|Assistant Professor of Science|
|Wood Science Building, 119|
|OBU Box 61772|
|500 W. University|
|Shawnee, OK 74804|
Educational Background:A.A., Hutchinson Community Junior CollegeB.S., Oklahoma Christian CollegeM.Ed., Southwestern Oklahoma State UniversityPh.D., University of Oklahoma
Courses Taught:BIOL 2354: Human Anatomy Lecture and LabBIOL 2364: Human Physiology LectureGNSC 1124: Issues in Biology Lecture and LabGNSC 3114: Issues in Physical Science LabCHEM 1124: Introduction to General and Biological Chemistry LabCHEM 1105: General Chemistry I Lab
Selected Publications and/or Professional Activities:
Research Interests:Biological Evolution EducationBiology Laboratory Curriculum Development
Science and its Methods. Presented at the University of Oklahoma Biological Field Station Pre-collegiate Program, June, 2011.
A Regional Study of the Types and Prevalence of Biological Evolution-related Misconceptions Held by Public Secondary School Biology Teachers. Presented at the Association for Research in Science Teaching International Convention, Orlando, Florida, April 5, 2011.
The Environmental Impact of the 2010 British Petroleum Deep Water Horizon Oil Spill. Presented at the Meeker Mathematics and Science Partnership Grant Workshop, August, 2010.
Biles, C., & Yates, T., (2006). Physiology Lab Manual. Boston: MA. Pearson Custom Publishing.
Yates, T. (2005). Trait Mates. In, The University of Oklahoma Sooner Science Education. (pp.179 – 204).
Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Science Education Department.
Yates, T. (2005). The A, B, O’s of Blood Type. In, The University of Oklahoma Sooner Science Education.
(pp.205 – 232). Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Science Education Department.
Memberships:National Association for Research in Science TeachingNational Association of Biology Teachers