Attractive and clear approach to the study of complex topics and theories of microbiology
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about the author
Gerard J. Tortora is a professor of biology and teaches microbiology, human 9780321929150 anatomy, and physiology at Bergen Community College in Paramus, New Jersey. He received a master’s degree in biology from Montclair State College in 1965. He is a member of numerous biological / microbiological organizations, including the American Society of Microbiology (ASM), the Society of Human Anatomy and Physiology (HAPS), and the American Association for the Development of Science (AAAS). ), The National Education Association (NEA), the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA), and the Metropolitan Association of College and University Biologists (MACUB). Jerry is the author of several biology textbooks. In 1995, he was selected as one of the best faculty teachers at the Bergen Community College and was named a scientist for outstanding abilities. In 1996
Berdell R. Funke holds a Ph.D., a Master of Science, and a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Kansas State University. He spent his professional years as a professor of microbiology at the University of North Dakota. He taught introductory microbiology, including laboratory studies, general microbiology, food microbiology, soil microbiology, clinical parasitology, and pathogenic microbiology. As a fellow at the North Dakota Experimental Station, he has published numerous articles on soil microbiology and food microbiology.
Christine L. Keyes is a registered microbiologist and professor of microbiology at Skyline College in San Bruno, California, where she has taught for the past 44 years. She got her EdD. in the curriculum and teaching at New Southeast University and her master’s degree in microbiology at San Francisco State University. She was the director of the Society for Industrial Microbiology (SIM). She has received awards from distinguished educators from ASM and California Hayward. In addition to teaching, Chris regularly contributes to professional literature, develops innovative teaching methods and maintains a personal and professional commitment to the preservation and importance of science in society. Chris is also an avid photographer, and many of her photographs appear in this book.