User:James P. McDonald

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* Loyola Marymount University
* Loyola Marymount University
** Major: Biology
** Major: Biology
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** Graduating: Spring 2013
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** Graduation: Spring 2013
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** Upper Division Classes: General Physiology and Lab, Biochemistry, General Physics I, General Physics II, Embryology & Development, General Microbiology, Plant Interactions, Principles of Ecology, Genetics Lab, Urban Ecology, Biomathematical Modeling
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** Upper Division Classes:  
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***General Physiology and Lab
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***Biochemistry
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***General Physics I & II
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***Embryology & Development
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***General Microbiology
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***Plant Interactions
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***Principles of Ecology
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***Genetics Lab
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***Urban Ecology
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***Biomathematical Modeling
==Career Interests==
==Career Interests==

Revision as of 22:54, 21 January 2013

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About Me

James P. McDonald (an artistic interpretation)
James P. McDonald (an artistic interpretation)

Education

  • Loyola Marymount University
    • Major: Biology
    • Graduation: Spring 2013
    • Upper Division Classes:
      • General Physiology and Lab
      • Biochemistry
      • General Physics I & II
      • Embryology & Development
      • General Microbiology
      • Plant Interactions
      • Principles of Ecology
      • Genetics Lab
      • Urban Ecology
      • Biomathematical Modeling

Career Interests

  • I hope to attend medical school next year. I want to become a physician but at I am unsure in what specialty, at this point.

Questions

  • My favorite aspect of biology is the infinite amount of knowledge out there and the constant advances that are taking place. I also specifically enjoy genetics. I like to know why we are the way we are and how we get that way.
  • My favorite aspect of math is that you can almost always come up with a definite answer. This makes math something that is often straightforward and universal.

Research

I have been doing plant research with Dr. Drennan for the past two years. I have been testing the thermal tolerance of two succulent plants: Dudleya and Sedum. I have been comparing the plants' usefulness in green roofs.

Links

Useful links

  • James P. McDonald 16:50, 21 January 2013 (EST):
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