Beloit’s first candidate for the tenure-track position in Biology will present a research talk today at 12:30 p.m. in Science Center room 349 titled “Sensory system evolution: Changing synaptic connections between neurons in leeches.”
Michael J. Baltzley is currently Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology at St. Mary's College of Maryland. He has experience teaching introductory biology, invertebrate zoology, neurobiology, comparative vertebrate anatomy, and the biological basis of morality. He received a B.S. in Biology from the Pennsylvania State University in 1997 and a Ph.D. in Biology from the University of North Carolina in 2006 and worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of California, San Diego.