Current Semester Graduate Courses

*Please check current course catalog at the Registrar website for most up-to-date course list

Spring 2022

A maximum of 4 credit hours may be applied toward the Biology major. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: Brown Bag Research Seminar
00133914

W 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 100

Web Enhanced - Topics
Moses J Michelsohn - mmichelsohn@unm.edu127
Fees: $5
T: Invert Immunoparasitology
00234339


Topics
Coenraad M Adema - coenadem@unm.edu19
Fees: $5
T: Insect Symbiosis & Genomics
00334176TopicsEllen O Martinson - emartinson@unm.edu1 TO 36
Fees: $5
T: Alpine Plant Diversity
00455606


Topics
Hannah E Marx - hmarx@unm.edu19
Fees: $5
T: Ecosystems Ecology
00539393


Topics
Marcy E Litvak - mlitvak@unm.edu18
Fees: $5
T: Amphibian & Reptile Biodiv
00655608


Topics
Lisa N Barrow - lnbarrow@unm.edu16
Fees: $5
T: Current Lit in Symbiosis
00753533


Topics
Vincent G Martinson - vmartinson@unm.edu1 TO 35
Fees: $5
T: Computational Biology
00855616


Topics
Davorka Gulisija - dgulisija@unm.edu17
Fees: $5
T: Immunology Discussion
00937299

M 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Topics
Eric Y Denkers - edenkers@salud.unm.edu18
Fees: $5
T: Global Change & Forests
01042688


Topics
Matthew D Hurteau - mhurteau@unm.edu18
Fees: $5
T: Evoltnary Ecol of Mutalism
01136927


Topics
Jennifer A Rudgers - jrudgers@unm.edu1 Section Full
Fees: $5
T: Systematics Discusn Group
01249695


Topics
Michael J Andersen - mjandersen@unm.edu19
Fees: $5
T: Ecological Genetics
01337173


Topics
Kenneth Whitney - whitneyk@unm.edu17
Fees: $5
T: Research Ethics
01545376

T 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 232

Topics
William L Gannon - wgannon@unm.edu119
Fees: $5
T: Biology BLOG
01636229

F 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 1424

Topics
Felisa A Smith - fasmith@unm.edu18
Fees: $5
T: Animal Phys Ecol
01734612TopicsBlair O Wolf - wolf@unm.edu125
Fees: $5
T: Museum Science Colloquium
01856865

T 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 107

Web Enhanced - Topics
Christopher C Witt - cwitt@unm.edu116
Fees: $5
T: Math-Theory Ecology
01936855


Topics
Helen J Wearing - hwearing@unm.edu110
Fees: $5
T: Immunology Letters
02053948


Topics
Robert D Miller - rdmiller@unm.edu17
Fees: $5
T: PREP Research & Integrity
02146527

T 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 258

Topics
Alexis L Kaminsky - akaminsk@unm.edu110
Fees: $5
T: LAAW: Creative Production
02257035

F 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Art 304

Topics
Staff 31
Fees: $382.5
T: Photosynthesis
02336924


Topics
David T Hanson - dthanson@unm.edu19
Fees: $5
T: Aridland Ecology
02439396


Topics
Scott L Collins - scollins@unm.edu14
Fees: $5
T: Arthropod Discussion
02554003


Topics
Kelly B Miller - kbmiller@unm.edu110
Fees: $5
T: Herpetology Collection Res
02636301


Topics
Jacek T Giermakowski - tomas@unm.edu110
Fees: $5
T: Ecol & Evolution of Fishes
02737174


Topics
Thomas F Turner - turnert@unm.edu19
Fees: $5
T: SEV Data Analysis
CANCELED
028
44398Topics Staff 13
Fees: $5
T: Fungal Biology
02938313


Web Enhanced - Topics
Donald O Natvig - dnatvig@unm.eduJennifer Anne Rudgers - jrudgers@unm.eduDonald Lee Taylor - fflt@unm.edu19
Fees: $5
T: Paleoecology-Macroecology
03036158

F 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 1424

Topics
Felisa A Smith - fasmith@unm.edu1 Section Full
Fees: $5
T: Stable Isotope Sem
03145361

M 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Northrop Hall (Earth&Plan Sci) 340

