Profile for Faye Ellis

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TeachingAward badge, 2017

Specialty area(s)

Cellular and Molecular Biology

Current courses at UWL

Biology 306 (Genetics) Laboratory

Biology 312 and 313 (Anatomy and Physiology) Laboratory

Biology 315 (Cell) Laboratory

Biology 732: Effective Teaching Stratgies for Graduate Teaching Assistants in the Science Laboratory


B.S. Degree from UW-La Crosse with a Biology Major: Biomedical Concentration and a Chemistry Minor

M.S. Degree from UW-La Crosse in Biology: Cellular and Molecular Concentration

Teaching history

I have taught at UW-La Crosse since 2005.  Over the years I have taught Introduction to Biology lecture and laboratory, Genetics laboratory, Cell Biology laboratory and Antaomy and Physiology laboratory.  I have also developed and implemented a graduate level class called Effective Teaching Strategies for Graduate Teaching Assistants in the Science Laboratory.

Research and publishing

I currently do not conduct research on campus.



Faye Ellis, Biology, received the 2017 Eagle Teaching Excellence Award at UW-La Crosse on May 20, 2017 in La Crosse, WI.

Submitted on: June 16, 2017