Wendy VanderWel

P. Biol, Biology Laboratory Coordinator and Instructor P: 780-465-3500 Ext. 8027 F: 780-465-3534
  • B.Sc. Honors Zoology, University of Guelph, 1978

Wendy began at King’s as a sessional lab instructor in 1986, assuming her current position in 1994.  Prior to this she worked for 10 years as a wildlife biologist and naturalist in three provinces. Wendy belongs to the Alberta Society of Professional Biologists.  In her spare time she is active as a classically trained Soprano.

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Inventory control and purchasing
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Live animal care
  • Laboratory support and development
  • Curator of  preserved plant and animal collections
  • Writing and editing of Lab Manuals
  • Hiring and supervision of Laboratory Teaching Assistants

Current Professional Service

  • Member, The Alberta Society of Professional Biologists (ASPB)

Courses I teach

  • BIOL210 (Cellular Introduction to Biology) lab
  • BIOL211 (Organisms in their environment) lab 
  • BIOL204 (Insects and Humanity) lab
  • BIOL344 (Invertebrate Zoology) lab
  • BIOL330 (Ecology) lab
  • BIOL342 (Vertebrate Zoology) lab