bixler@clarke.edu
Subject: Biology / Environmental Science / Ecology

Do Corridors Have Value in Conservation?


Black, Allison 

Undergraduate Student
Life Sciences
Quest University Canada
Squamish, BC, Canada, V8B 0N8

Subject: Biology

Hunting the Ebola Reservoir Host


Bledsoe, Karen E. 

Instructor
Biology Department
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, Oregon 97361
bledsoek@wou.edu
Subject: Biology

Atkins or Fadkins?


Bode, Claudia 

Assistant Director
Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis
University of Kansas
Lawrenceville, Kansas 66047
bode@ku.edu
Subject: Biology/Engineering

A Rigorous Investigation: The Relationships Between Cellular Respiration, Muscle Contraction, and Rigor Mortis

Rated MPG for Confusion: Using Gas Mileage to Learn Graphing and Data Analysis Skills


Bohlscheid, Jeffri C. 

Science & Technology Manager
Food Group Technical Center
J. R. Simplot
Caldwell, Idaho 83605
jeff.bohlscheid@simplot.com
Subject: Food Science

Is High Fructose Corn Syrup Bad for the Apple Industry?

The Case of the Missing Bees: High Fructose Corn Syrup and Colony Collapse Disorder


Boje, Kathleen 

Associate Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14214
boje@buffalo.edu
Subject: Pharmacy / Pharmacology

Are You Blue? What Can You Do?: A Case Study on Treatment Options for Depression


Bolognese, Jennifer 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


The Soccer Mom: A Case Study on the Nervous System

The Soccer Mom: Hebrew Translation


Bomar, Charles R. 

Professor
Biology Department
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, Wisconsin 54751
bomarc@uwstout.edu
Subject: Biology

But It's Just a Bottle of Water

The Rocky Mountain Locust: Extinction and the American Experience


Bonney, Kevin M. 

Assistant Professor
Liberal Studies, Faculty of Arts and Sciences
New York University
New YOrk, New York 10012
kevin.bonney@nyu.edu
Subject: Biology

African Illness: A Case of Parasites?

Bonding with the Tutor: How to Stick Together in Chemistry

From Gummy Bears to Celery Stalks: Diffusion and Osmosis

Sick on a South American Sugarcane Plantation


Boose, David L. 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Gonzaga University
Spokane, Washington 99258
boose@gonzaga.edu

A Green Light for CFLs?


Borsari, Bruno 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Winona State University
Winona, Minnesota 55987
bborsari@winona.edu
Subject: Biology

But I'm Too Young!: A Case Study of Ovarian Cancer

Prairie Garden of Troubles

The Ecological Footprint Dilemma

When Wilma Met Fred: A Human Evolution Case


Boury, Nancy M. 

Senior Lecturer
Department of Animal Science
Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa 50011-3211
nan1@iastate.edu
Subject: Animal Science

Monday on the Metabolic Ward: Adventures in Glycolysis

Murder or Medical Mishap?: Death on the Metabolic Ward

The Curious Case of the Carbon Copy Kitty

You Poured it Where?: A Case Study in Invasive Species


Bowman, Frank 

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202-7101
frank.bowman@und.edu
Subject: Engineering

A Tale of Two Houses: A Case Study in Heat Transfer


Box, Melinda 

Instructor of Chemistry
Department of Natural Sciences
Wake Technical Community College
Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
mcbox@waketech.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Gas Cylinders and Safety: A Case Study in Chemistry


Boyce, Sheri L. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Messiah College
Grantham, Pennsylvania 17027
sboyce@messiah.edu
Subject: Anatomy/Physiology

Escape from Planet Soma: Mastering the Physiological Principles of Neuronal Signaling

It's Just Stress, Right?: A Case Study on the Endocrine System

What Killed Leah Miller: Abuse or Natural Causes?


Boyd, Adam M. 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
St. Mary’s City, Maryland 20686


Burning Down the House: A Case Study in Forensic Instrumental Analysis


Branlund, Joy M. 

Associate Professor of Earth Science
Department of Physical Science
Southwestern Illinois College
Granite City, Illinois 62040
Joy.Branlund@swic.edu
Subject: Earth Sciences

A Question of Responsibility: Whose Asbestos Caused Her Lung Disease?


Brickman, Peggy 

Professor
Department of Plant Biology
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602
brickman@uga.edu
Subject: Biology

Bloodline: A Human Genetics Case

FOXP2 and Speech: A Gene Expression Case

Make a Life to Save a Life

Rough Games and the Brain: The Structure and Function of Proteins

Sweet Indigestion: A Directed Case Study on Carbohydrates

Take Two and Call Me in the Morning: A Case Study in Cell Structure and Function

The Case of the Druid Dracula

The Case of the Druid Dracula: Clicker Case Version


Brooke, Stephanie L. 

Professor
Psychology Department
University of Phoenix
stephanielbrooke@aol.com
Subject: Psychology

Case of Maria: A Cross-Cultural Study of the Therapeutic Relationship


Brown, Kathleen G. 

Student
Nursing/Massage Therapy
CUNY Queensborough Community College
Bayside, New York 11364
kcapogrosso36@tigermail.qcc.cuny.edu
Subject: Nursing and Massage Therapy

Wearing on Her Nerves: Exploring the Interrelation between the Nervous and Muscular Systems


Bruce, Alease S. 

Professor
Department of Clinical Laboratory & Nutritional Sciences
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Lowell, Massachusetts 01854
Alease_Bruce@uml.edu
Subject: Health Professions

Dem Bones: Forensic Resurrection of a Skeleton


Brunskill, Jeffrey C. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Geography and Geosciences
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 17815
jbrunski@bloomu.edu
Subject: Geography

Snowboarding in New York State: A GIS Case Study


Buchner, John 

Lecturer
Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742
jbuchner@umd.edu

Cow of the Future: Genetically Engineering a Microbe to Reduce Bovine Methane Emissions


Burdett, Barbra 

Biology, Anthropology
Lincoln College
Lincoln, Illinois 62656
bburdett@lincolncollege.edu
Subject: Physical Anthropology

Is Guaiacum Sanctum Effective Against Arthritis?: An Ethnobotany Case


Burris, Scott H. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural Education and Communications
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas 79409
scott.burris@ttu.edu
Subject: Agricultural Science/Forestry

Pesticides: Can We Do Without Them?


Byrd, Jeffrey J. 

Professor
Biology Department
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
St. Mary’s City, Maryland 20686
jjbyrd@smcm.edu
Subject: Biology

Chickens and Humans and Pigs, Oh My!: A Case Study About Influenza

Hidden in Plain Sight: Immune Evasion by Herpes Simplex-1 Virus

Retro Goes Modern: The Evolution and Evasive Maneuvers of HIV


Byrne, Loren B. 

Assistant Professor of Biology
Department of Biology, Marine Biology, and Environmental Science
Roger Williams University
Bristol, Rhode Island 02809
lbyrne@rwu.edu
Subject: Biology / Environmental Science

Complexity in Conservation: The Legal and Ethical Case of a Bird-Eating Cat and its Human Killer


Camill, Philip 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Bowdoin College
Brunswick, Maine 04011
pcamill@bowdoin.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environmental Science

The Deforestation of the Amazon: A Case Study in Understanding Ecosystems and Their Value


Caplow, Susan C. 

PhD Candidate
Carolina Population Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516
scaplow@email.unc.edu

Community-Based Management and Conservation in Africa: Trade-Offs and Synergies in Land-Use Decisions in Local Villages


Cappaert, Thomas A. 

Associate Professor
Department of Physical Education and Sport
Central Michigan University
Mt. Pleasant, Michigan 48859
cappa1ta@cmich.edu
Subject: Physical Education/Athletic Training

Brain vs. Spinal Cord: A Directed Case Study in CNS Injury

Left Out in the Cold: A Case Study in Thermoregulation


Carloye, Lisa 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Elon University
Elon, North Carolina 27244
carloye@elon.edu
Subject: Biology

Conversations with Fireflies: A Case Study of Mimicry and Defense


Carnell, Ronald L. 

Student
Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
University of Washington Bothell
Bothell, Washington 98011


Global Climate Change: What Does it Look Like?


Carozza, Linda 

Assistant Professor
Communication Science and Disorders
St. John's University
Staten Island, New York 10301
carozzal@stjohns.edu
Subject: Communication Sciences

Emily and Dr. Haskins: Classroom Expectations, Pragmatics, and Clinical Acumen


Carris, Lori M. 

Associate Professor
Department of Plant Pathology
Washington State University
Pullman, Washington 99164-6430
carris@wsu.edu
Subject: Plant Science / Plant Pathology / Biology

Banana Split: To Eat or Not to Eat


Carroll, Margaret A. 

Professor
Department of Biology
Framingham State College
Framingham, Massachusetts 01701
mcarroll@framingham.edu
Subject: Biology

The Effects of Coyote Removal in Texas: A Case Study in Conservation Biology


Cartwright, Alexander 

Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260

Subject: Engineering

So, What is it that Engineers Do, Anyway?


Casem, Merri Lynn 

Professor
Department of Biological Science
California State University Fullerton
Fullerton, California 92834-6850
mcasem@fullerton.edu
Subject: Biology

Nanobacteria: Are They or Aren't They Alive?


Casotti, Giovanni 

Professor
Department of Biology
West Chester University
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383
gcasotti@wcupa.edu
Subject: Biology

Lost? Ask a Turtle: Navigation and Migration in Loggerheads

The Deep: The Physiology of Decompression Sickness


Casper, Anne M. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Eastern Michigan University
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197
anne.casper@emich.edu
Subject: Biology

Colon Cancer: A Case of Genetic Bad Luck?


Catney, Christine M. 

Clinical Assistant Professor
College of Pharmacy
University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa 52242
christine-catney@uiowa.edu
Subject: Pharmacy

Discovering Long-Term Care Pharmacy Practice: A PBL Case for Pharmacy Students

The Case of Ruth James: A Woman in Excellent Health


Chamany, Katayoun 

Associate Professor
Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Eugene Lang College/ New School University
New York, New York 10011
chamanyk@newschool.edu
Subject: Biology

MDR Tuberculosis: A Case Study for Non-Science Majors Focused on Social Justice Issues


Chambers, Karen 

Associate Professor of Psychology
Department of Psychology & Communicative Disorders
Saint Mary’s College
Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
kchambers@saintmarys.edu
Subject: Psychology

A Case of Mistaken Memory?: The Psychology of Eyewitness Memory


Chaplin, Susan B. 

Professor
Department of Biology
University of St. Thomas
St Paul, Minnesota 55105
sbchaplin@stthomas.edu
Subject: Anatomy/Physiology

Girl Pulled Alive from Ruins, 15 Days after Earthquake

The Case of the Sexually Arrested Orangutans


Chapman, Elaine S. 

Professor
Department of Biology
Illinois College
Jacksonville, Illinois 62650
chapman@ic.edu
Subject: Biology

A Spill at Parsenn Bowl: Knee Injury and Recovery


Charles, Joni Seaton James 

Associate Professor of Economics
Department of Finance and Economics
Texas State University
San Marcos, Texas 78666
jc18@txstate.edu
Subject: Economics

To Be or Not To Be a Golf Course in Wimberley?


Cheeptham, Naowarat (Ann) 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Thompson Rivers University
Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
ncheeptham@tru.ca
Subject: Biology

Murder by HIV? Grades 5-8 Edition

Murder by HIV? Grades 9-12 Edition

Murder by HIV? Undergraduate Edition


Chen, Kuei-Chiu 

Director, Instructional Laboratories
Senior Lecturer, Premedical Program
Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar
Doha, Qatar
kuc2005@qatar-med.cornell.edu

King Tut's Family Secrets


Chen, Ling 

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Science Department
Borough of Manhattan Community College / City University of New York
New York, New York 10007
lchen@bmcc.cuny.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Cooking Under Pressure: Applying the Ideal Gas Law in the Kitchen

Dust to Dust: The Carbon Cycle

Fat Facts: Comparing the Structure and Function of Lipids

Sweet Truth: Not All Carbohydrates Are Alike

The Secret of Popcorn Popping: Water Power at the Cellular Level


Cheng, Christopher J. 

Graduate Student
Department of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, North Carolina 27695


Packing Pickles: Picking and Performing a Statistical Test


Chen-Izu, Ye 

Assistant Professor
Departments of Pharmacology, Biomedical Engineering, and Medicine
University of California Davis
Davis, California 95616
ychenizu@ucdavis.edu
Subject: Medicine

How a Cancer Trial Ended in Betrayal


Chess, Barry 

Professor
Natural Sciences Division
Pasadena City College
Pasadena, California 91106
bxchess@pasadena.edu
Subject: Biology

In Sickness and in Health: A Trip to the Genetic Counselor


Cheville, Alan 

Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
Bucknell University
Lewisburg, PA 17837
alan.cheville@bucknell.edu
Subject: Engineering

A Classic Case of Serial Murder: Forensics Meets Photonics

An Electrical Storm on the Horizon: Can Technology Stimulate Reasoned Debate on Waste Containment

The Zoom Lens: A Case Study in Geometrical Optics


Chitester, Betty Jo 

Assistant Professor
Chemistry Department
Gannon University
Erie, Pennsylvania 16541
chitester@gannon.edu

Oh, What a Difference a Carbon Can Make!


Chowning, Jeanne Ting 

Associate Executive Director
Rainer Scholars
Seattle, Washington 98144-4646
jchowning@rainerscholars.org
Subject: Biology

Pharmacogenetics: Using Genetics to Treat Disease


Clark, Elizabeth 

Department of Biology
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, Missouri 63130


Counting Sheep: Bighorn Sheep and Mountain Lions in the American West


Cliff, William H. 

Professor
Department of Biology
Niagara University
Lewiston, New York 14019
bcliff@niagara.edu
Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

A Friend in Need is a Friend Indeed: A Case Study on Human Respiratory Physiology

One Headache After Another: Biochemistry Edition

One Headache After Another: Physiology Edition


Cobos, Paula 

Undergraduate Student
School of Natural Sciences / Biological Sciences
Kean University
Union, New Jersey 07083

Subject: Biology

Diagnosis of a Congenital Disorder


Cobourn, Kelly M. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
kellyc13@vt.edu
Subject: Environment

Of Silt and Ancient Voices: Water and the Zuni Land and People


Coffelt , Ashley 

Department of Chemistry
Missouri State University
Springfield, Missouri 65897


Would You Supersize My Cancer, Please?: A Case Study Exploring Chemicals in the News


Coker, Jeffrey Scott 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Elon University
Elon, North Carolina 27244
jcoker@elon.edu
Subject: Biology

The Story of Dinosaur Evolution


Collins, Parks 

Instructor
Natural Science
Mitchell Community College
Statesville, North Carolina 28677
pcollins@mitchellcc.edu
Subject: Biology

The Return of Canis lupus?


