Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Raut is a broadly trained biologist with an emphasis on Environmental Toxicology. She started at UAB in 2012 as one of the primary course masters for Introductory Biology. Prior coming to UAB, she was a tenure track faculty at Dalton State College. Besides Introductory Biology, she is involved in teaching non-majors microbiology and biology. Her teaching philosophy is focused on creating an all-inclusive classroom by introducing cutting- edge pedagogical techniques with an active emphasis on team-based learning, sustainability, and service-learning. Outside the classroom, she enjoys interacting with the undergraduates and also serves as a faculty advisor for Phi Sigma Biological Honors Society and recently got nominated to lead a new student organization, Disabilities Advocates Club.

    Dr. Raut is also involved with CIRTL UAB in the training of future STEM faculty members and has successfully designed two new courses for this program. She serves as a shadowing mentor for graduate students and post-docs. Additionally, Dr. Raut also serves as a mentor for special topics in biology.
  • Research Overview

  • Society for the Advancement of Biological Research
    Partnership for Undergraduate Life Sciences Education
    American Society for Microbiology

    Undergraduate STEM Education, Future STEM Faculty Training, Service-Learning, Sustainability
  • Teaching Activities

  • BY101 - Topics in Contemporary Biology (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • BY398 - Undergrad Research - RES (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • BY485 - Special Topics in Biology (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • BY101 - Topics in Contemporary Biology (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BY261 - Intro to Microbiology (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY395 - Special Topics in Biology (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY398 - Undergrad Research - RES (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY495 - Special Topics in Biology (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY101 - Topics in Contemporary Biology (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BY398 - Undergrad Research - RES (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BY261 - Intro to Microbiology (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BY696 - Special Topics in Biology II (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BY397 - Advanced Directed Readings (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BY398 - Undergrad Research - RES (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BY101 - Topics in Contemporary Biology (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY397 - Advanced Directed Readings (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY398 - Undergrad Research - RES (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY261 - Intro to Microbiology (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • BY398 - Undergrad Research - RES (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • BY696 - Special Topics in Biology II (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • BY101 - Topics in Contemporary Biology (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BY696 - Special Topics in Biology II (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • BY261 - Intro to Microbiology (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • BY695 - Special Topics in Biology I (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BY261 - Intro to Microbiology (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • BY695 - Special Topics in Biology I (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BY261 - Intro to Microbiology (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BY261 - Intro to Microbiology (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BY695 - Special Topics in Biology I (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BY124 - Introductory Biology II (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BY123 - Introductory Biology I (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2009
  • Master's Level Degree in Zoology / Animal Biology, 2003
  • Full Name

  • Samiksha Raut