Teaching and Outreach

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Graduate Research Assistant, UT-Knoxville, Fall 2013
Research assistantship with Dr. Elisabeth Schussler in the BioTAP research network, assisting in creating recommendations to improve training and professional development for graduate TAs.
Graduate Teaching Assistant, UT-Knoxville, 2011-2015
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology 484: Conservation Biology, Spring 2015 semester
Biology 250: General Ecology, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, and Spring 2014 semesters
Biology 130: Introduction to Biodiversity, Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 semesters
Guest lectures and workshops
Guest lecture (led a mock trial), Conservation Biology, Spring 2015
Wrote curriculum and led workshops on advanced topics in statistics with R,
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, July 2014
Guest lecture on biogeochemistry, General Ecology, Fall 2012 and Spring 2014
Guest lecture on climate change and communities, General Ecology, Spring 2013
Mentoring experience
Mentored undergraduates through the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory and NSF REU programs, 2012, 2013, 2014


Lead program coordinator, Darwin Day, student-run science education event, 2014
Participant, C3UBE community for undergraduate biology curriculum reform, 2013-2014
Advertising coordinator, Darwin Day, 2013
Discussed my research and assisted 7th-grade students with climate change research projects, Voyager Academy, Durham, NC, Fall 2012 and Fall 2013
Participated in Boo at the Zoo, a public outreach event, Knoxville Zoo, 2011, 2012
Created a field guide with 2nd-grade students, Walland Elementary School, 2011
answers unit 2.r
Quentin Read,
Jul 8, 2014, 9:26 AM
r at rmbl unit 2 data.zip
Quentin Read,
Jul 8, 2014, 9:24 AM
r at rmbl unit 2.html
Quentin Read,
Jul 8, 2014, 9:22 AM