Topics
Zachary D Sharp - zsharp@unm.edu110
Fees: $5
T: Avian Sci Specimen Prep
03239461


Topics
Christopher C Witt - cwitt@unm.edu16
Fees: $5
T: Developmental Neurobiology
03354018


Topics
Mubarak Hussain Syed - syedm@unm.edu19
Fees: $5
T: LAAW: Field Investigations
03457042

Off Campus - Albuquerque ONE

Topics
Jeanette L Hart-Mann - hartmann@unm.edu31
Fees: $382.5
T: Entering Mentoring in STEM
03557324


Topics
Cristina D Takacs - cvesbach@unm.edu1 TO 34
Fees: $5
T: UGrad Research Experience
03657480


Topics
Kelly A Howe - khowe@unm.edu1 TO 310
Fees: $5
T: Mammal Sci Prep
03738017

R 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Cons for Env Rsrch, Info & Art 237

Topics
Joseph A Cook - cookjose@unm.edu110
Fees: $5
T: Mammal Sci Prep II
03849759


Topics
Joseph A Cook - cookjose@unm.edu1 TO 39
Fees: $5
T: Writing Clearly for Biology
03957323


Topics
Eva Stricker - evadr@unm.edu17
Fees: $5
T: NeuroDeGen Journal Club
04057408


Topics
Mubarak Hussain Syed - syedm@unm.edu19
T: Sevilleta LTER Research
04157712


Topics
Jennifer A Rudgers - jrudgers@unm.edu17
Fees: $5
T: Current Lit in Microecology
04434610TopicsCristina D Takacs - cvesbach@unm.edu1 TO 310
Fees: $5
T: Molecular Systematic Disc
04535801


Topics
Christopher C Witt - cwitt@unm.edu110
Fees: $5
T: Museomics
05344529


Topics
Joseph A Cook - cookjose@unm.edu1 TO 34
Fees: $5

Continually changing selection of sections that satisfy upper-division Physiology breadth requirement. Prerequisite: 304 and 304L. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: Advanced Immunology
00153530

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 53

Web Enhanced - Topics
Irene Salinas - isalinas@unm.edu32
T: Physiological Ecology
01754407

W 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 53

Topics
Blair O Wolf - wolf@unm.edu36

Continually changing selection of sections that satisfy upper-division Ecology/Evolution breadth requirement. Prerequisite: 304 and 304L. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: Ecology
00152902

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 55

Web Enhanced - Topics
Scott L Collins - scollins@unm.edu313
T: Comp Genetics & Evolution
00255579

MF 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 107

Web Enhanced - Topics
Davorka Gulisija - dgulisija@unm.edu34
T: Evolution
00355581

WF 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Cons for Env Rsrch, Info & Art 337

Topics
Kenneth Whitney - whitneyk@unm.edu3 Section Full
T: Plant-Microbe Interactions
00455583

MW 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 107

Web Enhanced - Topics
Donald L Taylor - fflt@unm.edu37

A large-scale statistical approach to study the abundance, distribution and diversity of organisms.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00154004

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 258

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Felisa A Smith - fasmith@unm.edu311

Continually changing selections of sections that satisfy upper division Interdisciplinary breadth requirement. Prerequisite: 304 and 304L. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: Ecosystem Dynamics
00256446

W 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 57

Topics
Marcy E Litvak - mlitvak@unm.edu36
T: Wrtng for Pub-Natural Sci
00356453

MW 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 51

F 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Hybrid - Topics
Julianne N Engberg - newmark@unm.edu310
T: Evolution of Religiosity
00448932

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 107

Web Enhanced - Topics
Paul J Watson - pwatson@unm.edu33
T: Bio Art and Design Lab
00948726

W 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Ctr for Advanced Research&Comp 1211

Web Enhanced - Topics
Andrea Polli - apolli@unm.edu31
T: Biology Toolbox
01149395

M 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 57

Topics
Jennifer A Rudgers - jrudgers@unm.edu31

Principles of toxicology; pharmacology and biotransformation of xenobiotics. Mechanism of action, medical uses, and evolutionary ecology of biological toxins. Prerequisite: 304 and 304L.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00138630

W 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Science Math Learning Center 102

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Eric C Toolson - toolson@unm.edu31

