About

Name

Linda Sigismondi

Title

Professor of Biology and Environmental Science

Alternate Title A

Biology and Natural Science Coordinator

Department/School

School of Mathematics & Natural Science

Email

lindas@rio.edu

Building

Kidd Math Science Center

Phone

(740 )245-7484

Location

Rio Grande Main Campus

Office Hours

Office Hours

varies by term, posted at office door

Education

Education

B.S. Clarion State College

M.S. Oregon State University

Ph.D. Oregon State University

Work Experience

University of Rio Grande

Salem College

Biography

Linda Sigismondi has been working at the University of Rio Grande since 1991. She primarily teaches courses in  Environmental Science, Biology 2, Genetics and Senior Research. She also teaches courses in Lab Management, Environmental Policy, Environmental Practicum and Environmental Internship.

Outside of teaching, Linda Sigismondi is involved with community theater, puppetry, folk music (mountain dulcimer, Native American flute) and bicycling.

Research Information

Research Interests

Dr. Sigismondi is interested in working with students wishing to do scientific research with an environmental focus.  Interested students should contact her.

Examples of recent Student Projects:

-Abundance and Distribution of Aquatic Turtles

-Steam Ecomonitoring of Macrointertebrates

Previous Projects

-Antibacterial and antihelminthic effects of herbals

-Concentrations of heavy metals in teas of different qualities

Research Support

Provost Initiative

Honors & Awards

Awards

Edwin Jones

Welsh Fellowship

Interests

Areas of Expertise

Environmental Science

Biology

Interests

Community Theater

Puppetry

Folk Music

Bicycling

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