Field and Woodland Fungi
PLNTPTH 3333 General and technical knowledge on the identification and ecology of macrofungi of Ohio. Online content, lab and field experiences. Prereq: Biology 1113 or 1114, or permission of instructor. Undergraduate 2.0 Autumn 2023 Jason C. Slot Hybrid ...
Beneficial Plant-associated Microbiomes and Plant Pathology Research
PLNTPTH 5005 The study of beneficial interactions between plants and microorganisms and its applications. This course will equip students with an understanding of the phylogenetic and functional diversity of microorganisms associated to plants, the factor ...
Current Topics Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions
PLNTPTH 5004 Examination of current and historical literature defining the molecular aspects that drive host-microbe-environment interactions. Students will participate in journal article discussions, evaluation of literature, and grant proposal writing a ...
Psychedelic Studies: Neurochemistry, Plants, Fungi, and Society
PLNTPTH 3920 A comprehensive examination of the growing psychedelic studies field, including the relevant chemistry, ethnobotany, history, neurobiology, psychology, and emerging policy options. Undergraduate 3.0 Autumn 2023 Distance Learning Columbus Plan ...
Principles of Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions
PLNTPTH 5003 Molecular bases of plant-microbe interactions ranging from how microbes cause disease to how plants defend themselves. Emphasis will be given to principles of pathogen virulence, recognition of pathogen, host target proteins, defense activati ...
Difficult Conversations: Communicating Effectively Across Difference
Have you ever engaged in a conversation about an uncomfortable or sensitive topic with someone who is very different from you and didn't know how to approach it? Conversations between people with different views and lived experiences can go awry and ...
Implicit Associations, Insidious Assumptions: Unintended Manifestations of Bias in Everyday Life
This 90-minute workshop will provide an introduction to unconscious associations that can lead to an affinity toward or prejudice against some people (implicit bias). We will explore how our socialization process leads to the formation of conscious and un ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...
Introduction to Microaggressions: Small Actions that Have a Big Impact
Microaggressions are common, often subtle expressions of bias, many times initiated unintentionally and unconsciously that can have serious impacts on recipients including shortening life expectancy. In this 90-minute workshop, participants will learn abo ...
Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute program provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in screening applicants and identify ways that priv ...