Individual research into an area proposed by the student and conducted under the direction of a faculty member.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00129924Independent StudyCoenraad M Adema - coenadem@unm.edu1 TO 1224
00329926Independent Study Staff 1 TO 1225
00440274


Independent Study
Michael J Andersen - mjandersen@unm.edu1 TO 1223
00542691


Independent Study
Davorka Gulisija - dgulisija@unm.edu1 TO 1223
00629927Independent StudyScott L Collins - scollins@unm.edu1 TO 1222
00729928


Independent Study
Joseph A Cook - cookjose@unm.edu1 TO 1222
00829930Independent StudyEric Y Denkers - edenkers@salud.unm.edu1 TO 1223
00929931Independent StudyDavorka Gulisija - dgulisija@unm.edu1 TO 1225
01129934Independent StudyDavid T Hanson - dthanson@unm.edu1 TO 1224
01240275


Independent Study
Matthew D Hurteau - mhurteau@unm.edu1 TO 1225
01429935Independent StudyMarcy E Litvak - mlitvak@unm.edu1 TO 1225
01729938Independent StudyHannah E Marx - hmarx@unm.edu1 TO 1224
01829933Independent StudyKelly B Miller - kbmiller@unm.edu1 TO 1224
01929939Independent StudyRobert D Miller - rdmiller@unm.edu1 TO 1223
02129941Independent StudyDonald O Natvig - dnatvig@unm.edu1 TO 1225
02229942Independent StudyKenneth Whitney - whitneyk@unm.edu1 TO 1224
02329943Independent StudyWilliam T Pockman - pockman@unm.edu1 TO 1224
02429944Independent StudySteven Poe - anolis@unm.edu1 TO 1225
02629946Independent StudyFelisa A Smith - fasmith@unm.edu1 TO 1223
02729955Independent StudyMubarak Hussain Syed - syedm@unm.edu1 TO 1223
02929948Independent StudyCristina D Takacs - cvesbach@unm.edu1 TO 1224
03129950Independent StudyEric C Toolson - toolson@unm.edu1 TO 1225
03229951Independent StudyThomas F Turner - turnert@unm.edu1 TO 1225
03529964Independent StudyChristopher C Witt - cwitt@unm.edu1 TO 1223
03629953Independent StudyBlair O Wolf - wolf@unm.edu1 TO 1223
03729929Independent StudyIrene Salinas - isalinas@unm.edu1 TO 1224
03829932Independent StudyBen Hanelt - bhanelt@unm.edu1 TO 1225
04035407Independent StudyHelen J Wearing - hwearing@unm.edu1 TO 1210
04136750


Independent Study
Rebecca J Bixby - bbixby@unm.edu1 TO 1225
04241024


Independent Study
Donald L Taylor - fflt@unm.edu1 TO 1224
04329961Independent StudySeth D Newsome - newsome@unm.edu1 TO 1225
04529958Independent StudyWilliam L Gannon - wgannon@unm.edu1 TO 1225
04635198Independent StudyKelly A Howe - khowe@unm.edu1 TO 12 Section Full
04847106


Independent Study
Christopher A Johnston - johnstca@unm.edu1 TO 1224
05029963Independent StudyDiana E Northup - dnorthup@unm.edu1 TO 1225
05129954Independent StudyEsteban H Muldavin - muldavin@unm.edu1 TO 1225
05229956Independent StudyPaul J Watson - pwatson@unm.edu1 TO 1225
05329957Independent StudyLisa N Barrow - lnbarrow@unm.edu1 TO 1223
05435839Independent StudyEllen O Martinson - emartinson@unm.edu1 TO 129
05538245


Independent Study
Vincent G Martinson - vmartinson@unm.edu1 TO 1223
05637176


Independent Study
Jennifer A Rudgers - jrudgers@unm.edu1 TO 1222
05737177


Independent Study
Christopher A Johnston - johnstca@unm.edu1 TO 1225
05837178


Independent Study
Thomas L Kennedy - tkennedy@unm.edu1 TO 1225
05941707


Independent Study
David J Van Horn - vanhorn@unm.edu1 TO 1225
06041708


Independent Study
Staff 1 TO 1225
06147062


Independent Study
Seth D Newsome - newsome@unm.edu1 TO 129
06249807


Independent Study
Vincent G Martinson - vmartinson@unm.edu1 TO 1225

Immunoglobulin structure, antigen-antibody reactions, immunity and hypersensitivity; experimental approach will be emphasized. Three lectures.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00145350

