Summer Ekelund-Weaver

Instructor of Biology

Zurn 109A

(814) 824-2050

I have a few favorite classes, Histology, Developmental Biology and Environmental Studies. Always have been interested in the balance of the body and nature. I really enjoy the workings of the healthy body, especially at the cellular level and maintaining the healthy body while experiencing/testing the environment.



M.A., DePaul University, Chicago, IL (2002)

B.S., Gannon University, Erie, PA (1998)


Courses Taught:

  • Bio 120 Human Biology
  • Bio 148 Organismal Biology
  • Bio 198 Tropical Marine Biology
  • Bio 244 Histology
  • Bio 240 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Bio 250 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Bio 284 Animal Nutrition
  • Sci 150 Understanding Science


Select Publications:

"Blood Oxygen Transport in Common Map Turtles during Simulated Hibernation." Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 77(2):232–241. (2004).