Derek Warren

Assistant Professor of Biology


Walker Hall - 350

Specific interests or topics: nutrigenomic, nutritional biochemistry, Food Safety, Sustainable Foods, Functional Foods

Classes I teach: Cell Diversity and Function, Microbiology, Genes and Genomics, Biotechnology, Genetics, Animal Nutrition, Bioethics

What students can look forward to in your classes: Active Learning Techniques during lectures. Hands-on experiments designed to reinforce lecture topics and/or expand critical thinking skill. My goal is to get all my students to understand the role of the small things (cell biology, biochem, microbiology, gene expression, etc.) in the big picture of life (specifically animal/human physiology and health)