Colosi, Joseph C. 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
DeSales University
Center Valley, Pennsylvania 18034
jcc0@desales.edu
Subject: Biology

Genetic Testing and Breast Cancer: Is a Little Knowledge a Dangerous Thing?


Colyer, Christa 

Professor and Chair
Department of Chemistry
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27109
colyercl@wfu.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Childbed Fever: A Nineteenth-Century Mystery

The Van Deemter Equation: A Three-Act Play


Combs, Jr, Gerald F. 

Professor Emeritus
Division of Nutritional Sciences
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York 14850
gfc2@cornell.edu
Subject: Nutrition

All That Glitters May Not Be Gold: A Troublesome Case of Transgenic Rice


Connor, Jane Marantz 

Associate Professor of Human Development Emeritus
Psychology Department
Binghamton University
Binghamton, New York 13902
jconnor@binghamton.edu
Subject: Psychology

Studying Racial Bias: Too Hot to Handle?


Constible, Juanita 

Technical Analyst
Coastal Louisiana Program
National Wildlife Federation
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
bufohemiophrys@hotmail.com
Subject: Ecology / Environment

AH-CHOO!: A Case Study on Climate Change and Allergies


Cook, Jonathan 

Chemistry Department
Cuyamaca College
El Cajon, California 92019

Subject: Chemistry

Get the Lead Out!: An Interdisciplinary Case Study


Coomes, Jacqueline 

Associate Professor of Mathematics Education
Department of Mathematics
Eastern Washington University
Cheney, Washington 99004
jcoomes@ewu.edu

Mathematically Modeling Aircraft Fuel Consumption


Cornely, Kathleen A. 

Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Providence College
Providence, Rhode Island 02918
kcornely@providence.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Biological Terrorism: The Anthrax Scare of 2001


Coronel, Misti 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


The Soccer Mom: A Case Study on the Nervous System

The Soccer Mom: Hebrew Translation


Cowlishaw, Richard 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Southwestern College
Winfield, Kansas 67156
Richard.Cowlishaw@sckans.edu
Subject: Biology

The Art of a Deal: A Kyoto Protocol Simulation


Coy, Jason 

Associate Professor
History Department
College of Charleston
Charleston, South Carolina 29424
coyj@cofc.edu
Subject: History

The Art of a Deal: A Kyoto Protocol Simulation


Cozine, Cassy L. 

Assistant Professor of Biology
Department of Natural Sciences & Mathematics
University of St. Mary
Leavenworth, Kansas 66048
cozine44@stmary.edu
Subject: Biology

When Good Antibodies Go Bad


Creaco, Anthony J. 

Associate Professor
Department of Science
Borough of Manhattan Community College / City University of New York
New York, New York 10007
acreaco@bmcc.cuny.edu
Subject: Physics

Applying Newton’s Third Law of Motion in the Gravitron Ride


Cronin, Stephen R. 

Professor
Department of Biology and Chemistry
Ave Maria University
Ave Maria, Florida 34142-9505
stephen.cronin@avemaria.edu
Subject: Biology

You Are Not the Mother of Your Children


Davis, Cheryl D. 

Professor
Department of Biology
Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
cheryl.davis@wku.edu
Subject: Biology

Another Can of Bull?: Do Energy Drinks Really Provide a Source of Energy?


Davis, Pamela 



Endangered? The St. Croix River: A Case Study in Water Stewardship


Davis, Thomas A. 

Professor of Biology
Division of Molecular and Life Sciences
Loras College
Dubuque, Iowa 52004-0178
tom.davis@loras.edu
Subject: Biology / Anatomy / Physiology

Living Downstream: Atrazine and Coliform Bacteria Effects on Water Quality - A Debate Case

Oak Clearcutting: To Cut or Not to Cut


De Souza-Hart, Janet A. 

Assistant Professor of Biology
School of Arts & Sciences
MCPHS University
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
janet.hart@mcphs.edu

A Family in Need: In-Class Case Study on Cancer Genetics

A Family in Need: Internet-Enhanced Case Study on Cancer Genetics

Drug Wars: An Epic Tale of Asthma and Bacterial Pneumonia


Dean, David F. 

Professor
Department of Biology
Spring Hill College
Mobile, Alabama 36608
ddean@shc.edu
Subject: Anatomy/Physiology

A Case of a Pheochromocytoma

A Case of Acute Pancreatitis

A Case of Cerebrovascular Accident

A Case of Diabetes Insipidus

A Case of Iron Deficiency Anemia

A Case of Neurocardiogenic Syncope

A Case of Pharyngitis

A Case of Seasonal Affective Disorder

A Case of Spinal Cord Injury

A Case of Thrombocytopenia

A Case of X-linked Agammaglobulinemia


Debbie, Dorothy P. 

Senior Lecturer
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, New York 14853-6401
dpd22@cornell.edu
Subject: Microbiology

Danielle's Difficulty: Risks, Treatments, and Prevention of Clostridium difficile


Dechaine, Jennifer M. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences / Department of Science Education
Central Washington University
Ellensburg, Washington 98926
dechaine@cwu.edu
Subject: Biology

No Bats in the Belfry: The Origin of White-Nose Syndrome in Little Brown Bats


Deel, Sarah 

Lecturer
Department of Biology
Carleton College
Northfield, Minnesota 55057
sdeel@carleton.edu
Subject: Biology

SNPs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails, and That's What People Are Made Of: A Case Study on Genome Privacy


Del Federico, Eleonora 

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Department of Mathematics and Science
Pratt Institute
Brooklyn, New York 11205
edelfede@pratt.edu
Subject: Chemistry

As Light Meets Matter: Art Under Scrutiny


DeMarco, Stephanie 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


Taking It on the Chin: A Case Study on the Nervous System


DeSanto, Lynn B. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Science
Lackawanna College
Scranton, Pennsylvania 18509
desantol@lackawanna.edu
Subject: Microbiology / Biology

Return of the Whoop!: The Resurgence of Pertussis


DeSimone, Susan M. 

Associate in Science Instruction in Biology
Biology Department
Middlebury College
Middlebury, Vermont 05753
sdesimon@middlebury.edu
Subject: Biology

Wrestling with Weight Loss: The Dangers of a Weight-Loss Drug


Dewprashad, Brahmadeo 

Professor
Department of Science
Borough of Manhattan Community College / City University of New York
New York, New York 10007
bdewprashad@bmcc.cuny.edu
Subject: Chemistry

A Case of Medication Error: Conversion Factors in Clinical Calculations

A Case of Respiratory Distress

A Light Lunch?: A Case in Calorie Counting

Cats Have Nine Lives, But Only One Liver: The Effects of Acetaminophen

The Chemistry of Cocaine

The Chemistry of Curcumin: The Health-Promoting Ingredient in Tumeric


Dhar, Preeti 

Associate Professor
Chemistry Department
SUNY New Paltz
New Paltz, New York 12561-2443
dharp@newpaltz.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Thiamin Deficiency: A Directed Case Study


Diener, Lynn 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
Mount Mary College
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53222
dienerl@mtmary.edu
Subject: Biology

Katrina's Troubled Waters: The Rescue Worker's Dilemma

My Dog is Broken!: A Case Study in Cell Signaling

The Hunger Pains: Ghrelin, Weight Loss, and Maintenance


Dinan, Frank J. 

Professor of Organic Chemistry
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Canisius College
Buffalo, New York 14208
dinan@canisius.edu
Subject: Chemistry

An Adventure in Stereochemistry: Alice in Mirror Image Land

Avogadro Goes to Court

Bilirubin: E-/Z-, But Not Easy

Ethanol or Biodiesel?: A Systems Analysis Decision

Kermit to Kermette?: Does the Herbicide Atrazine Feminize Male Frogs?

Mystery in Alaska: Why Have All the Sea Lions Gone?

The Case of the Missing Bees: High Fructose Corn Syrup and Colony Collapse Disorder

To Spray or Not to Spray: A Debate Over Malaria and DDT


Diver, Steven T. 

Professor
Chemistry Department
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
diver@buffalo.edu
Subject: Chemistry

As Light Meets Matter: Art Under Scrutiny


Doyle, Ryan 

Former Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Villanova College
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


Facing the Pain: An Interrupted Case Study in Physiology


Dubowsky, Sondra A. 

Associate Professor of Biology
Biology Department
McLennan Community College
Waco, Texas 76708
sdubowsky@mclennan.edu
Subject: Biology

Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of an Autoimmune Response


Dudek, Jessica 

Assistant Administrative Director
University Honors College
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
jdudek@buffalo.edu

A Word to the Wise: Advising Freshmen


Dunn, Dana S. 

Professor
Psychology Department
Moravian College
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018
dunn@moravian.edu
Subject: Psychology

A Social-Cognitive Exploration of Reactions to Leiby Kletzky's Abduction and Homicide


DuRei, Kristie 

Honors Student
Political Science Department
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260


The Medicinal Use of Marijuana: An Intimate Debate Case


Duwan, Emily 

Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


Lee Family Problems: The Yin and Yang of Membrane Physiology


Eichler, Jack F. 

Assistant Professor of Teaching
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, California 92506
jack.eichler@ucr.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Corn Ethanol: Using Corn to Make Fuel?

History of the Atom: From Atomism to the Nuclear Model

Hydrogen Powered Cars: The Wave of the Future?

Liquid Coal: Producing Liquid Fuel from Non-Petroleum Sources

Using Oceans to Fight Global Warming?


Ellerton, Sharon S. 

Associate Professor
Biological Sciences and Geology
CUNY Queensborough Community College
Bayside, New York 11364
sellerton@qcc.cuny.edu

Wearing on Her Nerves: Exploring the Interrelation between the Nervous and Muscular Systems


Elliott, Samantha L. 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
St. Mary’s City, Maryland 20686
slelliott@smcm.edu
Subject: Biology

Chickens and Humans and Pigs, Oh My!: A Case Study About Influenza

Hidden in Plain Sight: Immune Evasion by Herpes Simplex-1 Virus

Retro Goes Modern: The Evolution and Evasive Maneuvers of HIV


Engelen-Eigles, Deborah 

Faculty
Department of Sociology / Women and Gender Studies
Century College
White Bear Lake, Minnesota 55110
debbie.engelen@century.edu
Subject: Sociology

Family, Culture, Medicine: A Problem-Based Learning Case

To Be Who I Am: An Issues Case on Identity and the Body


Eno, Dustin J. 

Undergraduate Student
Life Sciences
Quest University Canada
Squamish, British Columbia, Canada, V8B 0N8

Subject: Biology

An Infectious Cure


Evans, David L. 

Professor
Biology Department
Pennsylvania College of Technology
Williamsport, Pennsylvania 17701
devans@pct.edu
Subject: Anatomy/Physiology

Lost in the Desert!

Lost in the Desert! Hebrew Translation


Evarts, Susan 

Horticulturalist
Horticulture
Minnesota Zoological Gardens
Apple Valley, MN
sievarts@gmail.com
Subject: Biology

I'm Looking Over a White-Striped Clover: A Natural Selection Case


Fairchild, G. Winfield 

Professor
Department of Biology
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
West Chester, Pennsylavnia 19383
wfairchild@wcupa.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Global Climate Change: Evidence and Causes


Falk, Morgan 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


The Tired Swimmer: A Case Study on the Nervous System


Feenstra, Jennifer 

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Northwestern College
Orange City, Iowa 51041
jfeenstr@nwciowa.edu
Subject: Psychology

Joe Joins the Circus (or Elephant Love): A Case Study in Learning Theory

The Great Parking Debate: A Research Methods Case Study


Field, Patrick R. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Kean University
Union, New Jersey 07003
pfield@cougar.kean.edu
Subject: Biology

Brain vs. Spinal Cord: A Directed Case Study in CNS Injury

Coffee and Cigarettes: Second-Hand Smoke and Smoke-Free Laws

Diagnosis of a Congenital Disorder

Under the Knife and Completely Aware: A Case of Intraoperative Awareness


Finer, Kim R. 

Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Kent State University at Stark
Canton, Ohio 44720
kfiner@stark.kent.edu
Subject: Biology

Sunny Skies and a Lurking Microbe

The Lady of Charleston?: A Case of Wrongful Gender Assignment?


Flaherty, Elizabeth A. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Forestry and Natural Resources
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907
eflaher@purdue.edu
Subject: Natural Resources / Ecology

A Curious Mission: An Analysis of Martian Molecules


Flanagan, Kyla 

Instructor
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta Canada
kmflanag@ucalgary.ca
Subject: Biology

Caribou Conservation Conundrum

Ecology of Individuals: Using Game Theory to Understand Animal Behavior

Zombie Attack!: An Introduction to Quantitative Modeling


Fleet, Christine M. 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
Emory & Henry College
Emory, Virginia 24327
cfleet@ehc.edu
Subject: Biology

The Physiology of a Neurodegenerative Disease: Huntington's Disease


Foley, Michael L. 

Undergraduate Student
Life Sciences
Quest University Canada
Squamish, British Columbia, Canada


The Modern Caveman’s Dilemma: Who Should Eat the Paleo Diet?


Ford, Dayton J. 

Associate Professor of Biology
Pharmaceutical Sciences
St. Louis College of Pharmacy
St. Louis, Missouri 63110
dford@stlcop.edu
Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

Football Fanaticism

Woe to That Child: A Case of Cystic Fibrosis


Ford, Rosemary H. 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Washington College
Chestertown, Maryland 21620
rford2@washcoll.edu
Subject: Biology

Poison Ivy: Taking the Itch Out of the Rash


Ford, Thomas E. 

Professor
Psychology Department
Western Carolina University
Cullowhee, North Carolina 28723
tford@email.wcu.edu
Subject: Psychology

Exploring Unintentional Racism: The Case of Tim Hanks

Stereotype Threat and Recommendations for Overcoming It: A Teaching Case Study


Fortier, Gary M. 

Associate Professor of Animal Science
Department of Animal Biotechnology and Conservation
Delaware Valley College
Doylestown, Pennsylvania 18901
gary.fortier@delval.edu
Subject: Animal Science

Rabbit Calicivirus Disease - Magic Bullet or Pandora's Box?: A Case Study on Biological Controls

The Wolf, the Moose, and the Fir Tree: A Case Study of Trophic Interactions


Fourtner, Ann W. 

Science Writer
Buffalo, New York


A Search for the Right Answer: Fetal Tissue Research and Parkinson's Disease

Bad Blood: A Case Study of the Tuskegee Syphilis Project


Fourtner, Charles R. 

Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
fourtner@buffalo.edu
Subject: Biology

A Search for the Right Answer: Fetal Tissue Research and Parkinson's Disease

Bad Blood: A Case Study of the Tuskegee Syphilis Project


Fowler-Finn, MeghanMarie 

Management Analyst
Division of Student Transportation
Office of the State Superintendent of Education
Washington, DC 20002
meghanmarie.fowler-finn@dc.gov

The Klamath Basin Water Crisis: Water Supply and Demand


Fraga, Dean 

Professor
Department of Biology
The College of Wooster
Wooster, Ohio 44691
dfraga@wooster.edu
Subject: Biology

Not Exactly...: The Complexity of a Human Genetic Disease


Fredstrom, Susan 

Assistant Professor
Department of Family Consumer Science
Minnesota State University
Mankato, Minnesota 56001
susan.fredstrom@mnsu.edu
Subject: Nutrition

Energy Up, Weight Down?: Finding Nutrition Information


Gal, Susannah 

Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Binghamton University
Binghamton, New York 13902-6000
sgal@binghamton.edu
Subject: Biology

A Recipe for Invention: Scientist (and Engineer) Biographies

A Right to Her Genes


Galatowitsch, Susan M. 

Professor of Restoration Ecology
Water Resources Program
University of Minnesota
St. Paul, Minnesota 55108
galat001@umn.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

On a Wing and a Prayer: A Wetland Mitigation Dilemma


Galbraith, Anne 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
galbrait.anne@uwlax.edu
Subject: Biology

Not an Old Person's Disease

Sometimes It Is All in the Genes


Gallucci, Kathy 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Elon University
Elon, North Carolina 27244
gallucci@elon.edu
Subject: Biology

Prayer Study: Science or Not?


Gangemi, Gabrielle 

Former Undergraduate Student
Department of Biological Sciences
Kean University
Union, New Jersey 07083

Subject: Biology

Under the Knife and Completely Aware: A Case of Intraoperative Awareness


Gaughan, Andrea E. 

Assistant Professor
Geography and Geosciences
University of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky 40292
ae.gaughan@louisville.edu
Subject: Geography / Geology

Community-Based Management and Conservation in Africa: Trade-Offs and Synergies in Land-Use Decisions in Local Villages


Gazdik, Michaela A. 

Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology
Biology Department
Ferrum College
Ferrum, Virginia 24151
mgazdik@ferrum.edu
Subject: Molecular Biology

The Mystery of the Seven Deaths: A Case Study in Cellular Respiration


Gibber, Judith R. 

Lecturer
Biological Sciences
Columbia University
New York, New York 10027
jrg43@columbia.edu

Gender: In the Genes or in the Jeans?: A Case Study on Sexual Differentiation


Gibson, J. Phil 

Associate Professor
Departments of Zoology, Botany, and Microbiology
University of Oklahoma
Norman, Oklahoma 73019
jpgibson@ou.edu
Subject: Biology

Breeding Belyaev's Pets: Domestication, Evolution, and the Farm-Fox Experiment

Exaggerated Traits and Breeding Success in Widowbirds: A Case of Sexual Selection and Evolution

Reproductive Isolation in Columbines


Gildensoph, Lynne H. 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
St. Catherine University
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101
lhgildensoph@stkate.edu
Subject: Biology

Living With Her Genes: Early Onset Familial Alzheimer's Disease


Ginn, Sherry 

Instructor of Psychology
Program in Social Sciences
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
Concord, North Carolina 28027
sherry.ginn@rccc.edu
Subject: Psychology

A Rush to Judgment?: A Case of Research Ethics and Design


Gleue, Alan 

High School Teacher
Science (Physics)
Lawrence High School
Lawrence, Kansas 66045
agleue@usd497.org
Subject: Physics

Rated MPG for Confusion: Using Gas Mileage to Learn Graphing and Data Analysis Skills


Goleman, Martha Jane 

Associate Professor
Pediatrics
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, Ohio 43210
jane.goleman@nationwidechildrens.org
Subject: Pediatrics / Medicine

Spirituality and Health Care: A Request for Prayer


Goulet, Tamar L. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of Mississippi
University, Mississippi 38677
tlgoulet@olemiss.edu
Subject: Biology

What Happened to 28 Days?: A Clicker Case About the Human Menstrual Cycle


Gow, Joan-Beth 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
Anna Maria College
Paxton, Massachusetts 01612
jgow@annamaria.edu
Subject: Biology

Josie: An Interdisciplinary Case Study of Madness

Salem's Secrets: A Case Study on Hypothesis Testing and Data Analysis


Grant, Mary Rose 

Assistant Professor
School for Professional Services
Saint Louis University
St. Louis, Missouri 63103
grantmr@slu.edu
Subject: Biology

Lewis and Clark Reloaded : The 3,041-Mile Bike Trail


Grant, Robert H. 

Associate Editor
Editorial Department
The Scientist
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106
info@the-scientist.com
Subject: Biology

A Strange Fish Indeed: The Discovery of a Living Fossil

The Coelacanth: An Odd Fish


Gray, Morgan 

PhD Student
Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California 94720
morgan.gray@berkeley.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

The Big Bad Wolf or Symbol of the American Wilderness?: Gray Wolf Reintroduction in Idaho


Green, Angela 

Department of Biological Sciences
Western Illinois University
Macomb, Illinois 64115


Is Guaiacum Sanctum Effective Against Arthritis?: An Ethnobotany Case


Greuling, Ruth Ann 

Office of the Provost
Northern New Mexico College
Espanola, New Mexico 87532


The Case of the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker: The Scientific Process and How it Relates to Everyday Life


Grimnes, Karin A. 

Professor of Biology
Biology Department
Alma College
Alma, Michigan 48801
grimnes@alma.edu
Subject: Biology

Hot and Bothered: A Case of Endocrine Disease

When Drug Sales and Science Collide


Gripka, Emily C. 

Student
Department of Natural Sciences & Mathematics
University of St. Mary
Leavenworth, Kansas 66048

Subject: Biology

When Good Antibodies Go Bad


Grise, David J. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Life Sciences
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi, Texas 78412
david.grise@tamucc.edu

PKU Carriers: How Many Are in Your Hometown?


Groenewoud, Rosalind H. 

Undergraduate Student
Life Sciences
Quest University Canada
Squamish, BC, Canada, V8B 0N8


The Molecular Origin of Life: Replication or Metabolism-First? Advanced Version

The Molecular Origin of Life: Replication or Metabolism-First? Introductory Version


Grorud, Kelley W. 

Associate Professor
Biological Sciences Department
Edgewood College
Madison, Wisconsin 53711
kgrorud@edgewood.edu
Subject: Biomechanics/ Anatomy / Physiology / Exercise Physiology

A Perfect Storm in the Operating Room: Anesthesia and Skeletal Muscle Contractions


Grossman, Robert W. 



A Collision of Two Worlds: A Critical Thinking Case Study for Abnormal Psychology

Are You Blue? What Can You Do?: A Case Study on Treatment Options for Depression

Exploring Unintentional Racism: The Case of Tim Hanks

Stereotype Threat and Recommendations for Overcoming It: A Teaching Case Study


Gruen, Ingolf 

Associate Professor
Department of Food Science
University of Missouri
Columbia, Missouri 65211
GruenI@missouri.edu
Subject: Food Science

Out of the Frying Pan and into the Grease Fire: A Case Study in Food Science


Hager, Lisa D. 

Associate Professor
Psychology Department
Spring Hill College
Mobile, Alabama 36608
lhager@shc.edu
Subject: Psychology

The Mozart Effect: A Psychological Research Methods Case


Hagley, Rodney 

Lecturer
Department of Biology and Marine Biology
University of North Carolina-Wilmington
Wilmington, North Carolina 28403-5915
hagleyr@uncw.edu
Subject: Biology

An End to Ulcers?: A Case Study in the Scientific Method


Hains, Bryan 

Assistant Professor of Agricultural Education
Department of Community and Leadership Development
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky 40546-0215
bryan.hains@uky.edu
Subject: Agricultural Science/Forestry

Certified Cultured Beef: Raising Beef Without the Cow?


Hains, Dawn 

Independent Educational Consultant


Certified Cultured Beef: Raising Beef Without the Cow?


Hammer, Janis 

Associate Director / Professor of Animal Science
Animal Science
Animal Behavior Institute
Durham, North Carolina 27705
support@animaledu.com
Subject: Animal Science

Is That Pill You're Taking Safe?: A Case Study About the Drug Development Process


Hammond, Paul A. 

Horticulture Department
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907


Seeds of Dissension: A Case Study in Patenting Genetic Material


Hannam, Kristina 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
SUNY Geneseo
Geneseo, New York 14454
hannam@geneseo.edu
Subject: Biology

An End to Ulcers?: A Case Study in the Scientific Method

Bad Fish, Bad Bird: Neurotoxin Poisoning from Fish and Fowl

Fishing for Answers in the Gulf of Mexico's Dead Zone

Who Set the Moose Loose?: Trophic Interactions in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem


Harden, Heather K.L. 

Undergraduate Student
Life Sciences
Quest University Canada
Squamish, British Columbia, Canada


The Modern Caveman’s Dilemma: Who Should Eat the Paleo Diet?


Harper, Elizabeth 

Adjunct Professor
Biology Department
Monmouth University
West Long Branch, New Jersey
eharper@monmouth.edu

Ellen's Choice: Can Alternative/Complementary Medicine Make a Difference?


Hartman, Joshua D. 

Graduate Student Assistant
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, California 92521

Subject: Chemistry

Corn Ethanol: Using Corn to Make Fuel?

Hydrogen Powered Cars: The Wave of the Future?

Liquid Coal: Producing Liquid Fuel from Non-Petroleum Sources

Using Oceans to Fight Global Warming?


Hartmann, Monica E. 

Associate Professor
Economics Department
University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, Minnesota 55105
mehartmann@stthomas.edu
Subject: Economics

Hyperinflation: What Zimbabwe Can Teach Us


Hatch, Wayne O. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Utah State University Eastern
Price, Utah 84501
wayne.hatch@usu.edu
Subject: Biology

Just a Spider Bite?: Antimicrobial Resistance and Susceptibility


Hausmann, Kristen N. 

Department of Biology
Coastal Carolina University
Conway, South Carolina 29528-6054
knwhitin@coastal.edu

Michael's Story: A Case Study in Autism


Hayes-Klosteridis, Jennifer 

Director
Student Success Program
University of Maryland School of Nursing
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
klosteridis@son.umaryland.edu
Subject: Medicine / Nursing

Bringing Back Baby Jason: To Clone or Not to Clone


Heck-Grillo, Wendy 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
North Carolina Central University
Durham, North Carolina 27707
wheck@nccu.edu
Subject: Biology

The Campus Coffee Shop: Caffeine Conundrums


Heidemann, Merle 

Academic Specialist
Department of Geological Sciences and Center for Integrative Studies - General Science
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
heidema2@msu.edu
Subject: Biology

A Can of Bull: Do Energy Drinks Really Provide a Source of Energy?

Joel E. Greengiant Learns About Peas: From Nucleotides to Selection

The Evolution of Color Vision in Monkeys: From Nucleotides to Ecology


Heinz, Cheryl A. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Benedictine University
Lisle, Illinois 60532
cheinz@ben.edu
Subject: Biology

Darwin's Finches and Natural Selection

Nutrient Cycles and Pollution, Lake Michigan Style


Helgesen, Rebecca 

Minnesota Pollution Control Agency


On a Clear Day You Can See Forever


Hendrix, Richard 

Associate Professor
Science Department
Borough of Manhattan Community College / City University of New York
New York, New York 10007
rhendrix@bmcc.cuny.edu

The Secret of Popcorn Popping: Water Power at the Cellular Level


Henninger, Ann 

Professor
Biology Department
Wartburg College
Waverly, Iowa 50677
ann.henninger@wartburg.edu
Subject: Anatomy/Physiology

A Healthy Retirement?


Herreid, Clyde Freeman 

Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
herreid@buffalo.edu
Subject: Biology

A Case of Cheating?

A Need for Needles - Acupuncture: Does it Really Work?

A Search for the Right Answer: Fetal Tissue Research and Parkinson's Disease

A Word to the Wise: Advising Freshmen

AIDS and the Duesberg Phenomenon

Amber's Secret

An Antipodal Mystery

And Now What, Ms. Ranger?: The Search for the Intelligent Designer

Andrea: The Death of a Diabetic

Bad Blood: A Case Study of the Tuskegee Syphilis Project

Equal Time for Intelligent Design?: An Intimate Debate Case

Extrasensory Perception: Pseudoscience?: A Battle at the Edge of Science

Hemophilia: The 'Royal Disease'

Life on Mars: A Dilemma Case in Planetary Geology

Little Mito: The Story of Where He Came From

Mendel Dreams: The Beginning of Genetics

Mom Always Liked You Best: Examining the Hypothesis of Parental Favoritism

Morgan: A Case of Diabetes

Of Mammoths and Men: A Case Study in Extinction

Paul Seymour, Assistant Professor: A Dilemma Case in Teaching

Seven Skeletons and a Mystery

Sex and Vaccination

The Case of the Dividing Cell: Mitosis and Meiosis in the Cellular Court

The Dating Game: A Case Study in Human Evolution

The Death of Baby Pierre: A Genetic Mystery

The Galapagos

The Medicinal Use of Marijuana: An Intimate Debate Case

The Petition: A Global Warming Case

Torn at the Genes: One Family's Debate Over Genetically Altered Plants

Wake-Up Call

Why Sex is Good


Herrera, Eric J. 

Student
Department of Chemistry
California State University, Sacramento
Sacramento, California 95819

Subject: Chemistry

Properties of Gases: A Case Study of the Bends


Heslin, Matthew 

Former Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Villanova College
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


Facing the Pain: An Interrupted Case Study in Physiology


Hester, Susan D. 

Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona 85721
sdhester@email.arizona.edu
Subject: Biology

Water Can Kill?: Exploring Effects of Osmosis


Hewlett, James A. 

Professor of Biology / Coordinator of Biotechnology
Science and Technology Department
Finger Lakes Community College
Canandaigua, New York 14424
hewletja@flcc.edu
Subject: Biology

A Bad Reaction: A Case Study in Immunology

Bad Fish: Cell and Molecular Biology Edition

Bad Fish: General Biology Edition

Bad Fish: Human Anatomy and Physiology Edition

Trouble in Paradise: A Case of Speciation


Hill, Brent J.F. 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
University of Central Arkansas
Conway, Arkansas 72035
bhill@uca.edu
Subject: Biology

A Typical Cold?

Mary Keeper’s Aching Head


Hoese, William J. 

