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Biology
Faculty & Staff
Lisa Urry Lisa Urry
Gibbons-Young Chair for the Advancement of Science
Professor of Biology
Department Head of Biology
Program Head of Environmental Science, Spring

At Mills since 1994

Office: NSB 123
Phone: 510.430.2026
Email: lurry@mills.edu
View Faculty's CV

Faculty Office Hours Fall 2016
Days Time Room
M
T
and
3:00-3:50
9:00-10:00
by appointment
NSB 123


Fall 2016 Schedule
Days Time Description Room
M 09:00AM-09:50AM BIO 001
General Biology I with Lab
NSB 215
M 10:00AM-10:50AM BIO 1/1X
General Biology I with Lab
NSB 215
T 11:00AM-12:15PM COLL 80/177/177
Superheroes: Science & Culture
GSB 117
W 09:00AM-09:50AM BIO 001
General Biology I with Lab
NSB 215
W 10:00AM-10:50AM BIO 1/1X
General Biology I with Lab
NSB 215
TH 11:00AM-12:15PM COLL 80/177/177
Superheroes: Science & Culture
GSB 117
F 09:00AM-09:50AM BIO 001
General Biology I with Lab
NSB 215
F 10:00AM-10:50AM BIO 1/1X
General Biology I with Lab
NSB 215


Education
  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • BS, Tufts University
Courses Taught
  • BIO 001: General Biology
  • BIO 049: Evolution for Future Presidents
  • BIO 136: Developmental Biology
  • BIO 191: Senior Seminar
Professional Interests

Developmental biology of sea urchin embryos and larvae, cell-cell and cell-extracellular matrix interactions, science education/pedagogy

Program Information
Overview

» Faculty and Staff

Requirements

Courses
Biology Course List

Schedule of Courses for
the Current Semester


Transfer Guidelines for Science Majors
Junior Transfer Students(pdf, 17.5k)

Activities & Resources
Awards

Botanic Garden

Events

Jill Barrett Research Program

Peer Tutoring

Recent Graduates

Recent Research Internships

Special Projects
Native Plant Restoration

Contact Information

P: 510.430.3274
F: 510.430.3304
E: biology@mills.edu

Last Updated: 9/9/16