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This new site will become the flagship site of the project.



Interdisciplinary network of biologists and artists

Exploring the integration of biology education and artistic expression






Reflect, exchange ideas, and apply innovative approaches to the teaching of biology 



Biologists, artists, educators, and all interested in this project are invited to join Biology through Art.  For any questions, send an email to Mike Maxwell, or email directly to:



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Project liaisons

Biology through Art

Mike Maxwell

Mike Maxwell

National University (San Diego, CA)

Behavioral ecologist, zoologist, professor, teacher of art-enhanced biology, observer of strange invertebrates.

QUBES: a BioQUEST project

Sam S Donovan

Sam S Donovan

BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium

I am the Director of Outreach and Strategic Engagement with the BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium. I have over 25 years of experience teaching introductory biology, ecology, and evolution courses. I'm also on the leadership team of the QUBES project and I spend a lot of my time thinking about how to bring new teaching and learning resources into classrooms.



   National Science Foundation

This project is funded by the Directorate for STEM Education, Division of Undergraduate Education, Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) Initiative.  NSF-DUE grant #2315749.

This project has received funding by the Directorate for Biological Sciences, Division of Biological Infrastructure, as part of efforts to address the challenges posed in Vision and Change in Undergraduate Biology Education: A Call to Action.  NSF-DBI-UBE grant #2120607.