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Angela Wandinger-Ness

Angela Wandinger-Ness


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Members from Angela’s institution

Skills & Interests


  • American Association for Cancer Research
    Member 01/2011 – Current
  • American Physiology Society
    Member 01/2002 – Current
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
    Fellow 01/1997 – Current

Education History

  • PhD Biochemistry (12/1985)
    University of California, Los Angeles
  • BS Biochemistry (05/1979)
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst


  • Wandinger-Ness, A. (1980-2013). PubMed (

Teaching Experience

  • The Art of Lecturing and Making Presentations (Current)
    • University of New Mexico – Microteach facilitator
    • Workshop with two half-day sessions covering preparation of learning objectives, use of audio-visual aids, using questions effectively, giving and receiving feedback. A practical 10 minute “lecture” is required on second day. Feed-back is given by a small group of peers and a facilitator and lecture is video-taped. Enrollment: 6-8.
  • Tutor Training (Current)
    • University of New Mexico – Master Tutor Teacher Education and Development
    • Workshop offered by UNM Teacher Education and Development Program. Two day workshop covering how people learn, roles, activities and skills of an effective tutor, guidelines of constructive criteria-based feedback. Includes practical tutorial with a group of students. Trained as Master Tutor. Facilitator annually. Enrollment: 6-8
  • University Science Teacher Training Certificate Program (Current)
    • University of New Mexico – Teaching and Education
    • A 15 cr hr certificate program emphasizing how people learn, designing learning objectives, course design, assessment and feedback linked to objectives, problem based learning, and practical experience. The certificate is via the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program in partnership with the Teacher and Education Development Office. Enrollment 3-12.


  • English
    • Speaking level: Superior
    • Reading level: Superior
  • German
    • Speaking level: Superior
    • Reading level: Superior

Honors & Awards

  • ELECTED FELLOW (01/2012)
    American Association for the Advancement of Science.
    New Mexico Technology Council
    Science and Technology Corporation. University of New Mexico


  • Professor (07/2005 – Current) University of New Mexico
  • Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies (09/2005 – 08/2008) University of New Mexico
  • Associate Professor (09/1998 – 06/2005) University of New Mexico