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Matt Rand

Matt Rand

Education & Professional History

Oregon State University, BS; Wichita State University, MS; University of Colorado, PhD.

At Carleton since 1995.

Courses Taught This Year

As Listed on Department Faculty Pages

Biology

Dr. Rand, a vertebrate reproductive biologist, studies the hormonal mediation and function of sexually dimorphic traits. Currently he is looking at the role of genes in determining pigment differences in Sceloporus lizards. He teaches Animal Physiology, Vertebrate Morphology, a seminar on Behavioral Genetics, part of Introductory Biology, and a non-majors course that explores the biological basis of reproduction and sexuality in Humans.

 

Cognitive Science

Matt, a vertebrate reproductive biologist, studies the hormonal control and function of sexually dimorphic traits. Currently he uses lizards as a model system to understand neural differences that mediate male and female reproductive behavior. He teaches Animal Physiology, Animal Behavior and part of Introductory Biology.

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Profile updated September 16, 2014

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