Olin Hall 130
M.S., Microbiology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
B.A., Knox College
Mr. Fleming’s research involved the genetics, in vitro synthesis, and characterization of membrane transport proteins in the bacterium, Escherichia coli. Subsequently, he held various management positions in private industry.
BIO 406: Microbiology, BIO 205: Pathophysiology, BIO 203: Human Anatomy and Physiology, BIO 202: Microbiology and Immunology, BIO 111: Molecules to Cells, BIO 102: Life Sciences II – Cell Biology and Ecology, BIO 101: Life Sciences I – Human Genetics and Immunology
Mr. Fleming believes that students learn best when they are engaged and content is substantive. For this reason, his courses, especially the laboratories, emphasize relevant, practical application.
Mr. Fleming has no regular research responsibilities but mentors the supervised research of individual undergraduate and graduate students.
Mr. Fleming actively supports the research of other department faculty with regard to maintenance of research and teaching laboratory equipment and instrumentation and department facilities. He serves on the University Faculty Grievance Committee, various department committees, the biology department STEM program, and is active in local ecological restoration works.