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Faculty: Dr. Crystal Bruxvoort

crystal bruxvoortCrystal Bruxvoort, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Email: cb29@calvin.edu
Office: North Hall 052B
Phone: (616) 526-6019
Fax: (616) 526-6501

Weekly Schedule
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Publications

Education

  • B.A. Central College, Iowa, 1990
  • M.A.T. Drake University, 1993
  • Ph.D., Iowa State University, Curriculum & Instruction, Science Education Concentration, 2005

Professional History

  • Associate Professor, Science Education—Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Calvin College 2012-present
  • Assistant Professor, Science Education—Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Calvin College 2005-2012
  • Teaching Assistant, Iowa State University, 2002-2004
  • Chemistry Instructor. Marshalltown Community College, 1995-2001
  • Chemistry Lab Instructor, Drake University, 1990-1995

Courses

  • Chem 101: The Molecular World
  • Educ 346: Secondary Education Directed Teaching
  • Sces 112: Physical/Earth Science for Elementary Teachers
  • Sces 121: The Content and Nature of Science for Elementary Teachers
  • Sces 214: Communication and Learning in the Natural Sciences
  • Sces 314: Integration Methods & Pedagogies for Secondary Science Teachers
  • Sces 359: Seminar in Secondary Teaching of Integrated Science

Research Interests

  • Scientific reasoning, conceptual change, nature of science, and inquiry-based science teaching.

Minors

Minor in Biochemistry

Minor in Chemistry

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