Michael Meyer | Curriculum Vita
Assistant Professor
Biology, Chemistry & Environmental Science
757-594-7321 | michael.meyer@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
Entomology

Education
Ph.D. Entomology, Purdue University, 2005
M.S. Entomology, Purdue University, 2001
Clear Ryan Professional Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, University of California, 1992
B.S. Zoology, University of California, 1987

Awards, Scholarships, Grants
CO-PI NSF GK12 Grant: Watershed Interdisciplinary Science Education, $2.6M (2009-2014)
Faculty Development Grant, CNU, (2005,06,09)
Graduate School Summer Research Grant, Purdue University, (2005)
Summer Research Grant, Purdue Research Foundation, Purdue University, (2002, 03, 04)
Associate Member, Purdue University Teaching Academy, Purdue University 2002
Outstanding Graduate Student Teacher, Purdue University, Dept. of Entomology 2001
J.J. Davis Scholarship, Purdue University, Department of Entomology 2004
George E. Gould Scholarship, Purdue University, Dept. of Entomology (2001,03,05)
Graduate Student Fellowship Incentive Award, Purdue University 2003

Memberships/Associations
Entomological Society of Washington 2008 – present
Entomological Society of America 2010 - present
Pacific Coast Entomological Society 2001 – present
North American Benthological Society 2000 – present
The American Entomological Society 2007 – present
Xerces Society 2009 – present
Virginia Herpetological Society 2010 - present
National Audubon Society 1993 – present
American Museum of Natural History 1992 – present

Community Involvement
Ephemeroptera: Baetidae Workshop, VA Department of Environmental Quality, 2010
BioBlitz Research Team Leader, lead teams of high school students and citizen scientists for the annual biodiversity inventory activities sponsored by the National Park System and National Geographic, 2007 and 2009
Script reader for National Public Radio’s A Moment in Science: 2001 – present