Faculty
Biological Sciences
California State University Fullerton
Fullerton, California 92834-9480
bhoese@fullerton.edu
Subject: Biology

Gender: In the Genes or in the Jeans?: A Case Study on Sexual Differentiation


Hollister, Christopher 

Associate Librarian / Education Liaison
University Libraries
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
cvh2@buffalo.edu
Subject: Information Literacy

Rising Temperatures, Differing Viewpoints: A Case Study on the Politics of Information


Holt, Susan 

Curriculum Developer
Life Sciences Learning Center
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York
sholtbmn@aol.com
Subject: Biology

Love Potion #10


Hood, Michael D. 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


I've Fallen Over and I Can't Get Up


Hooley, Richard J. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, California 92521
richard.hooley@ucr.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Chirality and the Origins of Life: A Case Study in Organic Chemistry

Organic Chemistry and Your Cellphone: Organic Light-Emitting Diodes


Hopfensperger, Kristine N. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, Kentucky 40199
hopfenspek1@nku.edu
Subject: Biology

Dredge Today, Restore Tomorrow


Hornstein, Theresa 

Instructor
Biology Department
Lake Superior College
Duluth, Minnesota 55811
t.hornstein@lsc.mnscu.edu
Subject: Microbiology

Microbial Pie, or What Did You Feed the Neighbors?


Horvath, Thomas 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
SUNY College at Oneonta
Oneonta, New York 13820
horvattg@oneonta.edu
Subject: Biology

A Killer Lake

Cross-Dressing Salmon: Survival of the Sneaky

Life, The Final Frontier: A Case Study on the Characteristics of Life

Not Necessarily on Purpose: Domestication and Speciation in the Canidae Family


House, Herbert 

Emeritus Professor
Biology Department
Elon University
Elon, North Carolina 27244
househ@elon.edu
Subject: Anatomy/Physiology

Shark Attack!

The Hot Tub Mystery


Howard, David R. 

Professor
Department of Biology
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
howard.davi@uwlax.edu
Subject: Biology

Sometimes It Is All in the Genes


Hua, Dan 

Academic Title Research Specialist & Ph.D. Candidate
Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
huad@vt.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

A Struggle for Power in China: The Three Gorges Dam


Huber, Sarah K. 

Research Assistant Professor of Biology and Marine Science
Department of Fisheries Science
The College of William & Mary
Gloucester Point, Virginia 23061-1346
skhuber@wm.edu
Subject: Biology

Dr. Collins and the Case of the Mysterious Infection

Threats to Biodiversity: A Case Study of Hawaiian Birds


Hudecki, Michael S. 

Research Professor Emeritus
Department of Biological Sciences
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
hudecki@buffalo.edu
Subject: Anatomy/Physiology

A Case Study of Memory Loss in Mice

Can a Genetic Disease Be Cured?: A Mother's Dilemma


Huerta, Deborah 

Head Emeritus
Cooley Science Library
Colgate University
Hamilton, New York 13346

Subject: Science Education / Information Literacy

Should Dinosaurs Be Cloned from Ancient DNA?


Hunter, Charles 

Professor
Biology Department
Southwestern College
Winfield, Kansas 67156
Charles.Hunter@sckans.edu
Subject: Biology

The Art of a Deal: A Kyoto Protocol Simulation


Huskey, Robert J. 

Professor Emeritus
Biology Department
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904


Those Old Kentucky Blues: An Interrupted Case Study


Hutchison, Jessica 

Adjunct Instructor
Biological Sciences
Alfred State University
Alfred, New York 14802
HutchiJM@alfredstate.edu
Subject: Biology

Giving Birth to Someone Else's Children?: A Case of Disputed Maternity


Intorre, Anita 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


The Soccer Mom: A Case Study on the Nervous System

The Soccer Mom: Hebrew Translation


Issacs, LeLeng To 

Professor
Biological Sciences
Goucher College
Towson, Maryland 21204
leto@goucher.edu
Subject: Microbiology

Is Iron Fertilization Good for the Sea?


Ives, Rebecca L. 

Research Technician II
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
ivesrebe@msu.edu

Farmville Future?: CAFOs and Contamination


Jablonski, Allison 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Lynchburg College
Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
jablonski@lynchburg.edu
Subject: Biology

A Rigorous Investigation: The Relationships Between Cellular Respiration, Muscle Contraction, and Rigor Mortis


Jacobson, Nancy L. 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
Ithaca College
Ithaca, New York 14850
jacobson@ithaca.edu
Subject: Biology

Banana Split: To Eat or Not to Eat


Jayant, Lalitha S. 

Associate Professor
Science Department
Borough of Manhattan Community College / City University of New York
New York, New York 10007
ljayant@bmcc.cuny.edu

Fat Facts: Comparing the Structure and Function of Lipids


Jeannot, Michael A. 

Professor
Department of Chemistry
St. Cloud State University
St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301-4498
mjeannot@stcloudstate.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Baffled by the Baby Bottle


Johnson, Andrew T. 

Professor of Psychology
Department of Psychology and Sociology
Park University
Parkville, Missouri 64152
ajohnson@park.edu
Subject: Psychology / Sociology

Thirty-Two Seconds to Go: A Case of Motivation, Locus of Control, and Self-Efficacy


Johnson, Dan 

Senior Lecturer
Biology Department
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27106
johnsoad@wfu.edu
Subject: Biology

Amanda's Absence: Should Vioxx Be Kept Off the Market?


Johnson, James E. 

Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Central Washington University
Ellensburg, Washington 98926
jjohnson@cwu.edu
Subject: Biology

No Bats in the Belfry: The Origin of White-Nose Syndrome in Little Brown Bats


Johnson, Keith A. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Bradley University
Peoria, Illinois 61625
kajohnso@bradley.edu
Subject: Biology

A Devil of a Disease


Jordan, Carly N. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
The George Washington University
Washington, DC 20007
cnjordan@gwu.edu
Subject: Biology

A Curious Mission: An Analysis of Martian Molecules


Joyner, Helen S. 

Assistant Professor
School of Food Science
University of Idaho
Moscow, ID 83844
hjoyner@uidaho.edu
Subject: Food Science / Food Technology

Concentrating on Whey: The Use of Statistics in Process Control

The Company’s Best Yogurt: The Importance of Statistics in Food Product Development

What Are the Odds? A Cupcake Mishap


Kaufman, Matthew S. 

Department of Biology
Washington University in St. Louis
St Louis, Missouri 63130


Sealing the Deal: The Grey Seal Problem in the U.S. Northeast


Keller, Michael 

Former Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Villanova College
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


Facing the Pain: An Interrupted Case Study in Physiology


Kelley, David W. 

Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Geography
University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, Minnesota 55105-1096
dwkelley@stthomas.edu
Subject: Geography

On a Clear Day You Can See Forever

The Fate and Transport of Toxic Releases: A GIS Case Study


Kelly, Martin 

Assistant Professor of Biology
Department of Mathematics & Natural Sciences
D'Youville College
Buffalo, New York 14201
martink@dyc.edu
Subject: Biology

As the Worm Turns: Speciation and the Apple Maggot Fly


Kennedy, Christina M. 

Senior Scientist
Development by Design Program
The Nature Conservancy
Fort Collins, Colorado
ckennedy@tnc.org
Subject: Ecology / Environmental Science

Does the Matrix Matter?: Testing the Influence of Matrix Type on Bird Responses to Forest Fragmentation


Kermick, Daniel 

Division of Biological and Health Sciences
University at Pittsburgh at Bradford


Lady Tasting Coffee: A Case Study in Experimental Design


Kim, Selena 

Psychology Department
Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006


Stereotype Threat and Recommendations for Overcoming It: A Teaching Case Study


King, Jasmine 

Chemistry Department
Cuyamaca College
El Cajon, California 92019

Subject: Chemistry

Get the Lead Out!: An Interdisciplinary Case Study


Kingery, Dennis 

Instructor
Biology Department
Metropolitan Community College
Omaha, Nebraska 68103
dkingery@mccneb.edu
Subject: Biology

Improving on Nature?


Kinsley, Taylor 

Former Undergraduate Student
Department of Biological Sciences
Kean University
Union, New Jersey 07083

Subject: Biology

Under the Knife and Completely Aware: A Case of Intraoperative Awareness


Klein, Jessie W. 

Associate Dean of Science
Department of Mathematics and Science
Middlesex Community College
Bedford, Massachusetts 01730
kleinj@middlesex.mass.edu
Subject: Biology

A Right to Her Genes

Should Bill Buy Sammy?: A Case Study Introducing Basic Chemistry Concepts


Klip, Mario K. 

PhD Student
Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California 94720

Subject: Ecology / Environment

The Big Bad Wolf or Symbol of the American Wilderness?: Gray Wolf Reintroduction in Idaho


Klopfer, Michelle D. 

Research Associate
Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
mklopfer@vt.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

A Struggle for Power in China: The Three Gorges Dam


Knabb, Maureen 

Professor
Department of Biology
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383
mknabb@wcupa.edu
Subject: Biology

A Metabolic Storm: Tragedy in the Operating Room

Cross-Dressing or Crossing-Over?: Sex Testing of Women Athletes

Global Climate Change: Evidence and Causes

Global Climate Change: Impact and Remediation

Pharmacogenetics: How Genetic Information Is Used to Treat Disease

Why is Patrick Paralyzed?


Knapp, Gretchen E. 

Adjunct Professor
Biology Department
Illinois State University
Normal, Illinois 61790-4120
geknapp@ilstu.edu
Subject: Biology

Cancer Cure or Conservation: A Question of Health for Humans and the Ecosystem


Knutson, Doug 

Assistant Professor
Family Medicine
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, Ohio 43210
knutson.1@osu.edu
Subject: Medicine

Saving Superman: Ethics and Stem Cell Research

Shannon and Jake: An Application of Medical Ethics Principles

The Plan: Ethics and Physician Assisted Suicide

To Tell the Truth: Delivering Bad News to Patients


Konaklieva, Monika I. 

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
American University
Washington, DC 20016-8014
mkonak@american.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Accidental Drowning or Foul Play?

As Light Meets Matter: Art Under Scrutiny


Kosal, Erica F. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
North Carolina Wesleyan College
Rocky Mount, North Carolina 27804
ekosal@ncwc.edu
Subject: Biology

Chimpanzee Droppings Lead Scientists to Evolutionary Discovery

The Fish Kill Mystery


Kotke, Jessica 

Biology Department
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, Wisconsin 54751


But It's Just a Bottle of Water


Kousa, Youssef 

Doctoral Candidate
Department of Biochemstry & Molecular Biology
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
kousayou@msu.edu
Subject: Biology

Uretero What?: A Systems-Level View of a Pregnancy with Medical Complications


Krauss, David A. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Science
Borough of Manhattan Community College / City University of New York
New York, New York 10007
dkrauss@bmcc.cuny.edu
Subject: Physics

Applying Newton’s Third Law of Motion in the Gravitron Ride


Krohn, Alex R. 

PhD Student
Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California 94720

Subject: Ecology / Environment

The Big Bad Wolf or Symbol of the American Wilderness?: Gray Wolf Reintroduction in Idaho


Krufka, Alison 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Rowan University
Glassboro, New Jersey 08028
krufka@rowan.edu
Subject: Biology

I'm Looking Over a White-Striped Clover: A Natural Selection Case


Kuhlmann, Mark L. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Hartwick College
Oneonta, New York 13820
kuhlmannm@hartwick.edu
Subject: Biology

Fish as Fertilizer: The Impacts of Salmon on Coastal Ecosystems

Search for the Missing Sea Otters: An Ecological Detective Story


LaMontagne, Jalene M. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Science
DePaul University
Chicago, Illinois 60657
jlamont1@depaul.edu
Subject: Biology

Caribou Conservation Conundrum


Lancor, Rachael A. 

Teaching Assistant
Department of Physics
University of Wisconsin—Madison
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
rlancor@wisc.edu
Subject: Physics

In the Eye of the Storm: A Case Study in Natural Disasters


Landa, Edward R. 

Adjunct Professor
Department of Environmental Science and Technology
University of Maryland, College Park
College Park, Mar 20742
erlanda@umd.edu
Subject: Environment

Of Silt and Ancient Voices: Water and the Zuni Land and People


Langan, Michael S. 

Assistant Professor
General Internal Medicine
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, Ohio 43221
Michael.langan@osumc.edu
Subject: Medicine

Spirituality and Health Care: A Request for Prayer


Lantz, Juliette 

Associate Professor
Chemistry Department
Drew University
Madison, New Jersey 07940
jlantz@drew.edu
Subject: Chemistry

A Case in Point: From Active Learning to the Job Market

The Benign Hamburger


Larrousse, Margaret M. 

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Department of Natural Science
Mount St. Mary College
Newburgh, New York 12550
margaret.larrousse@msmc.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Setting Water on Fire: A Case Study in Hydrofracking


Larsen, III, Randolph K. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
St. Mary’s City, Maryland 20686
rklarsen@smcm.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Burning Down the House: A Case Study in Forensic Instrumental Analysis


Larson, Renee 

Honors Student
Biology Department
Canisius College
Buffalo, New York


Mystery in Alaska: Why Have All the Sea Lions Gone?


Laurenceau, Amanda R. 

Department of Psychology and Sociology
Park University
Parkville, Missouri 64152


Thirty-Two Seconds to Go: A Case of Motivation, Locus of Control, and Self-Efficacy


Lazowski, Andrew G. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematics
Sacred Heart University
Fairfield, Connecticut 06825
lazowskia@sacredheart.edu
Subject: Mathematics

Mathematics in Conservation: The Case of the Endangered Florida Panther


Leaf, Robert 

Assistant Professor - Department of Coastal Sciences
Gulf Coast Research Laboratory
The University of Southern Mississippi
Ocean Springs, Mississippi 39564
Robert.Leaf@usm.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Making It Fit: Using Excel to Analyze Biological Systems


Leander, Celeste A. 

Instructor
Department of Biology & Zoology
The University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 1Z4
cleander@interchange.ubc.ca
Subject: Biology

Those Old Kentucky Blues: An Interrupted Case Study


LeBlanc, Laurie 

Instructor
Chemistry Department
Cuyamaca College
El Cajon, California 92019
laurie.leblanc@gcccd.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Get the Lead Out!: An Interdisciplinary Case Study


Lee, Karen T. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Univeristy at Pittsburgh at Johnstown
Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15904
ktlee@pitt.edu
Subject: Biology

Not Just Another Day at the Beach: Decision-Making and the Treatment of Malignant Melanoma


Lee, Jr., Richard E. 

