Member Profile

Jim Bidlack

Jim Bidlack


Jim Bidlack is an author of materials Jim Bidlack is a Peer Reviewer



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Materials from Jim’s discipline
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Skills & Interests


  • Botanical Society of America
    Member 08/2006 – Current
  • Beta Beta Beta
    Member 01/2004 – Current
    Editorial Board Member / Associate Editor / Editor 12/1999 – Current

Education History

  • Ph.D. in Plant Physiology (08/1990)
    Iowa State University
  • M.S. in Agronomy (08/1986)
    University of Arkansas
  • B.S. in Agronomy (05/1984)
    Purdue University


  • Bidlack, J.E. and S.H. Jansky. (2013). Stern's Introductory Plant Biology, 13th Edition. McGraw-Hill Higher Education.
  • Bidlack, J.E., and S.H. Jansky. (2011). Stern's Introductory Plant Biology, 12th Edition. McGraw-Hill Higher Education.
  • Stern, K.R., J.E. Bidlack, and S.H. Jansky. (2008). Introductory Plant Biology, 11th Edition. McGraw-Hill Higher Education.

Teaching Experience

  • Plant Anatomy (Current)
    • University of Central Oklahoma – Biology
  • Plant Physiology (Current)
    • University of Central Oklahoma – Biology
  • General Biology (Current)
    • University of Central Oklahoma – Biology

Honors & Awards

  • Student Organization Advisor of the Year (04/2012)
    Recognition for Service to the TriBeta Biological Honor Society at UCO (Psi Mu Chapter) as Advisor for several years. This is Campus Leadership Award.
  • Outstanding Graduate (06/2006)
    Outstanding Former Student Award from the Department of Crop, Soil, & Environmental Sciences at University of Arkansas
  • Neely Excellence in Teaching (08/2005)
    Co-Recipient for this Award from the University of Central Oklahoma


  • Do Students Really Learn from Internet Videos? (Presentation about MERLOT), 08/10/2011
    This paper was for the 2011 International Emerging Technologies for Online Learning Symposium in San Jose, California and co-authored wiht Jeff Bell
  • Assessing Student Learning to Improve Teaching (Presentation about MERLOT), 08/10/2006
    This paper was for the MIC 2006 in Ottawa, Canada and co-authored with Jeff Bell.
  • I Found a Great Site; What Do I Do Now? (Presentation about MERLOT), 07/26/2005
    This paper was for the 2005 MIC in Nashville, Tennessee and co-authored with Marty Zahn.


  • Professor of Biology (08/2002 – Current) University of Central Oklahoma
  • Vice President and Chief Science Officer (01/2013 – Current) The Genome Registry
  • Associate Professor of Biology (08/1998 – 08/2002) University of Central Oklahoma