TR 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Dane Smith Hall 125

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Robert D Miller - rdmiller@unm.edu34
Fees: $5

Systematics, reproduction and ecology of fungi. Biology of economically and medically important fungi, and the roles of introduced fungi in shaping human history and natural environments. Prerequisite: 304 and 304L.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00156867

MWF 10:00 AM - 11:10 AM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 41

Web Enhanced - Combined Lecture/Lab
Donald O Natvig - dnatvig@unm.edu41

Application of mathematics to models of biological systems, from genes to communities. Emphasis placed on broadly-applicable concepts and qualitative solution techniques. Laboratory exercises introduce students to MATLAB programming. Prerequisite: (MATH 1430 and MATH 1440) or (MATH 1512 and MATH 1522).

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00252911

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Castetter Hall (Biology) 107

Web Enhanced - Combined Lecture/Lab
Helen J Wearing - hwearing@unm.edu32

Faculty-supervised investigative study that results in the development and writing of a master’s thesis. Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00130438ThesisCoenraad M Adema - coenadem@unm.edu1 TO 625
00339934


*Thesis/Dissertation
Michael J Andersen - mjandersen@unm.edu1 TO 625
00542692


*Thesis/Dissertation
Lisa N Barrow - lnbarrow@unm.edu1 TO 625
00630440ThesisScott L Collins - scollins@unm.edu1 TO 624
00735006ThesisJoseph A Cook - cookjose@unm.edu1 TO 623
00830443ThesisEric Y Denkers - edenkers@salud.unm.edu1 TO 625
00930445ThesisDavorka Gulisija - dgulisija@unm.edu1 TO 625
01130449ThesisDavid T Hanson - dthanson@unm.edu1 TO 623
01239936


Thesis
Matthew D Hurteau - mhurteau@unm.edu1 TO 623
01430450ThesisMarcy E Litvak - mlitvak@unm.edu1 TO 623
01730453ThesisHannah E Marx - hmarx@unm.edu1 TO 625
01830448ThesisKelly B Miller - kbmiller@unm.edu1 TO 625
01930454ThesisRobert D Miller - rdmiller@unm.edu1 TO 625
02030455ThesisEllen O Martinson - emartinson@unm.edu1 TO 625
02130457ThesisDonald O Natvig - dnatvig@unm.edu1 TO 624
02330458ThesisWilliam T Pockman - pockman@unm.edu1 TO 625
02430459ThesisSteven Poe - anolis@unm.edu1 TO 625
02630468ThesisFelisa A Smith - fasmith@unm.edu1 TO 625
02730462ThesisMubarak Hussain Syed - syedm@unm.edu1 TO 625
02830463ThesisStephen A Stricker - sstr@unm.edu1 TO 625
02930464ThesisCristina D Takacs - cvesbach@unm.edu1 TO 625
03030465ThesisVincent G Martinson - vmartinson@unm.edu1 TO 625
03130466ThesisEric C Toolson - toolson@unm.edu1 TO 625
03230467ThesisThomas F Turner - turnert@unm.edu1 TO 625
03330469ThesisDonald L Taylor - fflt@unm.edu1 TO 625
03530472ThesisChristopher C Witt - cwitt@unm.edu1 TO 624
03630471ThesisBlair O Wolf - wolf@unm.edu1 TO 623
03735491ThesisThomas L Kennedy - tkennedy@unm.edu1 TO 625
03830447ThesisIrene Salinas - isalinas@unm.edu1 TO 625
04035405ThesisHelen J Wearing - hwearing@unm.edu1 TO 610
04138617


*Thesis/Dissertation
Ben Hanelt - bhanelt@unm.edu1 TO 610
04337179


Thesis
Jennifer A Rudgers - jrudgers@unm.edu1 TO 622
04437180


Thesis
Christopher A Johnston - johnstca@unm.edu1 TO 625
04537181


Thesis
Kenneth Whitney - whitneyk@unm.edu1 TO 624
04637182


Thesis
Seth D Newsome - newsome@unm.edu1 TO 624

Approval of Committee on Studies required.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00542694


