Dr. Patrick Weir

Associate Professor
Natural Sciences

Location: Obal Hall Room 207 Lodi Campus
Phone:  201.559.6059 Ext. 6059
Email: WeirP@felician.edu

Academic Accomplishments
  • PhD Microbiology, specialization in Microbial Physiology and Applied Microbiology, Rutgers (New Brunswick)
  • MS Biology, specialization in Microbiology, Fairleigh Dickinson University (Teaneck).
  • BS Biology, Fairleigh Dickinson University (Teaneck).
Biography

Born in Weehawken, New Jersey, and raised in Union City, New Jersey. Attended high school at Saint Joseph of the Palisades, West New York. First in family to attend college.

Field(s) of Interest/Expertise

Microbial Physiology, Microbial Ecology, General Microbiology

Courses Taught at Felician University
  • Anatomy & Physiology I and II
  • Anatomy & Physiology for Clinical Lab
  • Biology Seminar
  • Cell Biology
  • Clinical Microbiology I and II
  • Embryology
  • Evolution
  • General Biology I and II
  • General Science Seminar
  • Microbiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Undergraduate Research in Biology I and II
  • Undergraduate Research in General Science,
  • Virology
  • Biology of Aging
  • Biotechnology (Honors)
  • Bioterrorism (Honors)
  • Disease and History
  • Earth Science
  • Emerging Diseases (Honors)
  • Genetics and Health Care
  • Human Species (Honors & regular sections)
  • Introduction to Biology
  • Introduction to Physical Science
  • Publications/Research
Positions Held:
  • Full-time Faculty (1989 to present)
  • Chair, Department of Natural Sciences (1991-1994; 2000-2003, 2007, & 2012-2014)
  • Coordinator, Arts & Sciences Core Curriculum (1996-2000)
  • Microbiologist, ABC Labs (1981-1998)