Distinguished Professor
Department of Zoology
Miami University
Oxford, Ohio 45056
leere@muohio.edu
Subject: Biology

AH-CHOO!: A Case Study on Climate Change and Allergies


Lemons, Paula P. 

Assistant Professor
Division of Biological Sciences
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602
plemons@uga.edu
Subject: Biology

Dr. Collins and the Case of the Mysterious Infection

Mendel Dreams: The Beginning of Genetics

Mildred Using Plants: The Medicinal Value of Plants

Threats to Biodiversity: A Case Study of Hawaiian Birds


Leonard, Maureen 

Assistant Professor
Sciences Department
Mount Mary College
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53222
leonardm@mtmary.edu
Subject: Ecology / Microbiology

Antibiotic Resistance: Can We Ever Win?


Lew Yan Voon, Lok C. 

Professor
Department of Physics
Wright State University
Dayton, Ohio 45435
lok.lewyanvoon@wright.edu
Subject: Physics

A Fridge in Space: A Case Study in Thermodynamics


Liu, Zhi-Jun 

Associate Professor
Department of Geography
University of North Carolina—Greensboro
Greensboro, North Carolina 27402
z_liu@uncg.edu
Subject: Geography

Can Suminoe Oysters Save Chesapeake Bay?


Lizotte, Pauline A. 

Instructor
Mathematics, Science and Health Careers
Manchester Community College
Manchester, Connecticut 06045
plizotte@mcc.commnet.edu
Subject: Biology

Cancer Cure or Conservation: A Question of Health for Humans and the Ecosystem


London, Nancy 

Environmental Studies Program
Oberlin College
Oberlin, Ohio 44074


First in Flight, Last in Wetlands Preservation?


Lorentzen, Laura Y. 

Chair
Department of Science & Technology Education
Kean University
Union, New Jersey 07083
llorentz@kean.edu
Subject: Biology

Uretero What?: A Systems-Level View of a Pregnancy with Medical Complications


Ludescher, Richard 

Professor
Department of Food Science
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
ludescher@aesop.rutgers.edu
Subject: Chemistry / Food Science

As Light Meets Matter: Art Under Scrutiny


Luginbuhl, David R. 

Program Manager / Systems and Software
Mathematics, Information & Life Sciences Directorate
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
david.luginbuhl@afosr.mil
Subject: Computer Science

A Walk Through Mike's Code: A Case Study in Software Technical Reviews


Lundmark, Jennifer 

Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
California State University Sacramento
Sacramento, California 95819-6077
lundmark@csus.edu
Subject: Biology

Into Thin Air: A Case Study in Physiology


Luster-Teasley, Stephanie L. 

Associate Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
North Carolina A&T State University
Greensboro, North Carolina 27411
luster@ncat.edu
Subject: Engineering

Farmville Future?: CAFOs and Contamination


Lutz, Timothy M. 

Associate Professor of Geology
Department of Geology and Astronomy
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383
tlutz@wcupa.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Global Climate Change: Evidence and Causes

Global Climate Change: Impact and Remediation


Lydeard, Andrew C. 

Former Graduate Student
Department of Biological Sciences
Western Illinois University
Macomb, Illinois 61455

Subject: Biology

Thomas and Sally: The Interplay of Scientific and Historical Evidence


Lyman-Buttler, Andrew E. 

Science Teacher
Upper School
The International School of Minnesota
Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55344
lb@ismscience.org
Subject: Biology

Patient Zero: The Origins, Risks, and Prevention of Emerging Diseases


Lyttle, Jim 

Assistant Professor
School of Business, Public Administration and Information Sciences
Long Island University–Brooklyn Campus
Brooklyn, New York 11201
jim.lyttle@liu.edu
Subject: Business / Management Science

Inactive Brains: An Interrupted Case Study


Macerollo, Allison A. 

Clinical Assistant Professor
Family Medicine
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, Ohio 43205
Allison.macerollo@osumc.edu
Subject: Medicine

Spirituality and Health Care: A Request for Prayer


Macuk, Dylan P. 

Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Bradley University
Peoria, Illinois 61625

Subject: Biology

A Devil of a Disease


Madern, Ashley L. 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


I've Fallen Over and I Can't Get Up


Mahroof-Tahir, Mohammad 

Professor
Department of Chemistry
St. Cloud State University
Saint Cloud, Minnesota 56301-4498
mmahroof@stcloudstate.edu
Subject: Chemistry

The Chemistry of Cooley's Anemia


Maines, Anastasia P. 

Graduate Student
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of Colorado at Boulder
Boulder, Colorado 80309
anastasia.maines@colorado.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Response to Plant Invasion: Managing Spotted Knapweed


Marcaccio, Stephen E. 

Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


A Pain in the Gut: A Case Study in Gastric Physiology


Market, Patrick S. 

Associate Professor of Atmospheric Science
Department of Soil, Environment, and Atmospheric Sciences
University of Missouri–Columbia
Columbia, Missouri 65211
marketp@missouri.edu
Subject: Atmospheric Science

Cancel the Cardinals Home Opener?!?: Lessons in Melting and Evaporation


Markowitz, Linda 

Professor
Sociology Department
Southern Illinois University
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026
lmarkow@siue.edu
Subject: Sociology

Ecotourism: Who Benefits?


Marriner, Nigel 

Associate Regisrar
Office of the Registrar
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
nmarrine@buffalo.edu

A Word to the Wise: Advising Freshmen


Marsh, Ryan A. 

PhD Student
Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California 94720

Subject: Ecology / Environment

The Big Bad Wolf or Symbol of the American Wilderness?: Gray Wolf Reintroduction in Idaho


Martin, Rosemary 

Professor
School of Medicine / Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
The Australian National Univerity
Canberra ACT 0200 Australia
rosemary.martin@anu.edu.au
Subject: Biology

Kate-tastrophy: A Case Study in Brain Death


Massey, Ann T. 

Clinical Assistant Professor
Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia 30322
ann.masey@emory.edu
Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

Grandma's TUM-my Trouble: A Case Study in Renal Physiology and Acid-Base Balance


May, Lindsey 

Biology Department
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, Wisconsin 54751


But It's Just a Bottle of Water


Maynard, Jacinth 

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Division of Physical and Computational Sciences
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
Bradford Campus, Pennsylvania 16701
jmaynard@lhup.edu
Subject: Mathematics

Lady Tasting Coffee: A Case Study in Experimental Design


Mazalewski, Robert 

Program Coordinator
Department of Plant Sciences
University of California at Davis
Davis, California 95616
rlmazalewski@ucdavis.edu
Subject: Plant Science

Get the Lead Out!: An Interdisciplinary Case Study


McCain, Elizabeth R. 

Professor
Biology Department
Muhlenberg College
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104
mccain@muhlenberg.edu
Subject: Biology

The Case of Eric, Lou Gehrig's Disease, and Stem Cell Research

When Drug Sales and Science Collide


McCallum, Giselle A. 

Undergraduate Student
Life Sciences
Quest University Canada
Squamish, British Columbia, Canada, V8B 0N8

Subject: Biology

Feeling Detoxified: Expectations, Effects, and Explanation


McGinnis, Leslie A. 

PhD Student
Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California 94720

Subject: Ecology / Environment

The Big Bad Wolf or Symbol of the American Wilderness?: Gray Wolf Reintroduction in Idaho


McIver, Kevin S. 

Associate Professor
Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742
kmciver@umd.edu

Cow of the Future: Genetically Engineering a Microbe to Reduce Bovine Methane Emissions


McLean, Janna R. 

Dean
College of Arts & Sciences
Olivert Nazarene University
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914-2345
jmclean@olivet.edu
Subject: Biology

What's in My Water Bottle?: A Question of Environmental Estrogens


McMinn, Jamie G. 

Associate Professor
Psychology Department
Westminster College
New Wilmington, Pennsylvania 16172-0001
mcminnjg@westminster.edu
Subject: Psychology

A Social-Cognitive Exploration of Reactions to Leiby Kletzky's Abduction and Homicide

The Irresistible Costs of Impressing Others: Managing Impressions and Regulating Behavior

War, Death, and Cognitive Dissonance: A Case Study for Social Psychology


Meinz, Elizabeth J. 

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026
emeinz@siue.edu
Subject: Psychology

A Rush to Judgment?: A Case of Research Ethics and Design


Mercer, Cindy 

Executive Director
Academic Achievement
Marymount Manhattan College
New York, New York 10021
cmercer@mmm.edu
Subject: Science Education

What is Native Fluency?: The Ambiguous Nature of Bilingualism and Its Ramifications for Writing Instruction


Mergenhagen, Kari A. 

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Infectious Disease
James J. Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Bronx, New York 10468
kari.mergenhagen2@va.gov
Subject: Pharmacy

Anthrax Attack!: A Case on Bioterrorism

Between the Living and the Dead

Eyes Without a Face: Stem Cell Research and Corneal Implants

The Case of the Crying Baby: Surgical vs. Medical Management


Merriam, Jennifer 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
SUNY Orange
Middletown, New York 10940
jennifer.merriam@sunyorange.edu
Subject: Biology

The Case of the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker: The Scientific Process and How it Relates to Everyday Life


Meuler, Debra A. 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
Cardinal Stritch University
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53217
dameuler@stritch.edu
Subject: Biology

Don’t Lose Your Head!: A Case Study in Dorsal-Ventral Axis Formation in Amphibians

Helicobacter pylori and the Bacterial Theory of Ulcers

Which Little Piggy Went to Market?: Bioinformatics and Meat Science


Meyers, Owen A. 

Adjunct Lecturer
Department of Science
Borough of Manhattan Community College / City University of New York
New York, New York 10007
omeyers@bmcc.cuny.edu
Subject: Physics

Applying Newton’s Third Law of Motion in the Gravitron Ride


Meyet, Courtney E. 

Department of Chemistry
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, California 92521
cmeye002@ucr.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Organic Chemistry and Your Cellphone: Organic Light-Emitting Diodes


Millas, Nickolas E. 

Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


Lee Family Problems: The Yin and Yang of Membrane Physiology


Miller, Antoinette 

Associate Professor
Psychology Department
Clayton State University
Morrow, Georgia 30260
antoinettemiller@clayton.edu
Subject: Psychology

Abnormal Psychology in the Hundred Acre Wood

I Can See Clearly Now: Mini Cases in Perception

Mini Cases in Movement Disorders

Speak Up!: Mini Cases in Language


Miskevich, Frank 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
University of Michigan-Flint
Flint, Michigan 48502
frankmis@umflint.edu
Subject: Biology

To Be or Not to Be ... an Inhibitory Neurotransmitter


Miskowski, Jennifer 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
miskowsk.jenn@uwlax.edu
Subject: Biology

Not an Old Person's Disease


Mitchell, Tangi 

Biological Sciences
Central Connecticut State University
New Britain, Connecticut 06053


It Takes a Lot of Nerve: A Two-Level Case Study Design to Teach the Physiology of the Nervous System


Mitrano, Darlene A. 

Assistant Professor
Molecular Biology
Christopher Newport University
Newport News, Virginia 23606
darlene.mitrano@cnu.edu
Subject: Biology

Mini Cases in Psychoactive Drugs and Their Effects on the Brain


Moitra, Karobi 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Trinity Washington University
Washington, DC 20017
MoitraK@trinitydc.edu
Subject: Molecular Biology

The Mona Lisa Molecule: Mysteries of DNA Unraveled


Monteleone, Frank 

Adjunct Faculty
Anthropology and Sociology
Houston Community College Southwest
Houston, Texas 77266
frank.monteleone@hccs.edu
Subject: Anthropology/Sociology

Dire Straights: Transsexualism and Gendered Stereotypes


Morahan-Martin, Janet 

Professor
Department of Applied Psychology
Bryant University
Smithfield, Rhode Island 02917
jmorahan@bryant.edu
Subject: Psychology

Case of Maria: A Cross-Cultural Study of the Therapeutic Relationship


Morgan, William 

Professor
Department of Biology
The College of Wooster
Wooster, Ohio 44691
wmorgan@wooster.edu
Subject: Biology

Not Exactly...: The Complexity of a Human Genetic Disease


Morris, Traci E. 

Department of Biological Sciences
Binghamton University
Binghamton, New York 13902-6000


A Recipe for Invention: Scientist (and Engineer) Biographies


Moser, Jr., William J. 

Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Bradley University
Peoria, Illinois 61625

Subject: Biology

A Devil of a Disease


Muench, Susan Bandoni 

Professor
Biology Department
SUNY Geneseo
Geneseo, New York 14454
bandoni@geneseo.edu
Subject: Biology

The Mystery of the Blue Death: A Case Study in Epidemiology and the History of Science

The Waiting Game: A Case Study on the Behavioral Ecology of Long-Tailed Manakins


Mulcahy, Mary Puterbaugh 

Associate Professor of Biology
Division of Biological and Health Sciences
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
Bradford Campus, Pennsylvania 16701
mnp1@exchange.upb.pitt.edu
Subject: Biology

Lady Tasting Coffee: A Case Study in Experimental Design


Murphy, Brian R. 

Professor
Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
murphybr@vt.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

A Struggle for Power in China: The Three Gorges Dam

Making It Fit: Using Excel to Analyze Biological Systems


Musey, Nathalie 

Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


Lee Family Problems: The Yin and Yang of Membrane Physiology


Nash, Troy R. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Presbyterian College
Clinton, South Carolina 29325
tnash@presby.edu
Subject: Biology

Osmosis is Serious Business!

Osmosis is Serious Business! Hebrew Translation


Nava-Whitehead, Susan 

Associate Professor
Sciences and Education Department
Becker College
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
susan.whitehead@becker.edu
Subject: Biology

Josie: An Interdisciplinary Case Study of Madness

Salem's Secrets: A Case Study on Hypothesis Testing and Data Analysis


Nelson, Jennifer 

Former Student
School of Medicine
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14214

Subject: Biology

Torn at the Genes: One Family's Debate Over Genetically Altered Plants


Newberger, David 

Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14214
dsn@buffalo.edu
Subject: Medicine

Sometimes Less is Better: The Treatment of Thromboembolism


Nguyen, Thuy N. 

Assistant Professor
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Economics & Policy
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California 90033
t.nguyen@usc.edu
Subject: Pharmacy

Sometimes Less is Better: The Treatment of Thromboembolism


Niedziela, Linda 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
Elon University
Elon, North Carolina 27244
lniedziela@elon.edu
Subject: Biology

Streams of Coal or Streams of Death?: A Toxicology Case Study


Nieman, Valerie 

Assistant Professor
Department of English
North Carolina A&T State University
Greensboro, North Carolina 27411
vgnieman@ncat.edu
Subject: English

Can Suminoe Oysters Save Chesapeake Bay?


Nieto, Marcelo J. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-2000
mnieto@siue.edu
Subject: Pharmacy / Pharmacology

East Meets West: An Infectious Disease Case


Nold, Stephen C. 

Professor
Biology Department
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, Wisconsin 54751
nolds@uwstout.edu
Subject: Microbiology

Fecal Coliforms in Antarctica


Novicki, Andrea 

Academic Technology Consultant
Center for Instructional Technology
Duke University
Durham, North Carolina 27708
andrea.novicki@duke.edu
Subject: Biology

The Campus Coffee Shop: Caffeine Conundrums


Omarzu, Julia 

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Loras College
Dubuque, Iowa 52001
julia.omarzu@loras.edu
Subject: Psychology

Selecting the Perfect Baby: The Ethics of Embryo Design

Split My Brain: A Case Study of Seizure Disorder and Brain Function


Oster, Robyn R. 

Student
National Student Exchange Program
University of Maine at Presque Isle
Presque Isle, Maine 04769-2888

Subject: Biology

The Buzz about Colony Collapse Disorder: Causes, Effects, and Cures


Overath, R. Deborah 

Assistant Professor of Biology
Department of Life Sciences
Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi, Texas 78412
deborah.overath@tamucc.edu

To the Bitter End: A Case Study Examining the Genetics of PTC Sensitivity


Ozsvath, David L. 

Professor
Department of Geography/Geology
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481
dozsvath@uwsp.edu
Subject: Geology

Into the Abyss: The Case of the Collapsing Sinkhole

The Slippery Slope of Litigating Geologic Hazards: California's Portuguese Bend Landslide


Palmquist, Bruce C. 

Professor
Department of Physics / Department of Science Education
Central Washington University
Ellensburg, Washington 98926
palmquis@cwu.edu
Subject: Physics

Sorting Trash with Static Electricity


Pals-Rylaarsdam, Robin 

Professor
Department of Biological Science
Benedictine University
Lisle, Illinois 60532
rrylaarsdam@ben.edu
Subject: Biology/Microbiology/Genetics

Classic Experiments in Molecular Biology

Closing the Gap: Antiretroviral Therapy for the Developing World

The Evolution of Creationism: Critically Appraising Intelligent Design

Tougher Plants: Beating Stress by Protecting Photosynthesis in Genetically Modified Plants


Parendes, Laurie A. 

Professor
Department of Geosciences
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Edinboro, Pennsylvania 16444
lparendes@edinboro.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Pesticides: Can We Do Without Them?


Parrilla, Wilma V. Colon 

Associate Professor
Biological Sciences
University of Puerto Rico
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00931-3323
wvcolon@uprrp.edu
Subject: Biology

Cell Phone Use and Cancer: A Case Study to Explore the Scientific Method


Patil, Malati M. 

Former Student
Department of Electrical Engineering
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260

Subject: Engineering

The Cheerleader and the Football Player: Physics and Physical Exertion


Paul, Jr., Jeffrey C. 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


I've Fallen Over and I Can't Get Up


Pearson, Carolyn 

High School Teacher
Science Department (Physics)
Bonner Springs High School
Bonner Springs, Kansas 66012
pearsonc@usd204.k12.ks.us
Subject: Physics

Rated MPG for Confusion: Using Gas Mileage to Learn Graphing and Data Analysis Skills


Peaslee, Graham F. 

Professor
Chemistry Department
Hope College
Holland, Michigan 49423
peaslee@hope.edu
Subject: Chemistry

The Benign Hamburger


Peichel, Barbara A. 

Water Resources Program
University of Minnesota
St. Paul, Minnesota 55108


On a Wing and a Prayer: A Wetland Mitigation Dilemma


Perkins, Reed M. 

Associate Professor
Department of Environmental Science
Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, North Carolina 28274
perkinsr@queens.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

One Glass for Two People: A Case of Water Use Rights in the Eastern United States


Perry, Jim A. 

Professor
Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology
University of Minnesota
St. Paul, Minnesota 55108
Jperry@umn.edu

Dengue in the Landscape: A Threat to Public Health

Restoring Resilience: Changing the Landscape Legacy in Patagonia


Petersen, John 

Associate Professor
Environmental Studies
Oberlin College
Oberlin, Ohio 44074
john.petersen@oberlin.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Cooling Off a Warming Planet: Analyzing the Tradeoffs in Policies for Climate Change

First in Flight, Last in Wetlands Preservation?


Peterson, Karen 

Director, Scientific Career Development
Human Biology Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, Washington 98109
kpeterso@fhcrc.org
Subject: Biology

Breast Cancer Risk: Using Real Medical Histories to Rank Genetic and Environmental Influences


Petree, Alisa J. 

Associate Professor of Medical Laboratory Science
Medical Laboratory Technician Program
McLennan Community College
Waco, Texas 76708
apetree@mclennan.edu
Subject: Medical Laboratory Science

Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of an Autoimmune Response


Petrick, Carmen A. 

Undergraduate Student
Life Sciences
Quest University Canada
Squamish, British Columbia, Canada, V8B 0N8
cap08@questu.ca

Why Was the 1918 Influenza So Deadly?: An Intimate Debate Case


Pettigrew, Amy 

Professor
College of Nursing
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221-0038
amy.pettigrew@uc.edu
Subject: Nursing

Are You Blue? What Can You Do?: A Case Study on Treatment Options for Depression


Pinco, Karen A. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Westfield State College
Westfield, Massachusetts 01086-1630
kpinco@wsc.ma.edu
Subject: Biology

Immunological Malfunction?


Platt, Terry 

Professor of Biochemistry and Biology
Department of Biology
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York 14627-0211
terry.platt@rochester.edu
Subject: Biology / Biochemistry

A Diet to Die For: An Exploration of Oxidative Phosphorylation

Acids, pH, and Buffers: Some Basic Chemistry for Biological Science

The Case of the Druid Dracula: Clicker Case Version


Poon, Rachel A. 

Undergraduate Student
Life Sciences
Quest University Canada
Squamish, British Columbia, Canada


The Modern Caveman’s Dilemma: Who Should Eat the Paleo Diet?


Post, Doug M. 

Professor
Family Medicine
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, Ohio 43210
Doug.post@osumc.edu
Subject: Medicine

Saving Superman: Ethics and Stem Cell Research

Shannon and Jake: An Application of Medical Ethics Principles

Spirituality and Health Care: A Request for Prayer

The 2000-Meter Row: A Case Study in Performance Anxiety

The Plan: Ethics and Physician Assisted Suicide

To Tell the Truth: Delivering Bad News to Patients


Powell, Joann B. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Clark Atlanta University
Atlanta, Georgia 30314
jpowell@cau.edu
Subject: Biology / Anatomy / Physiology

An Unusual Case of Animal Reproduction


Prather, Jonathan F. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Zoology and Physiology
University of Wyoming
Laramie, Wyoming 82071
Jonathan.Prather@uwyo.edu
Subject: Neuroscience / Neurobiology / Biology / Physiology

A Curious Mission: An Analysis of Martian Molecules


Prevost, Luanna B. 

Graduate Student
Department of Plant Biology
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602
lprevost@plantbio.uga.edu
Subject: Biology

Mildred Using Plants: The Medicinal Value of Plants


Price, Alan Paul 

Associate Professor
Department of Geography & Geology
University of Wisconsin—Washington County
West Bend, Wisconsin 53095-3699
paul.price@uwc.edu
Subject: Geography / Geology

The River Damned: The Proposed Removal of the Lower Snake River Dams


Price, Edwin H. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Physical and Life Sciences
Nevada State College
Henderson, Nevada 89002
Edwin.price@nsc.nevada.edu

Losing the Farm: How Changes in Land Surface Affect Storm Runoff


Price, Rebecca M. 

Assistant Professor
Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
University of Washington Bothell
Bothell, Washington 98011
becca.price@uwb.edu

Global Climate Change: What Does it Look Like?


Pricope, Narcisa G. 

Assistant Professor
Geography and Geology
University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Wilmington, North Carolina 28403
pricopen@uncw.edu
Subject: Geography / Geology

Community-Based Management and Conservation in Africa: Trade-Offs and Synergies in Land-Use Decisions in Local Villages


Prud’homme-Genereux, Annie 

Founding Faculty & Coordinator
Life Sciences
Quest University Canada
Squamish, British Columbia, Canada, V8B 0N8
apg@questu.ca
Subject: Biology

Aliens on Earth?: The #arseniclife Affair

An Infectious Cure

Feeling Detoxified: Expectations, Effects, and Explanation

Golden Rice: An Intimate Debate Case

Hunting the Ebola Reservoir Host

More Than Meets the Eye: The Genetics of Eye Color

Poor Devils: The Plight of the Tasmanian Devils

Resistance is Futile - Or Is It?: The Immunity System and HIV Infection

The Evolution of Human Skin Color

The Modern Caveman’s Dilemma: Who Should Eat the Paleo Diet?

The Molecular Origin of Life: Replication or Metabolism-First? Advanced Version

The Molecular Origin of Life: Replication or Metabolism-First? Introductory Version

Why Was the 1918 Influenza So Deadly?: An Intimate Debate Case

Wrestling with Weight Loss: The Dangers of a Weight-Loss Drug


Przykuta, Eric 

Instructor
Science Department
Lancaster Middle School
Lancaster, New York
eprzykuta@lancaster.wnyric.org
Subject: Regents Biology

Cloning Man's Best Friend


Pyatt, Kevin 

Assistant Professor - Science & Technology
Department of Education
Eastern Washington University
Cheney, Washington 99004
kpyatt@ewu.edu

Mathematically Modeling Aircraft Fuel Consumption


Quinn, Courtney E. 

Instructor / Doctoral Candidate
Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska 68588-0709
courtney_quinn@yahoo.com
Subject: Ecology / Environment

The Great Patagonia Land Grab: A Case Study in International Biodiversity, Conservation, and Environmental Politics


Quinn, John E. 

Instructor / Doctoral Candidate
School of Natural Resources
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska 68583-0962
jquinn2@unl.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

The Great Patagonia Land Grab: A Case Study in International Biodiversity, Conservation, and Environmental Politics


Quinn, Sheila O’Brien 

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Salve Regina University
Newport, Rhode Island 02840-4192
sheila.quinn@salve.edu
Subject: Psychology

Artificial Sanity: A Case Study for a Class in Introductory Psychology


Rathburn, Melanie K. 

Faculty of Teaching and Learning
Department of General Education
Mount Royal University
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
mrathburn@mtroyal.ca
Subject: Science Education

The Wealth of Water: The Value of an Essential Resource


Redmond, Miranda D. 

PhD Candidate
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of Colorado
Boulder, Colorado 80309
MirandaRedmond@gmail.com
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Impacts of Climate Change on Pinyon Pine Cone Production


Reese, Mary Celeste 

Instructor
Department of Biological Sciences
Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762
mcr4@biology.msstate.edu
Subject: Biology

Do You Really Know What You're Eating?: A Case Study on Genetically Modified Foods


Regassa, Laura B. 

Professor
Department of Biology
Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, Georgia 30460
lregassa@georgiasouthern.edu
Subject: Biology

Murder by HIV? Grades 5-8 Edition

Murder by HIV? Grades 9-12 Edition

Murder by HIV? Undergraduate Edition


Rehg, Jennifer 

Assistant Professor
Deparrtment of Anthropology
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026
jrehg@siue.edu
Subject: Anthropology

The Case of a Tropical Disease and its Treatment: Science, Society, and Economics


Reist, Jeffrey C. 

Clinical Assistant Professor
College of Pharmacy
University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa 52242
jeffrey-reist@uiowa.edu
Subject: Pharmacy

Discovering Long-Term Care Pharmacy Practice: A PBL Case for Pharmacy Students


Reiten, Matt 

Engineer
Technical Staff
GMA Industries
Annapolis, Maryland 21403
mtreiten@gmail.com

March 7, 2017: The Day the Microprocessors Died


Rejman, Karol P. 

Research Assistant Professor
School of Nursing
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14214
rejman@buffalo.edu
Subject: Nursing

A Difficult Pregnancy: A Nurse Practitioner Looks for Answers


Rhodes, Bill 

Department of Horticulture
Clemson University
Clemson, North Carolina
brhodes@clemson.edu
Subject: Horticultural Science

Frankenfoods?: The Debate Over Genetically Modified Crops


Ribbens, Eric 

Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Western Illinois University
Macomb, Illinois 61455
E-Ribbens@wiu.edu
Subject: Biology

A Diet to Die For: An Exploration of Oxidative Phosphorylation

Chemical Eric: Dealing with the Disintegration of Central Control

Chemical Eric - The Clicker Version: A Case About the Complexity of Hormonal Control

Chemical Eric Can't See

Darwin's Finches and Natural Selection

Eating PCBs from Lake Ontario - Is There an Effect or Not?: A News Release Case

Eating PCBs from Lake Ontario - The Clicker Version: A Case on Science and the Media

Experimental Design and Statistical Analysis: Bt Corn, Lignin, and ANOVAs

Is Guaiacum Sanctum Effective Against Arthritis?: An Ethnobotany Case

Mutualism: A Textbook Case

The Coelacanth: An Odd Fish

The Ecology of Opuntia Fragilis (Nuttall) Haworth

Thomas and Sally: The Interplay of Scientific and Historical Evidence

Too Many Deer!: A Case Study in Managing Urban Deer Herds

Treating Ed: A Medical Ethics Case Study


Rice, Nancy A. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101
nancy.rice@wku.edu
Subject: Biology

Another Can of Bull?: Do Energy Drinks Really Provide a Source of Energy?

But I'm Too Young!: A Case Study of Ovarian Cancer

Face the Fats: The Biochemistry of Lipids

The Wolfman and the Chromosomal Basis of Heredity


Richter, Mark M. 

Professor
Department of Chemistry
Missouri State University
Springfield, Missouri 65897
markrichter@missouristate.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Would You Supersize My Cancer, Please?: A Case Study Exploring Chemicals in the News


Riley, Melissa B. 

Professor Emeritus
Plant Pathology
Clemson University
Clemson, South Carolina 29634
mbriley@clemson.edu
Subject: Plant Science

War of the Roses: A Case Study in Plant Pathology


Ripple, John T. 

Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


A Pain in the Gut: A Case Study in Gastric Physiology


Rittenhouse-Olson, Kate 

Professor
Department of Biotechnical and Clinical Laboratory Sciences
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14214
krolson@buffalo.edu
Subject: Clinical Laboratory Science

Is it a Lemon or a Lyme?: A Case Study on the Decision to Vaccinate or Not


Roen, Keely 

Instructor
Department of Wildlife Technology
Penn State DuBois
Du Bois, Pennsylvania 15801
kat175@psu.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Killing Coyote: A Film Analysis and Role-Play Case


Rogers, William D. 

