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Yiben Wang

Ph.D.

Assistant Lecturer, Chemistry

(207) 602-2491

ywang7@une.edu

Decary Hall
308

Dr. Wang is part of the general chemistry and biochemistry instructional group, teaching both the lab and lecture. As an instructor, Dr. Wang's goal is to foster the development of his students' critical thinking skills so that they can become self-reliant learners. He also strives to connect chemistry to real world examples for the students in order to inspire them to understand and question all of the chemistry that occurs around them. Read More

Expertise

Biochemistry

Chemical Education

Bacterial Peptidoglycan

Mark Andrew Ward

Research Associate

(207) 563-2956

maward@midcoast.com

Decary Hall
224

Expertise

Landscape scale conservation planning

Identification of rare plant and animal species of New England

Natural community classification

Vernal pool biology

Invertebrate taxonomy (odonates

tiger beetles

and fairy shrimp)

Natural history education

John Waterman

(207) 602-2108

jwaterman1@UNE.edu

Marcil Hall
305

John Waterman is an Assistant Lecturer in Philosophy. He teaches courses on bioethics, the intellectual history of ideas, and on the experimental philosophy of mind. A native New Englander, he recently moved back to Maine with his wife Barbara, and their three children Ida, Hazel, and Noel. He received an M.Sc. in the philosophy of science from The London School of Economics and a Ph.D. in philosophy from The Johns Hopkins University.Read More

Expertise

Philosophy

Bio-Medical Ethics

Epistemology

Alicia Williams

Assistant Lecturer

(207) 602-2708

awilliams17@une.edu

224

Alicia Williams is a Lecturer in the Marine Sciences Department at the University of New England. She recieved her Bachelors of Science in Biology from Roger Williams University in 2008 and went on to complete her Ph.D. in Oceanography at Texas A&M University in 2015. During that time she conducted research projects across a wide range of marine systems including coastal estuaries, coral reefs, open ocean circulation features and deep sea subsurface sediments. Her primary research focus was understanding how microbial community structure based... Read More

Expertise

Biological Oceanography

Marine Biology

Marine Microbial Ecology

Bethany Woodworth

Associate Lecturer

Coordinater, Interdisciplinary Minor in Climate Change Studies

(207) 602-2647

bwoodworth@une.edu

Decary Hall
213A1

I have conducted conservation research for many years in a variety of ecosystems from east Africa and Central America to the Caribbean and Pacific Islands, working with a variety of non-profit and government agencies to develop management strategies for birds and wildlife. From 1993-96 I served as monitoring ecologist for Frankfurt Zoological Society, flying extensive aerial surveys for wildlife in the remotest areas of Tanzania. From 1997-2006 I worked at the Pacific Islands Ecosystem Research Center of the U.S. Geological... Read More

Expertise

Ornithology

population dynamics of endangered species

climate change impacts on ecosystems and wildlife

undergraduate education in environmental awareness

Adjunct in English and Languages; Fellow in Global Humanities

(207) 602-2509

gyoung1@une.edu

Marcil Hall
120

Ph.D., Yale University

Before coming to UNE, George Young taught Russian language and literature from 1965 to 1978 at Grinnell and Dartmouth Colleges. He is the author of a collection of poems, a study of the life and work of the nineteenth century Russian religious philosopher Nikolai Fedorov, and a book on the early twentieth century American artist Charles H. Woodbury. He wrote the article on Fedorov for the Cambridge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, and many of his poems, translations, essays,... Read More

Expertise

Russian literature

religion

and philosophy

Professor Stephan I. Zeeman

Professor, Department of Marine Sciences

(207) 602-2410

szeeman@une.edu

Marine Science Center
205

Expertise

oceanography

phytoplankton

primary production

remote sensing

geographic information systems

Bering Sea ecosystems.

Greg Zogg

Associate Professor

(207) 602-2884

gzogg@une.edu

119 Morgane

Expertise

Wetland and forest ecology

Soil microbiology

Plant physiology

Prof. Eric G. E. Zuelow

Associate Professor of European History

(207) 283-0170

ezuelow@une.edu

Marcil Hall
204

Eric G.E. Zuelow is an associate professor of European history. He specializes in modern Britain and Ireland, with a particular emphasis on the histories of tourism and national identity. Zuelow is author of A History of Modern Tourism (Palgrave, 2015) and of the award-winning Making Ireland Irish: Tourism and National Identity since the Irish Civil War (Syracuse, 2009), editor of Touring Beyond the Nation: A Transnational Approach to European Tourism History (Ashgate, 2011), and co-editor of Tourism... Read More

Expertise

History of Tourism and Leisure

Modern Scotland

Modern German History

Holocaust

History of Drink

English Public Houses

Youth Culture

Nostalgia

Heritage

Historiography

modern British and Irish History

national identity

nationalism

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