Cell Biology/JWSchmidt

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Pep Talks and Orientation[edit]

Currently (just starting out!) there is only one person, John Schmidt, who has been working on this Wikiversity learning resource.
John Schmidt has a Ph. D. in pharmacology and has published original research in journals such as

Review Article in the area of Cell Biology[edit]

Teaching Experience[edit]

John Schmidt has taught biology courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels including: Introductory Biology, Biochemistry, Developmental Biology, Cell Biology, Neurobiology, Physiology and Microbiology.

Education Philosophy[edit]

There are a few things people want to know:

  • Who we are
  • Where we come from
  • Where we are going
  • How to get there

We can make use of the tools of science to explore these issues as we work towards a coherent and unified understanding of the human condition. A good way to learn science topics is to start with the question about the world that most puzzles you. Wikiversity participants can be a guide to help a student take that first step on their personal journey of learning and then provide help as that journey continues on through the entire scope of human knowledge.

Research Interests[edit]

  • The role of synaptic adhesion proteins in learning and memory
  • The role of dis-regulated cell adhesion in cancer
  • Mathematical models of neuronal networks

Contact me[edit]

If you have a question about cell biology, leave a message at my user talk page.