MIAMI-DADE COLLEGE | HOMESTEAD
  Mark Chiappone
    Biology, Marine Biology, and Oceanography
       
  GENERAL INFORMATION
 
Mark Chiappone
Math & Science Department, Homestead Campus
Campus Phone: 305-237-5073
E-mail: mchiappo@mdc.edu
Office B-119, Homestead Campus, 500 College Terrace, Homestead, FL 33030
  Volunteering and Service Learning (click here for further details)
   
  COURSE INFORMATION (click HERE for the 2014-2015 Academic Calendar)

  Fall 2014-1 (August-December 2014)
OCE 1001 Lecture Introduction to Oceanography, T/R 8:00-9:40 AM, Ref. #811876, August 26 - November 13, 12 weeks
OCE 1001 Lecture Introduction to Oceanography, T/R 5:40-7:20 PM, Ref. #811670, August 26 - November 13, 12 weeks
OCE 1001 Lecture Introduction to Oceanography, Virtual College, Ref. #808078, August 25 - December 18, 16 weeks
OCE 1001 Lecture Introduction to Oceanography, Virtual College, Ref. #808080, August 25 - December 18, 16 weeks
OCE 1001 Lecture Introduction to Oceanography, Virtual College, Ref. #808291, August 25 - December 18, 16 weeks
OCB 1010 Lecture Introduction to Marine Biology, T/R 9:50-11:30 AM, Ref. #826902, August 26 - November 13, 12 weeks
OCB 1010 Lecture Introduction to Marine Biology, M/W 10:00-11:20 AM, Ref. #811856, September 30 - December 17, 12 weeks)
BSC 2011L Laboratory Principles of Biology 2 Laboratory, T/R 2:00-3:40 PM, Ref. #811472, August 26 - December 17, 16 weeks)
BSC 2011 Lecture Principles of Biology 2, T/R 3:50-5:05 PM, Ref. #811471, August 26 - December 17, 16 weeks)
   
Spring 2014-2 (January-May 2015)
   
   
   
Summer 2013-3 (May-July 2014)
OCB 1010 Lecture Introduction to Marine Biology, Summer A Term, Ref. #792618, (14 May - 20 June)
OCE 1001 Lecture Introduction to Oceanography, Virtual College, Ref. #793280, (12 May - 1 August, 12 weeks)
OCE 1001 Lecture Introduction to Oceanography, Virtual College, Ref. #793284, (12 May - 1 August, 12 weeks)
   
    OFFICE AND CAMPUS HOURS AT THE HOMESTEAD CAMPUS (Fall 2014-1, August 25 - December 19)

 

  Homestead Campus Office Location, Building B, Room B-119
Tuesday/Thursday 7:00-8:00 AM, 11:30 AM-2:00 PM, 7:30-9:00 PM
Monday/Wednesday 5:00-9:00 PM
   
  EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
  Graduate, Marine Biology, Nova Southeastern University and University of Miami
Undergraduate, Biology and Marine Science, University of Miami
   

 

  ORGANIZATIONS AND RESEARCH
  Organizations: American Institute of Biological Sciences, Florida Academy of Sciences, International Society for Reef Studies, The Oceanography Society

Reviewer: Bulletin of Marine Science, Coral Reefs, Gulf of Mexico Science, Marine and Freshwater Research, Marine Ecology, Marine Ecology Progress Series, PLOS One, Revista de Biologia Tropical

Publications Biological Conservation, Bulletin of Marine Science, Coral Reefs, Environmental Monitoring & Assessment, Florida Scientist, Marine Ecology Progress Series, Marine Pollution Bulletin

   
  RESEARCH INTERESTS
  I am currently a Research Associate with the Oceanographic Science Center at Nova Southeastern University (www.nova.edu/ocean/), conducting underwater research in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, Dry Tortugas National Park, and Biscayne National Park. My primary research interest is coral reef ecology. Click here to view recent scientific publications. The link to our program's coral reef assessment and monitoring page is located at: http://people.uncw.edu/millers/CoralReef_Home.htm
   

 

  HOBBIES
  Vessel examiner, boating safety instructor, boat crew member, Sea Partners, and Pollution Response, United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, District 070, Division 06, Sector Miami and Station Miami Beach, Flotilla 06-07 (www.cgaux.org)
   
  ONLINE RESOURCES FOR COURSES
 

BSC1005 Gen. Education Biology: www.masteringbiology.com (access code required)
BSC2010/2011 Principles of Biology 1 and 2: www.masteringbiology.com (access code required)

OCB1010 Introduction to Marine Biology: http://highered.mheducation.com/sites/0073524204/student_view0/index.html (no access code required)
OCE1001 Introduction to Oceanography: www.masteringgeology.com/site/index.html (access code required)

OCE1001L Introduction to Oceanography Lab: www.whfreeman.com/catalog/static/whf/pipkin/ (no access code required)
PSC1515 Energy in the Natural Environment: www.pearsonmylabandmastering.com (access code required)

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