Professor
Department of Biology
Ball State University
Muncie, Indiana 47306
wrogers@bsu.edu
Subject: Biology

I Can Quit Anytime I Want: The Biological Basis of Euphoria and Addiction

I Don't Need a Flu Shot!

Life, The Final Frontier: A Case Study on the Characteristics of Life

Stem Cells: Promises to Keep? Clicker Case Version


Rowberg, Kathryn L. 

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry and Physics
Purdue University - Calumet
Hammond, Indiana 46323
rowberg@calumet.purdue.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Breathing Easy About New Air Pollution Standards


Rowe, Matthew P. 

Professor
Department of Zoology
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
rowemat1@msu.edu
Subject: Biology / Zoology

Tragic Choices: Autism, Measles, and the MMR Vaccine


Rubin, Lisa Marie 

Clinical Pharmacist
Formulary Management
VA Western New York Healthcare System
Buffalo, New York 14215
Lexpress1982@yahoo.com; Lisa.Rubin@va.gov
Subject: Pharmacy

Amber's Secret

Morgan: A Case of Diabetes

Osteoporosis: Marissa, Jeremy, and Eleanor

Saving Superman: A Look Into Stem Cell Research

Wake-Up Call


Rump, Christopher 

Associate Professor
Department of Applied Statistics and Operations Research
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, Ohio 43403
cmrump@bgsu.edu
Subject: Statistics / Operations Research

Chuck A. Luck Wagers a Buck: Probabilistic Reasoning and the Gambler's Ruin

Markov vs. Markov: Divorce by the Numbers


Rusch, Hannah L. 

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology
University of Minnesota
St. Paul, Minnesota 55108
rusch051@umn.edu

Dengue in the Landscape: A Threat to Public Health


Russo, Allison 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


The Tired Swimmer: A Case Study on the Nervous System


Rybarczyk, Brian 

Director of Academic & Professional Development
Graduate School
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-3280
brybar@unc.edu
Subject: Biology

Abracadabra: Magic Johnson and Anti-HIV Treatments

Clear Communication: Compensation Strategies for When Students Just Don't Understand

The Campus Coffee Shop: Caffeine Conundrums


Sahl, Lauren 

Professor
Corning School of Ocean Studies
Maine Maritime Academy
Castine, Maine 04420
lauren.sahl@mma.edu
Subject: Marine Science

The Dead Zone: Ecology and Oceanography in the Gulf of Mexico


Sanchez, Otto 

Associate Professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Oshawa, Ontario, Canada L1H 7K4
otto.sanchez@uoit.ca
Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

The 1st New Disease of the 21st Century


Sandro, Luke 

High School Teacher
Science (Biology)
Springboro High School
Springboro, Ohio 45066
lsandro@springboro.org
Subject: Biology

AH-CHOO!: A Case Study on Climate Change and Allergies


Santanello, Catherine Dana 

Associate Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-2000
csantan@siue.edu
Subject: Pharmacy

Blake's Illness: A Case of Wildlife Management

East Meets West: An Infectious Disease Case

Ecotourism: Who Benefits?

Sarah's Sickness: The Diagnosis and Treatment of an Infectious Disease

The Case of a Tropical Disease and its Treatment: Science, Society, and Economics


Santiago-Blay, Jorge A. 

Resident Research Associate
Department of Paleobiology
National Museum of Natural History / Smithsonian Institution
Washington, DC 20013-7012
blayj@si.edu
Subject: Plant Science

Marketing Mostly Intangible Goods: The Case of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta


Scepanovic, Misa 

Department of Electrical Engineering
Oklahoma State University


The Zoom Lens: A Case Study in Geometrical Optics


Schaefer, Jennifer E. 

Department of Biology
College of Saint Benedict / Saint. John’s University
Collegeville, Minnesota 55362
jschaefer@csbsju.edu

Earthquakes Damage Cells, Too: A Case Study in the Cellular Physiology of Cholera


Schamber, Elaine M. 

Agronomy Department
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907


Seeds of Dissension: A Case Study in Patenting Genetic Material


Scharf, Elizabeth 

Assistant Professor
Department of Anthropology
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202-8374
elizabeth.scharf@und.nodak.edu
Subject: Anthropology

Man's Best Friend?: Using Animal Bones to Solve an Archaeological Mystery

What Do We Tell the Sheriff?: Determining Minimum Numbers of Individuals (MNI) for a Scatter of Human Bones


Schiller, Nancy A. 

Librarian / Co-Director
University Libraries / National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
schiller@buffalo.edu
Subject: Science Education / Information Literacy / Library Science / Evolutionary Biology

Frankenfoods?: The Debate Over Genetically Modified Crops

Of Mammoths and Men: A Case Study in Extinction

The Galapagos


Schillo, Keith K. 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
SUNY College at Oneonta
Oneonta, New York 13820
schillkk@oneonta.edu
Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

Muscleman: A Surprising Case of Shrinkage

Nature or Nurture: The Case of the Boy Who Became a Girl


Schneider, Patricia 

Professor
Biological Sciences and Geology
Queensborough Community College / City University of New York
Bayside, New York 11364-1497
pschneider@qcc.cuny.edu
Subject: Biology

The Case of Desiree's Baby: The Genetics and Evolution of Skin Color


Schulz, Teresa M. 

Professor
Science Department
Lansing Community College
Lansing, Michigan 48901-7210
schulzt@lcc.edu
Subject: Astronomy

A Rose By Any Other Name: The Peculiar Case of Pluto

Mask of the Black God: The Pleiades in Navajo Cosmology

The Zarkah Stone: The Park Forest Meteorite Case


Seames, Wayne 

Associate Professor
Chemical Engineering
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202-7101
wayneseames@mail.und.edu
Subject: Engineering

Those Pesky Side-Reactions: A Case Study on Ethics for Scientists and Engineers Developing Data in the Private Sector


Segura-Totten, Miriam 

Associate Professor and Harry B. Forester Chair
Department of Biology
North Georgia College & State University
Dahlonega, Georgia 30597
mstotten@northgeorgia.edu
Subject: Biology

Jim and the Forgotten Embryos: A Case on Stem Cell-Based Therapy


Shaffer, Justin F. 

Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment
Department of Developmental and Cell Biology
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California 92697
J.shaffer@uci.edu
Subject: Biology

From Cow Juice to a Billion Dollar Drug, With Some Breakthroughs in Between

The Sad But True Case of Earl Washington: DNA Analysis and the Criminal Justice System


Shammin, Md Rumi 

Assistant Professor
Environmental Studies
Oberlin College
Oberlin, Ohio 44074
rumi.shammin@oberlin.edu
Subject: Environment

Cooling Off a Warming Planet: Analyzing the Tradeoffs in Policies for Climate Change


Shapiro, Caren D. 

Professor of Biology
Department of Mathematics & Natural Sciences
D’Youville College
Buffalo, New York 14201
shapiroc@dyc.edu
Subject: Biology

To Vaccinate, or Not to Vaccinate: That is the Question


Sharp, Joan 

Senior Lecturer
Department of Biological Sciences
Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6 Canada
jsharp@sfu.ca
Subject: Biology

A Deadly Passion: Sexual Cannibalism in the Australian Redback Spider

A Tale of Three Lice: A Case Study on Phylogeny, Speciation, and Hominin Evolution

Cross-Dressing or Crossing-Over?: Sex Testing of Women Athletes

What is a Species?: Speciation and the Maggot Fly


Shaw, Joyce A. 

Associate Professor of Biology
School of Arts and Sciences
Endicott College
Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
jshaw@endicott.edu
Subject: Biology / Anatomy / Physiology

Revolt on the Tuberculosis Ward

The Case of the Jamaican Fisherman


Shawl, Stephen J. 

Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Kansas
Lawrence, Kansas 66045-7582
shawl@ku.edu
Subject: Astronomy

A Googol of Atoms?: A Directed Case in Estimation and Large Numbers


Sherman, Daniel R. 

Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


A Pain in the Gut: A Case Study in Gastric Physiology


Shew, Wayne 

Professor
Department of Biology
Birmingham-Southern College
Birmingham, Alabama 35254
wshew@bsc.edu
Subject: Biology

A Headache to Die For: A Case Study in Forensic Science

Do You Really Know What You're Eating?: A Case Study on Genetically Modified Foods


Shields, Patricia A. 

Lecturer
Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742
pshields@umd.edu
Subject: Microbiology

ELVIS Meltdown!: Microbiology Concepts of Culture, Growth, and Metabolism


Shuster, Michèle I. 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8001
mshuster@nmsu.edu
Subject: Biology

Breast Cancer Risk: Using Real Medical Histories to Rank Genetic and Environmental Influences

Murder by HIV? Grades 5-8 Edition

Murder by HIV? Grades 9-12 Edition

Murder by HIV? Undergraduate Edition


Sides, Mary A. 

Biology Instructor
Biology Department
McLennan Community College
Waco, Texas 76708
msides@mclennan.edu
Subject: Biology

Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of an Autoimmune Response


Singer, Susan R. 

Lawrence McKinley Gould Professor of the Natural Sciences
Department of Biology
Carleton College
Northfield, Minnesota 55057
ssinger@carleton.edu
Subject: Biology

SNPs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails, and That's What People Are Made Of: A Case Study on Genome Privacy


Smith, Ann C. 

Assistant Dean
Office of Undergraduate Studies
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742
asmith@umd.edu
Subject: Microbiology

Cow of the Future: Genetically Engineering a Microbe to Reduce Bovine Methane Emissions

ELVIS Meltdown!: Microbiology Concepts of Culture, Growth, and Metabolism


Smith, James J. 

Professor
Lyman Briggs College
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
jimsmith@msu.edu
Subject: Biology

Joel E. Greengiant Learns About Peas: From Nucleotides to Selection

The Evolution of Color Vision in Monkeys: From Nucleotides to Ecology


Sohoni, Sohum 

Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078
sohum.sohoni@okstate.edu
Subject: Computer Engineering

March 7, 2017: The Day the Microprocessors Died


Soja, Constance M. 

Professor
Department of Geology
Colgate University
Hamilton, New York 13346
csoja@colgate.edu
Subject: Earth Sciences

Should Dinosaurs Be Cloned from Ancient DNA?


Spierer, David K. 

Assistant Professor of Sports Sciences
School of Health Professions
Long Island University–Brooklyn Campus
Brooklyn, New York 11201
david.spierer@liu.edu
Subject: Health Professions

Inactive Brains: An Interrupted Case Study


Stabler, Thomas R. 

Laboratory Director
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Canisius College
Buffalo, New York 14208
stabler@canisius.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Ethanol or Biodiesel?: A Systems Analysis Decision

Mystery in Alaska: Why Have All the Sea Lions Gone?


Stamper, Debra L. 

Instructor of Orthopedic Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
dstamper@partners.org
Subject: Biology

Sickle Cell Anemia


Stanford, Alice M. 

Associate Professor
Division of Science and Mathematics
University of the Virgin Islands
St. Thomas, Virgin Islands 00802
astanfo@uvi.edu
Subject: Biology

Living With Her Genes: Early Onset Familial Alzheimer's Disease


Stanger-Hall, Kathrin F. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Plant Biology
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602
ksh@uga.edu
Subject: Biology

The Case of the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker: The Scientific Process and How it Relates to Everyday Life


Stein, Daniel C. 

Professor
Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742
dcstein@umd.edu

Cow of the Future: Genetically Engineering a Microbe to Reduce Bovine Methane Emissions


Steinmetz, Jeffrey A. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Francis Marion University
Florence, South Carolina 29502
jsteinmetz@fmarion.edu
Subject: Biology

One Glass for Two People: A Case of Water Use Rights in the Eastern United States


Stephens, Philip J. 

Professor
Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085
phil.stephens@villanova.edu
Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

A Pain in the Gut: A Case Study in Gastric Physiology

Anyone Who Had a Heart: A Case Study in Physiology

Driving Can Be Dangerous to Your Health: An Interrupted Case Study in Physiology

Facing the Pain: An Interrupted Case Study in Physiology

How Do Scallops Swim?

It's Like Pulling Teeth: A Case Study in Physiology

I've Fallen Over and I Can't Get Up

Keeping up with the Joneses: A Case Study in Human Physiology

Lee Family Problems: The Yin and Yang of Membrane Physiology

Taking It on the Chin: A Case Study on the Nervous System

The Ice Hockey Injury: An Interrupted Case Study

The Soccer Mom: A Case Study on the Nervous System

The Soccer Mom: Hebrew Translation

The Tired Swimmer: A Case Study on the Nervous System


Stevenson, Clinton 

Assistant Professor
Department of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, North Carolina 27695
cdsteve3@ncsu.edu
Subject: Food Science / Statistics

Packing Pickles: Picking and Performing a Statistical Test


Stewart, Richard C. 

Associate Professor
Department of Cell Biology & Molecular Genetics
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742
alec@umd.edu
Subject: Microbiology

Cow of the Future: Genetically Engineering a Microbe to Reduce Bovine Methane Emissions

ELVIS Meltdown!: Microbiology Concepts of Culture, Growth, and Metabolism


Steyermark, Anthony C. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, Minnesota 55105
acsteyermark@stthomas.edu
Subject: Biology

It Was a Hot August Afternoon...


Stonefoot, Sarah G. 

Visiting Assistant Professor of Photography & New Media
Department of Art & Art History
Beloit College
Beloit, Wisconsin 53511
stonefos@beloit.edu

A Need for Needles - Acupuncture: Does it Really Work?

Extrasensory Perception: Pseudoscience?: A Battle at the Edge of Science

Salamander Superpowers: A Question of Regeneration


Stopper, Geffrey F. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Sacred Heart University
Fairfield, Connecticut 06825
stopperg@sacredheart.edu
Subject: Biology

Mathematics in Conservation: The Case of the Endangered Florida Panther


Strasser, M. Elizabeth 

Professor
Department of Anthropology
Sacramento State
Sacramento, California 95819-6106
strasser@saclink.csus.edu
Subject: Anthropology

The Missing Link


Strong, Nathan 

Professor
Biological Sciences / Chemistry Department
New Hampshire Technical Institute
Concord, New Hampshire 03301-7412
nstrong@ccsnh.edu
Subject: Biology

The 2000-Meter Row: A Case in Homeostasis


Stubblefield, Phoebe R. 

Director of Forensic Science Program
Department of Anthropology
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202-8374
phoebe.stubblefield@und.edu
Subject: Anthropology

What Do We Tell the Sheriff?: Determining Minimum Numbers of Individuals (MNI) for a Scatter of Human Bones


Suter, Jordan F. 