Practice Experience
Staff 4 TO 825
00636340


Practice Experience
Scott L Collins - scollins@unm.edu4 TO 810
01430485Practice ExperienceMarcy E Litvak - mlitvak@unm.edu4 TO 810
02434979Practice ExperienceSteven Poe - anolis@unm.edu4 TO 810
02630481Practice ExperienceFelisa A Smith - fasmith@unm.edu4 TO 825
02730492Practice ExperienceMubarak Hussain Syed - syedm@unm.edu4 TO 825
03030495Practice ExperienceAlbert R Thornhill - rthorn@unm.edu4 TO 825
03230496Practice ExperienceThomas F Turner - turnert@unm.edu4 TO 825
03340979


Practice Experience
Donald L Taylor - fflt@unm.edu4 TO 825
04136576


Practice Experience
Irene Salinas - isalinas@unm.edu4 TO 825
04337183


Practice Experience
Jennifer A Rudgers - jrudgers@unm.edu4 TO 825
04537184


Practice Experience
Kenneth Whitney - whitneyk@unm.edu4 TO 825
04637185


Practice Experience
Seth D Newsome - newsome@unm.edu4 TO 825

Faculty-supervised investigative study that results in the development and writing of a doctoral dissertation. Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00130504DissertationCoenraad M Adema - coenadem@unm.edu3 TO 1224
00542693*Thesis/DissertationLisa N Barrow - lnbarrow@unm.edu3 TO 1225
00630505DissertationScott L Collins - scollins@unm.edu3 TO 1223
00730506DissertationJoseph A Cook - cookjose@unm.edu3 TO 1225
00830507Dissertation Staff 3 TO 1225
00930508Dissertation Staff 3 TO 1225
01030509DissertationDavorka Gulisija - dgulisija@unm.edu3 TO 1225
01130513DissertationDavid T Hanson - dthanson@unm.edu3 TO 1223
01430514DissertationMarcy E Litvak - mlitvak@unm.edu3 TO 1225
01654807


Dissertation
Ellen O Martinson - emartinson@unm.edu3 TO 125
01730517DissertationVincent G Martinson - vmartinson@unm.edu3 TO 1225
01830511DissertationKelly B Miller - kbmiller@unm.edu3 TO 1225
01930521DissertationRobert D Miller - rdmiller@unm.edu3 TO 1225
02030519DissertationHannah E Marx - hmarx@unm.edu3 TO 1225
02130522DissertationDonald O Natvig - dnatvig@unm.edu3 TO 1225
02240980


Dissertation
Donald L Taylor - fflt@unm.edu3 TO 1224
02330523DissertationWilliam T Pockman - pockman@unm.edu3 TO 1224
02430524DissertationSteven Poe - anolis@unm.edu3 TO 1224
02630532DissertationFelisa A Smith - fasmith@unm.edu3 TO 1222
02730526DissertationMubarak Hussain Syed - syedm@unm.edu3 TO 1225
02930528DissertationCristina D Takacs - cvesbach@unm.edu3 TO 1225
03130530DissertationEric C Toolson - toolson@unm.edu3 TO 1225
03230531DissertationThomas F Turner - turnert@unm.edu3 TO 1221
03330533DissertationMichael J Andersen - mjandersen@unm.edu3 TO 1223
03534829DissertationChristopher C Witt - cwitt@unm.edu3 TO 1224
03630536DissertationBlair O Wolf - wolf@unm.edu3 TO 1222
03738618


Dissertation
Eric Y Denkers - edenkers@salud.unm.edu3 TO 1225
03830510DissertationKenneth Whitney - whitneyk@unm.edu3 TO 1224
04035406DissertationHelen J Wearing - hwearing@unm.edu3 TO 1225
04136577


Dissertation
Irene Salinas - isalinas@unm.edu3 TO 1224
04337186


Dissertation
Jennifer A Rudgers - jrudgers@unm.edu3 TO 1223
04437187


Dissertation
Christopher A Johnston - johnstca@unm.edu3 TO 1225
04537188


Dissertation
Matthew D Hurteau - mhurteau@unm.edu3 TO 1223
04637189


Dissertation
Seth D Newsome - newsome@unm.edu3 TO 1224