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Biological Sciences Profiles

Robert Ballard

Program Coordinator of Online M.S. in Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences Department

Office: G22 Jordan Hall
Phone: 864-656-3579


 Educational Background

Ph.D. Botany
University of Iowa 1975

M.S. Botany
Miami University 1968

B.S. Biology
Miami University 1966

 Courses Taught

BIOL 1010 Frontiers in Biology
BIOL 8460 Understanding Plant Biology
BIOL 8480 Understanding Scientific Research


I am an Academic Advisor for the Department of Biological Sciences. I advise our undergraduates and assist students trying to change their major to Nursing. For the last 25 years, I been actively involved with outreach education. I am the graduate program coordinator for our BIOL Online Program, a non-thesis M.S. degree in Biological Sciences for science educators.