Beatriz Gonzalez is a biology professor in the Department of Natural Sciences. She is also the Program Director at SF of the NIH-funded SF2UF Bridges to Baccalaureate Program, a new partnership with the University of Florida. The goal of the program is to increase student transfer and retention in the biomedical and behavioral sciences. Dr. Gonzalez is an accomplished teacher in face-to-face and online environments. She is a Quality Matters (QM)-certified reviewer who is involved in the reviewing and implementation of new guidelines regarding online courses at Santa Fe College. Since 2011 she has been involved in the design, creation, implementation, and facilitation of summer workshops sponsored by the Florida Center for Research in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (FCR-STEM) at Florida State University. Trained as a cell biologist, her current research interest is in undergraduate biology education. She has created several biology educational resources and published about biology education in higher education.
PhD Medical Sciences University of Florida
BS Biology University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras
Student Hours (Times in which I will be in my office ready to meet with YOU!)
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BSC2010 - Core 1 Biology
Spring 2017: Lectures are Online. We meet for Lab every Wednesday from 9:30am-12:15pm in X-111
ISC2931 - Entering Research in the Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences (sample syllabus)
Spring 2017: I am co-teaching the class with Prof. Jorie Scholnik-Zaron, Associate Professor of Student Development Instruction. We meet every Tuesday in HA-105 from 12:30-1:45pm and on days when we have a UF speaker we meet in P-131.