By Dee Unglaub Silverthorn
Dee Unglaub Silverthorn studied biology as an undergraduate at Tulane collage and acquired a Ph.D. in marine technological know-how from the college of South Carolina. Her learn curiosity is epithelial delivery, and up to date paintings in her laboratory has enthusiastic about shipping homes of the chick allantoic membrane. She started her instructing occupation within the body structure division on the clinical college of South Carolina yet through the years has taught quite a lot of scholars, from scientific and school scholars to these nonetheless getting ready for greater schooling. on the collage of Texas-Austin she teaches body structure in either lecture and laboratory settings, and instructs graduate scholars on constructing instructing abilities within the lifestyles sciences. She has acquired various educating awards and honors, together with the 2009 notable Undergraduate technological know-how instructor Award from the Society for faculty technological know-how academics, the yankee Physiological Society’s Claude Bernard unique Lecturer and Arthur C. Guyton body structure Educator of the 12 months, UT procedure Regents’ impressive educating Award, and a number of awards from UT-Austin, together with the Burnt Orange Apple Award. the 1st variation of her textbook gained the 1998 Robert W. Hamilton writer Award for most sensible textbook released in 1997—98 through a college of Texas college member. Dee lately accomplished six years as editor-in-chief of Advances in body structure schooling and she or he works with individuals of the overseas Union of Physiological Sciences to enhance body structure schooling in constructing nations. She is the incoming president (2012-13) of the Human Anatomy and body structure Society, and an lively member of the yankee Physiological Society, the Society for Comparative and Integrative Biology, the organization for Biology Laboratory schooling, and the Society for faculty technology lecturers. Her unfastened time is spent growing multimedia fiber paintings and having fun with the Texas hill kingdom together with her husband, Andy, and their dogs.
About the Illustrators
Dr. William C. Ober obtained his undergraduate measure from Washington and Lee collage and his M.D. from the college of Virginia. whereas in clinical university, he additionally studied within the division of paintings as utilized to medication at Johns Hopkins college. After commencement, Dr. Ober accomplished a residency in kinfolk perform and later was once at the college on the collage of Virginia within the division of relatives drugs. he's at the moment an associate Professor of Biology at Washington and Lee college and is a part of the center school at Shoals Marine Laboratory, the place he teaches organic representation each summer.
Claire W. Garrison, R.N., B.A., practiced pediatric and obstetric nursing sooner than turning to scientific representation as a full-time occupation. She again to college at Mary Baldwin university the place she acquired her measure with contrast in studio paintings. Following a five-year apprenticeship, she has labored as Dr. Ober’s companion in clinical & clinical representation considering that 1986. She is at the center school at Shoals Marine Laboratory and co-teaches the organic representation course.
As scientific and medical representation, a few of this team’s titles comprise Human Anatomy (Benjamin Cummings), built-in ideas of Zoology (McGraw-Hill), Biology (Raven/Losos, McGraw-Hill), Marine Biology (McGraw-Hill) and Galapagos Marine existence sequence (Sugar Spring Press).