Courses taught at Auburn:
BIOL3101 Comparative Anatomy
Offered every semester. Taught by Hood every fall.
Fall 2014 - Dr Hood has release time. She'll be teaching Comparative Anatomy again fall 2015.
The objective of this course is to introduce students to all of major anatomical systems in vertebrates, emphasizing how structure implements function and the inferred evolutionary history of these systems. This course includes a lab in which students gain skills in dissection and tissue handling, and learned to identify anatomical structures
Dr Hood covered for Dr Hill spring 2014.
BIOL4970/7970 Current topics in
the Physiological Ecology of Reproduction
Offered every other spring, Odd years. Co-taught with Dr Haruka Wada
The objectives of this course are to 1) review and critically evaluate several 'hot' topics in physiological ecology and 2) hone skills that are critical to success in academia. Student learn skills in writing, developing novel research questions, giving a presentation, defending their ideas, and peer-review.
Courses taught at Coastal Carolina University 2002-2007:
Undergraduate Level Courses
Biological Sciences II
Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy
Undergraduate / Graduate Level Courses
Graduate Level Courses
Special Topics in Vertebrate Sampling and Collection
Reproduction, a Model for Integrating Biological Disciplines