Alumnus Co-Authors New Mycology Guide

July 20, 2015

Robert Noyd Plant Pathology PhD (1995) recently published two books. The most recent, "Mycology Guide: Key Terms and Concepts," was published through American Phytopathological Society Press. This is the second edition of the original "Mycology Reference Cards" published in 2000. The guide serves as a reference for all of those who wish to learn more about mycology. 

For the second edition, Noyd worked with a mycology group from Columbia to thoroughly revise and update the taxonomy. Contents of this book include fungal:

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  • Structure
  • Morphology
  • Reproduction
  • Life Cycle
  • Genetics
  • Cell Ultrastructure
  • Pathology
  • Biochemistry

Last fall Noyd also publisehd "Building a Pathway for Student Learning: A How-to Guide to Course Design." This book guides college faculty to design their courses for student learning success.

Noyd's other past publication "Biology, Organisms and Adaptations" published in 2013 will be soon be revised and be in a second edition. 

Noyd currently is a professor of Professor of Biology at The United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado.