General Education Course Review 2008/09

11 Jun 2009 (Thursday)


Speakers Biography

Dr. Spencer A. Benson
Visiting Fulbright Scholar
The University of Hong Kong

Dr. Spencer A. Benson, is Associate Professor in the Department of Cell Biology andMolecular Genetics in the College of Chemical and Life Sciences in the UniversityMaryland – College Park. He is also the Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at theUniversity. His doctorate in 1978 is from the University of Chicago and his BA in 1973 isfrom the University of Vermont. He is currently a Fulbright Scholar hosted by theUniversity of Hong Kong and collaborates with colleagues in the Science Faculty on theirnew core course in science literacy.