Peter Melcher

Professor, Biology
School: School of Humanities and Sciences


Email me with any questions ( about upcoming courses.

Winter Session 2024 (Jan 02 to Jan 19)

  • BIOL 10600 - Plants, People, and Food Production
    • Online and asynchronous
      • Learn about food, and how it is produced from the soil to your table. 
      • Read short readers and watch documentaries from the comfort of your home!
      • Course materials are presented in an easy-to-navigate format.  

Spring 2024

  • Communicating Biology
  • Ecophysiology
  • Fundamentals 119 Lab

Others Previously Taught:

  • Biology of Oceanic Islands
  • Biology of Sex
  • Communicating Biology
  • Ecophysiology
  • General Ecology and Lab
  • Intermediate Honors Seminar:  Alternative Futures
  • Life in the Ocean
  • Plant Physiology and Lab
  • Plants, People and Food Production 
  • Principles of Biology: Cellular and Molecular Lecture and Lab
  • Principles of Biology: Ecology and Evolution Lecture and Lab
  • Senior Seminar Series
Description of Courses

The catalog is available here.