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Brian Albrecht

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Instructor – Science Phone: (712) 324-5066 x197
Biography
Education
MAT Science Education, University of Iowa 1997
BA    Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa 1995
BS     Exercise Science (emphasis Athletic Training), University of Iowa 1991Teaching Experience
Science Instructor at NCC (1999-present): main areas of instruction are Anatomy & Physiology, Microbiology, and Nutrition. Served on various committees: Curriculum (chaired 2003-06), Iowa Home Base, STARS, Safety, Who’s Who, General Education, Arts & Science Assessment, and Title III Internal Monitoring Team. Project Manager for US Department of Labor Community Jobs Based Grant to develop a lab technician program (2005-2008).

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Biology, University of Iowa 1995–97

Research Experience
Independent Research Project Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 1993–95
Research Assistant I, Diabetes-Endocrinology Research Center, University of Iowa 1992–1993
Laboratory Assistant, Diabetes-Endocrinology Research Center, University of Iowa 1991–1992

Publications

Lower, Jr., W.L., Florkiewicz, R.Z., Yorek, M.A., Spanheimer, R.G., and Albrecht, B.N.: Diabetes Regulates Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor Messenger RNA Levels in the Eye.  Metabolism 44:1038, 1995.

Hovis, J.G., Meyer, T., Teasdale, R.M., Albrecht, B.N., Yorek, M.A., and Lowe, Jr., W.L.: Intracellular Calcium Regulates Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I Messenger Ribonucleic Acid Levels. Endocrinology 132:1931-1938, 1993.

Lowe, Jr., W.L., Yorek, M.A., Karpen, C.W., Teasdale, R.M., Hovis, J.G., Albrecht, B.N., and Prokopiou, C.: Activation of Protein Kinase-C Differentially Regulates Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I and Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor Messenger RNA Levels.  Molecular Endocrinology, 6:741-752, 1992.