BIOLOGY: Including plant communities and plant identifications, general natural history subjects and organism identifications, wildlife biology, natural areas and conservation issues
Dr. Michael Baranski
Professor Emeritus of Biology
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Professor Emeritus of Biology; Ph.D., in botany and ecology from NC State University
Baranski joined the Catawba faculty in 1974 and spent his career at Catawba teaching a wide range of subjects, most notably field courses. He also took a leadership role on campus promoting environmental preservation, conservation, and awareness among his students and the public at large. Baranski retired in 2012 after 38 years of service to the College.