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Interdisciplinary Quantitative Reasoning in Biology Education, John R. Jungck

Interdisciplinary Quantitative Reasoning in Biology Education, John R. Jungck

By In Leadership Program, Leadership Program 2014 On February 27, 2015


John R. Jungck is the Mead Chair of the Sciences and Professor of Biology at Beloit College. In 1986, he co-founded the BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium. He is also Chair of the Education Committee of the Society for Mathematical Biology.

The BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium (BQCC) is a community of scientists, educators, and learners of all ages who are interested in supporting biology education that reflects realistic scientific practices. It is a national consortium of over a hundred college biology educators and computer software developers who are producing biological curricular materials and promoting curricular reform across the nation with thousands of professors.

BioQUEST has a 25+ year history of educational innovation emphasizing effective uses of inquiry, technology, and participatory models of curriculum development.

John Jungck was one of the mentors during the Leadership Program 2014, here is a video of one of his talk: