Suzanne Tank

Associate Professor, Faculty of Science - Biological Sciences

Winter Term 2023 (1820)

BIOL 340 - Global Biogeochemistry

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

An introduction to biogeochemical cycles in the environment. Discusses processes and reactions governing cycles in the atmosphere, lithosphere, terrestrial ecosystems, freshwater wetlands and lakes, river estuaries, and the oceans. Outlines the global cycles of water, carbon, nitrogen, phosphorus, and sulfur. Group discussions will incorporate current topics in anthropogenic alterations of natural cycles that lead to ecosystem degradation. Prerequisites: CHEM 101 or SCI 100 and BIOL 208; MICRB 265 strongly recommended.

LECTURE B1 (48372)

2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
W 13:00 - 15:50 (T B-05)

BIOL 595 - Special Topics in Biology

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Covers specialized topics of current interest to graduate students in Biological Sciences. Consult the Department for details about current offerings. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Credit for this course may be obtained more than once.

SEMINAR B2 (48711)

2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
W 13:00 - 15:50 (T B-05)

Fall Term 2023 (1850)

BIOL 364 - Freshwater Ecology

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-1S-0)

An introduction to the ecology of freshwater ecosystems. Lectures will examine the roles of biota in ecological patterns and processes in lakes, ponds, rivers, and streams, emphasizing north-temperate and boreal regions. Seminars will focus on recent papers from the primary literature. Designed to stand-alone or to provide a biological complement to BIOL 464. Prerequisite: BIOL 208.

LECTURE A1 (81866)

2023-09-05 - 2023-12-08
MWF 13:00 - 13:50 (BS M-149)