Michael Charles Lyons

MA, PhD
Senior Lecturer
515-294-2998
2080 Vet Med
Education & Certifications  
  • PhD, Science Education, Univeristy of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
  • MA, Biology, Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa
  • BA, Biology, Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa
Teaching  
  • Spring 2017-present         BMS 502 - Methods in Biomedical Sciences
  • Fall 2016-present             BMS 333/533 - Biomedical Sciences I
  • Fall 2016-present             BMS 547 - Anatomy
  • Spring 2017-present         BMS 599 - Creative Component
  • Advisor - 1-Year, Non-Thesis MS students
Honors & Awards  
  • Six Star Professional Development Fellowship awarded by the American Physiological Society
  • “Distinguished Member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars”
  • “Making a Difference Award”
Leadership/Committees/Council  
  • BMS Graduate Education Committee
  • BMS Pharmacology/Toxicology Minor Advisory Committee
  • Biological Pre-Medical Illustration Advisory Committee

 

Professional Activities:

  • 2016-present    Teaching and Learning Committee Member, Mercy College of Health Sciences
  • 2016                 Grant Reviewer for the Iowa Academy of Science
  • 2016-present    Advisory Board Member for the Physical Therapy Assistant Program, Mercy College of Health Sciences
  • 2011-present    Board Member of the Iowa Chapter of the American Physiology Society
  • 2014-2015       President of the Iowa Chapter of the American Physiology Society
  • 2013-2015       Co-Chair for the Health Science and Physiology Section of the Iowa Academy of Science
  • 2013-2014       Vice President of the Iowa Chapter of the American Physiology Society
Memberships  
  1. Iowa Physiological Society
  2. American Association of Anatomists
  3. Human Anatomy and Physiology Society