Community & Visitors Parents & Families Future Students Current Students Alumni & Friends Faculty & Staff
College of Arts and Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty Profile

 
title 
 Phillips, Peter   Name:  Peter Phillips 
Title:  Professor of Biology 
Education:
Ph.D., Zoology, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Office:  112 Dalton Hall  
Phone:  803/323-2111 x6183 
E-mail:  phillipsp@winthrop.edu  
Web:  http://faculty.winthrop.edu/phillipsp  
Area(s):
Assessment of Pollution in Streams and Rivers from Nutrient Enrichment Due to Mismanagement of Waste water and Fertilizing Runoff, Bioremediation of Polluted Water with Indigenous Microorganism Communities
Dr. Phillips' area of expertise is environmental biology with an emphasis on water resources. He teaches several courses in the Department of Biology, but his major courses are environmental biology and zoology. He also regularly teaches "Tropical Watersheds and Coastal Ecology" with a field trip to Costa Rica, "Scientific Process in Biology," "Principles of Biology Laboratory," and "Integration of Biological Principles."