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Philip Rock

Philip Rock

Batten Professor of Biology

Education

B.S., Nasson College
Ph.D., Rutgers University

Office Location: Blocker 7
Phone: 757-455-3382
Email: prock@vwc.edu
Department/s: Biology
Personal Website

Enjoys finding and identifying wild mushrooms and other fungi; home brewing of beer and mead (honey wine) and has experience teaching a home brewing class; experience as a "stay-at-home" dad.

Faculty Features:

A Way with Worms

Fuller, C.A., Rock, P., Philips, T.J. 2003. Behavior, Color Changes and Predation Risk Induced by Acanthocephalan Parasitism in theCaribbean Termite Nasutitermes acajutlae, Caribbean Journal of Science 39: (1):128-135.

Wesleyan Welcomes High School Biology Students

Honors students from Nansemond-Suffolk Academy study microscopy at VWC on Oct. 29

Spring

BIO*311*01
Genetics

BIO*311*01
Genetics

BIO*460*01
Zymurgy: Sci of Fermentation

BIO*489*03
Research in Natural Sciences

BIO*470*01
Intrnshp in Natural Sciences

Summer

BIO*470*01
TU: Internship in Natural Sci

Fall

BIO*311*01
Genetics

BIO*489*02
Research in Natural Sciences

BIO*131*05
Prin of Bio I: Evol & Ecology

BIO*470*01
Intrnshp in Natural Sciences

BIO*131*09
Prin of Bio I: Evol & Ecology

BIO*420*01
Cell and Molecular Biology

BIO*420*02
HNRS: Cell and Molecular Bio

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