David Matthes

Biology Teaching and Learning
College of Biological Sciences

Award Year
University Award
Distinguished Teachers Morse-Alumni
Section D

, Location 68

Professor Matthes brings a passion for biology and teaching into each of his courses. His integration of active learning and team-based learning instructional strategies into his genetics and cell biology courses has helped his students to achieve unusually high learning gains and develop professional skills needed in their careers. Professor Matthes is a national leader in the development of project-based bioinformatic and personal genome analysis courses.