Rob Coleman


Phone Number   208-496-4611
Email Address
Address   294J BEN


2000 B.S. Biology-Loyola University Maryland (formerly Loyola College in Maryland)

2003 M.S. Plant Biology-Physiological Plan Ecology-Arizona State University

2013 (Expected) Ph.D. Plant Biology-Physiological Plant Ecology, Biochemistry-Brigham Youn University

Teaching Experience

Fall 2006-Present
Brigham Young University-Idaho

  • Introduction to Biology2(BIO 181) Lecture & Lab Instructor
  • General Botany(BIO181) Lecture & Lab Instructor
  • Ecological and Wildlife Techniques (BIO 379)-Lecture & Lab Instructor
  • Plant Ecology (BIO 393)-Lecture & Lab Instructor
  • Occupational Internship (BIO 398)-Course Coordinator
  • Readings in Biology (BIO 401R)-Course Instructor
  • Advanced Botany (BIO 408)-Lecture & Lab Instructor
  • Evolutionary Biology (BIO 475)-Lecture Instructor
  • Senior Seminar (BIO 497)-Course Instructor
  • Research Internship (BIO 498)-Course Coordinator


July 2011
Faculty Recognition Award
BYU-Idaho-College of Agrictulture and Life Science

April 1999 (Induction)
Beta Beta Beta: Biological Honors Society


Coleman RS, Day TA. 2004. Response of cotton and sorghum to several levels of
subambient solar UV-B radiation: a test of the saturation hypothesis. Physiologia
Plantarum 122: 362-372.


Coleman, Robert S and Day, Thomas A, Abstract: Plant responses to four levels of subambient UV-B radiation: investigating the saturation hypothesis. Ecological Society of America: 87th Annual Meeting, August 2002.


  • BIO 181-Introduction to Biology II
  • BIO 379-Ecological and Wildlife Tech
  • BIO 497-Senior Seminar
  • BIO 199-Biology Orientation

Professional Field Service

October 2010
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Habitat restoration plantings at Camas National Wildlife Refuge

May 2006-May 2010
United States Forest Service
Annual riparian habitat assessment and bird survey on Curlew National Grasslands

June 2007-October 2009
United States Forest Service
Snag surveys on Caribou-Targhee National Forest

September 2008
Idaho Department of Fish and Game
Duck banding at Mud Lake Wildlife Management Area

February 2007
United States Forest Service
Owl Surveys on Caribou-Targhee National Forest (Stoddard Creek Area)