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Trimby, Christopher M.

Contact Info
Title: University Lecturer
Email: christopher.m.trimby@njit.edu
Office: Central King Bldg Rm. 340F
Hours: Monday/Thursday 1-330pm or By Appointment (schedule via email either way)
Phone: 973-642-4973
Dept: Biological Sciences
Webpage:

About Me

Christopher Trimby, Ph.D., is a University Lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences at the New Jersey Institute of Technology. Dr. Trimby´s main focus is the teaching of the biological sciences and the scholarship of teaching. The progression of teaching strategies and continued assessment of the success of those strategies is crucial for the vitality of the educational system.

Dr. Trimby teaches a wide range of subject matters within biology, however his areas of expertise are human physiology and gene therapy. Regardless of the particular topic area, Dr. Trimby endeavors to provide functional knowledge and practical skills to his students.

Education

Northern Illinois University B.S. in Biology 2003

University of Kentucky Ph.D. in Physiology 2011

Affiliations

2011 - present Department of Biological Sciences University Lecturer (NJIT)

2004 - 2011 Department of Physiology Doctoral Student (UK)

2004 - 2011 Spinal Cord & Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC) Doctoral Student (UK)

Professional Societies

American Physiological Society - Affiliate Member


Courses I Teach

CONCEPTS IN BIOLOGY
SENIOR PROJECT
CELL BIOLOGY OF DISEASE

Research Interest

Measuring teaching effectiveness & student learning.


Selected Publications