Assistant Professor
Economics & Environmental Studies
Oberlin College
Oberlin, Ohio 44074
jordan.suter@oberlin.edu

Cooling Off a Warming Planet: Analyzing the Tradeoffs in Policies for Climate Change


Tallmadge, Weslene T. 

Associate Professor
Chemistry Department
Gannon University
Erie, Pennsylvania 16541
tallmadge@gannon.edu

Oh, What a Difference a Carbon Can Make!


Tan, Siu-Lu  

Psychology Department
Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006


Stereotype Threat and Recommendations for Overcoming It: A Teaching Case Study


Tande, Brian 

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202
briantande@mail.und.edu
Subject: Engineering

A Tale of Two Houses: A Case Study in Heat Transfer


Tanner, Dawn R. 

Teaching Specialist
Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology
University of Minnesota
St. Paul, Minnesota 55108
tann0042@umn.edu

Restoring Resilience: Changing the Landscape Legacy in Patagonia


Tarnvik, Arne 

Professor
Department of Infectious Diseases
Umea University
SE-90187, Umea, Sweden
arne.tarnvik@infdis.umu.se
Subject: Medicine

The Haemophilus Vaccine: A Victory for Immunologic Engineering


Taylor, Ann T.S. 

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Wabash College
Crawfordsville, Indiana 47933
taylora@wabash.edu
Subject: Chemistry

One Headache After Another: Biochemistry Edition

One Headache After Another: Physiology Edition

The Case of the Tainted Taco Shells: Advanced Edition

The Case of the Tainted Taco Shells: General Edition


Telleen, Steven L. 

Professor
Biology Department
San Joaquin Delta College
Stockton, California 95207
stelleen@deltacollege.edu

Resistance Is Futile, Or is It? The Clicker Version


Tessmer, Michael 

Associate Professor
Chemistry Department
Southwestern College
Winfield, Kansas 67156
mtessmer@sckans.edu
Subject: Chemistry

PCBs in the Last Frontier: A Case Study on the Scientific Method

The Art of a Deal: A Kyoto Protocol Simulation


Theel, Kelly 

Graduate Student Assistant
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, California 92521

Subject: Chemistry

Liquid Coal: Producing Liquid Fuel from Non-Petroleum Sources


Tichenor, Linda L. 

Associate Professor
Biology Department
University of Arkansas at Fort Smith
Fort Smith, Arkansas 72913-3649
lticheno@uafortsmith.edu
Subject: Biology

Mother's Milk Cures Cancer?: Researchers Deliberate Over Whether to Publish


Tillman, Elethia W. 

Lecturer
Department of Biology
Spelman College
Atlanta, Georgia 30331
etillman@spelman.edu
Subject: Biology / Anatomy / Physiology

An Unusual Case of Animal Reproduction


Timson, Benjamin F. 

Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Missouri State University
Springfield, Missouri 65897
bentimson@missouristate.edu
Subject: Anatomy/Physiology

Why Does Grandpa Ignore Grandma?: A Case Study in Hearing Loss


Tischler, Monica L. 

Professor
Department of Biological Science
Bendectine University
Lisle, Illinois 60532
mtischler@ben.edu
Subject: Biology

Tougher Plants: Beating Stress by Protecting Photosynthesis in Genetically Modified Plants


Titus, Albert 

Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260
ahtitus@buffalo.edu
Subject: Engineering

Lost in Space: A Case Study in Engineering Problem-Solving


Tobias, Shoshana 

Former Student
Department of Biological Sciences
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260


The Dating Game: A Case Study in Human Evolution


Tockes, Kaleigh A. 

Undergraduate Student
Department of Biology
Bradley University
Peoria, Illinois 61625

Subject: Biology

A Devil of a Disease


Toepfer, Conrad 

Associate Professor of Biology
Department of Mathematics & Natural Sciences
Brescia University
Owensboro, Kentucky 42301
conrad.toepfer@brescia.edu
Subject: Ecology / Environment

Disappearing Marine Iguanas: A Case of Population Collapse


Train, Tonya Laakko 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
Elon University
Elon, North Carolina 27244
ttrain@elon.edu
Subject: Biology

Holes in the Matter: A Case of Prion Disease

Yvette's Brave Battle


Trussell, Cindy 

Assistant Professor
Natural Sciences
Kodiak College / University of Alaska Anchorage
Kodiak, Alaska 99615
ctrussell@kodiak.alaska.edu
Subject: Biology

When Drug Sales and Science Collide


Urquhart, Gerald 

Assistant Professor
Lyman Briggs School of Science
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan 48824-1316
urquhar5@msu.edu
Subject: Biology

A Can of Bull: Do Energy Drinks Really Provide a Source of Energy?


Vail, Stephanie 

Former Student
School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260


Little Mito: The Story of Where He Came From


Vaz, Geraldine S. 

Attending Physician
Ambulatory Care Department
Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
Jamaica, New York 11418

Subject: Medicine

A Case of Respiratory Distress

A Light Lunch?: A Case in Calorie Counting


Vaz, Sharon A. 

Genetics Education Coordinator
Department of Health
State of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 731117
sharonav@health.ok.gov
Subject: Genetics

A Case of Respiratory Distress


Vessey, Kristin B. 

Faculty Emeritus
Department of Biological Sciences
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, Ohio 43403

Subject: Ecology / Environment

Salton, A Sea of Controversy


Wade, Andrea C. 

Dean of Health Sciences
Health Sciences Division / Distance Learning
Broome Community College
Binghamton, New York 13902
wade_a@sunybroome.edu
Subject: Microbiology

The Case of the Newborn Nightmare


Wagner, Gail E. 

Associate Professor
Department of Anthropology and Associated Faculty, Environment and Sustainability Program
University of South Carolina, Columbia
Columbia, South Carolina 29208
gail.wagner@sc.edu
Subject: Environment / Anthropology

Of Silt and Ancient Voices: Water and the Zuni Land and People


Walczak, Mary 

Professor
Chemistry Department
St. Olaf College
Northfield, Minnesota 55057
walczak@stolaf.edu
Subject: Chemistry

A Case in Point: From Active Learning to the Job Market

The Benign Hamburger


Walser-Kuntz, Debby 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Carleton College
Northfield, Minnesota 55057
dwalser@carleton.edu
Subject: Biology

SNPs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails, and That's What People Are Made Of: A Case Study on Genome Privacy

Too Many B Cells: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and the Role of Flow Cytometry


Walsh, Linda 

Associate Professor
Psychology Department
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, Iowa 50614-0505
walsh@uni.edu
Subject: Psychology

Are You Blue? What Can You Do?: A Case Study on Treatment Options for Depression


Walton, Kristen L.W. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Missouri Western State University
St. Joseph, Missouri 64507
kwalton1@missouriwestern.edu
Subject: Biology

The Case of Baby Joe: Chronic Infections in an Infant


Wang, Diane R. 

Lab Technician
Biology, Plant Breeding and Genetics
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York 14853
drw44@cornell.edu

Cooking Under Pressure: Applying the Ideal Gas Law in the Kitchen

Dust to Dust: The Carbon Cycle

Sweet Truth: Not All Carbohydrates Are Alike


Wang, Grace A. 

Associate Professor
Department of Environmental Studies
Huxley College of the Environment
Western Washington University
Bellingham, Washington 98225
Subject: Ecology / Environment

The Bear Facts: Grizzly Recovery in the Bitterroot Ecosystem


Washington, Jacqueline 

Associate Professor of Biology / Chair
Department of Biology and Chemistry
Nyack College
Nyack, New York 10960
jacqueline.washington@nyack.edu
Subject: Biology

A Sickeningly Sweet Baby Boy: A Case Study of Recessive Inheritance in Inbred Populations


Watson, Cheryl L. 

Professor
Biological Sciences
Central Connecticut State University
New Britain, Connecticut 06053
watsonc@ccsu.edu
Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

It Takes a Lot of Nerve: A Two-Level Case Study Design to Teach the Physiology of the Nervous System


Welsh, Paul 

Instructor
Science Department
Singapore American School
Singapore 738547
pwelsh@sas.edu.sg
Subject: Biology

Two Peas in a Pod: A Case of Questionable Twins


Werner, Robert J. 

Professor
Geography Department
University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, Minnesota 55105-1096
rjwerner@stthomas.edu
Subject: Geography

Hyperinflation: What Zimbabwe Can Teach Us


White, Peter J.T. 

Visiting Instructor
Lyman Briggs College
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
pwhite@msu.edu
Subject: Biology

Joel E. Greengiant Learns About Peas: From Nucleotides to Selection

The Evolution of Color Vision in Monkeys: From Nucleotides to Ecology


Williams, Cheylena 

Undergraduate Student
School of Natural Sciences / Biological Sciences
Kean University
Union, New Jersey 07083


Diagnosis of a Congenital Disorder


Williams, Sandra 

Instructor
Community/Mental Health Nursing
College of Nursing
University of South Alabama–Springhill Campus
Mobile, Alabama 36604

Subject: Nursing

Inactive Brains: An Interrupted Case Study


Wilson, Chester 

Laboratory Coordinator and Instructor
Department of Biology
University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, Minnesota 55105
c9wilson@stthomas.edu
Subject: Biology

I'm Looking Over a White-Striped Clover: A Natural Selection Case


Wilson, Kristy J. 

Assistant Professor
School of Mathematics and Sciences
Marian University
Indianapolis, Indiana 46222
kjwilson@marian.edu
Subject: Biology

Diabetes and Insulin Signaling

Super Bug: Antibiotics and Evolution


Wisniewski, Angela 

Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine and Pharmacy Practice
University at Buffalo
Amherst, New York 14260
amw25@buffalo.edu
Subject: Pharmacy

Sometimes Less is Better: The Treatment of Thromboembolism


Withey, John C. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Florida International University
Miami, Florida 33143
jwithey@fiu.edu
Subject: Biology / Ecology

Does the Matrix Matter?: Testing the Influence of Matrix Type on Bird Responses to Forest Fragmentation


Wojiski, Sarah A. 

Assistant Professor of Biology
School of Arts and Sciences
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
sarah.wojiski@mcphs.edu
Subject: Biology

Identical Twins, Identical Fates?: An Introduction to Epigenetics


Wood, Bonnie S. 

Professor Emerita of Biology
Department of Math and Science
University of Maine at Presque Isle
Presque Isle, Maine 04769
bonnie.s.wood@umpi.edu
Subject: Biology

Gender: In the Genes or in the Jeans?: A Case Study on Sexual Differentiation

The Buzz about Colony Collapse Disorder: Causes, Effects, and Cures


Wood, Troy D. 

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260-3000
twood@buffalo.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Is a Mars Sample Return Mission Too Risky?: A Public Hearing Case Study


Woods, Caitlyn 

Department of Biology
Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085


Taking It on the Chin: A Case Study on the Nervous System


Wooten, Leslie G. 

Assistant Professor
Biology Department
Tallahassee Community College
Tallahassee, Florida 32304
wootenl@tcc.fl.edu
Subject: Biology

Am I a Girl, or a Boy?: An Unusual Case of Ambiguous Gender

It’s All Greek to Me: Genetics Edition

It's All Greek to Me: Physiology Edition


Wright, Ann W. 

Professor
Department of Biology
Canisius College
Buffalo, New York 14208
wrighta@canisius.edu
Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

A Friend in Need is a Friend Indeed: A Case Study on Human Respiratory Physiology


Wygal, Deborah D. 

Professor
Biology Department
St. Catherine University
St. Paul, Minnesota 55105
ddwygal@stkate.edu
Subject: Biology

Living With Her Genes: Early Onset Familial Alzheimer's Disease


Yaich, Lauren E. 

Associate Professor / Chair
Division of Biological and Health Sciences
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
Bradford, Pennsylvania 16701
yaich@pitt.edu
Subject: Biology

Sonic Hedgehog: Genetic Abnormalities and Tissue Donations

Stem Cells: Promises to Keep?


Yang, Li-hsuan 

Assistant Professor of Science Education
Department of Education
University of Michigan—Flint
Flint, MIichigan 48502
lihsuan@umflint.edu
Subject: Science Education

A Cool Glass of Water


Yee, Gordon T. 

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
gyee@vt.edu
Subject: Chemistry

An Adventure in Stereochemistry: Alice in Mirror Image Land


Yee, William 

Student
College of Arts and Science
New York University
New York, New York 10012


Bonding with the Tutor: How to Stick Together in Chemistry


York, Dianne W. 

Technical Training Specialist 2
Siemens Diagnostic Healthcare
Newark, Delaware 19702
dwyork12@yahoo.com
Subject: Biology

Newsflash! Transport Proteins on Strike!


Young, Michael C. 

PhD Graduate
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, California 92521
myoun010@ucr.edu@ucr.edu
Subject: Chemistry

Chirality and the Origins of Life: A Case Study in Organic Chemistry


Zales, Charlotte R. 

Associate Professor
Education Department
Moravian College
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018
crzales@moravian.edu
Subject: Science Education

Genetic Testing and Breast Cancer: Is a Little Knowledge a Dangerous Thing?


Zavrel, Erik 

MS/PhD Candidate
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York 14853
eaz29@cornell.edu
Subject: Engineering

Sex and Vaccination

To Boldly Go, or Not: A Public Hearing Case Study


Zayaitz, Anne 

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Kutztown University
Kutztown, Pennsylvania 19530
zayaitz@kutztown.edu
Subject: Biology

A Sickeningly Sweet Baby Boy: A Case Study of Recessive Inheritance in Inbred Populations


Zehnder, Caralyn B. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological & Environmental Sciences
Georgia College & State University
Milledgeville, Georgia 31061
caralyn.zehnder@gcsu.edu
Subject: Biology / Environmental Science

Tuna for Lunch?: A Case Study Examining Mercury Bioaccumulation and Biomagnification


Zhou, Jianli 

Graduate Research Assistant
Department of Plant Biology
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602
zhjianli@uga.edu

FOXP2 and Speech: A Gene Expression Case


Zimmerman, Scott D. 

Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Missouri State University
Springfield, Missouri 65897
scottzimmerman@missouristate.edu
Subject: Anatomy/Physiology

The Raelians: Visionary Science or Quackery?

Why Does Grandpa Ignore Grandma?: A Case Study in Hearing Loss


Zollars, Harry M. 

PharmD Candidate
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-2000
hmzollars@gmail.com
Subject: Pharmacy / Pharmacology

East Meets West: An Infectious Disease Case


Zubairi, Junaid Ahmed 

Associate Professor
Department of Math and Computer Science
SUNY Fredonia
Fredonia, New York 14063
zubairi@cs.fredonia.edu
Subject: Computer Science

To Test or Not to Test: A Case Study on Ethics in Computing