University Profile Database

Dr. William B. Cook

  • Biology
    Chair

    Office Location
    Bolin Hall 218D
    Office Hours

    MWF 9:00-9:50

    MWF 11:00-11:50

    TR 9:30-10:50

    F 2:00-2:50

    or whenever you find me in my office.

    Phone
    Voice: (940) 397-4192
    Fax: (940) 397-4831

    Biology
    Professor

    Office Location
    Bolin Hall 218D
    Office Hours

    MWF 9:00-9:50

    MWF 11:00-11:50

    TR 9:30-10:50

    F 2:00-2:50

    or whenever you find me in my office.

    Phone
    Voice: (940) 397-4192
    Fax: (940) 397-4831
  •   Semester Course # Section Course Name Location Days / Times
    Details Spring 2019 BIOL 1114 201 Life 1: Molecular and Cellular Concepts Bolin Hall 209

    TR 9:30-10:50

    Details Spring 2019 3534 201 Systematic Botany Bolin Hall 209/214

    MW 8:00-8:50 A.M. (Lecture)

    R 1:00-4:50 P.M. (Lab 21A)

     

    Details Fall 2018 5333 101 Molecular Biology Bolin Hall 209

    MWF 9:00-9:50

    Details Fall 2018 5331 101 Molecular Biology Laboratory Bolin Hall 329

    Monday 2:00-4:50 PM

    Details Fall 2018 4233 101 Molecular Biology Bolin Hall 209

    MWF 9:00-9:50

    Details Fall 2018 4231 101 Molecular Biology Laboratory Bolin Hall 329

    Monday 2:00-4:50

    Details Fall 2017 BIOL 1114 101 Life 1: Molecular and Cellular Concepts Bolin Hall 209

    MWF 10:00-10:50

    Details Fall 2017 BIOL 1114 102 Life 1: Molecular and Cellular Concepts Bolin Hall 209

    TR 9:30-10:50

    Details Spring 2017 3534 201 Systematic Botany Bolin Hall 209/214

    MW 8:00-8:50 A.M. (Lecture)

    R 1:00-4:50 P.M. (Lab 21A)

     

    Details Fall 2016 5333 101 Molecular Biology Bolin Hall 209

    MWF 9:00-9:50

    Details Fall 2016 5331 101 Molecular Biology Laboratory Bolin Hall 329

    Thursday 2:00-4:50 PM

    Details Fall 2016 4233 101 Molecular Biology Bolin Hall 209

    MWF 9:00-9:50

    Details Fall 2016 4231 101 Molecular Biology Laboratory Bolin Hall 329

    Thursday 2:00-4:50

    Details Spring 2016 3534 201 Systematic Botany Bolin Hall 209/214

    MW 8:00-8:50 A.M. (Lecture)

    R 1:00-4:50 P.M. (Lab 21A)

     

    Details Fall 2015 3054 101 Principles of Biology I Bolin Hall 100

    TR 11:00-12:20

    Details Fall 2015 1544 101 General Botany Bolin Hall 100

    MWF 10:00-10:30 A.M.

    Details Spring 2015 3534 201 Systematic Botany Bolin Hall 209/214

    MW 8:00-8:50 A.M. (Lecture)

    R 1:00-4:50 P.M. (Lab 21A)

     

  • Institution Degree Graduation Date
    University of Missouri-Columbia Ph.D., Biological Sciences Dec 15 1988 12:00AM
    University of Washington B.S., cum laude, Forest Resources May 15 1977 12:00AM
    Central Washington University M.S., Biology May 15 1984 12:00AM
  • Institution Position Start Date End Date
    Central Washington University Graduate Staff Assistant, Biology Department 1981-09-01 1983-07-31
    Northcentral Washington Fieldman's Apple Maturity Program Laboratory Director 1983-08-01 1985-07-31
    University of Missouri-Columbia USDA National Needs Graduate Fellow 1985-08-01 1988-09-30
    University of Missouri-Columbia Post-doctoral Research Associate 1988-10-01 1989-04-30
    University of Missouri-Columbia National Science Foundation Post-doctoral Research Fellow in Plant Biology 1989-05-01 1991-08-01
    Midwestern State University Assistant Professor, Department of Biology 1991-09-01 1999-08-31
    Midwestern State University Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Biology 1999-09-01 2005-08-31
    Midwestern State University Professor and Chair, Department of Biology 2005-09-01
  • Cook, WB. 2003. Plant Names: Common to Scientific and Plant Names: Scientific to Common.  In: Ness, B, editor.  Magill's Encyclopedia of Science: Plants Life, Volume 4.  Pasadena: Salem. p 1115-1198

    Zhang D, WB Cook, NV Horner. 2004. ITS rDNA variation of two Black Widow species, Latrodectus mactans and Latrodectus hesperus (Araneae: Theridiidae ))).  Journal of Arachnology 32(2):349-352.

    Wise RR and WB Cook. 1998. Development of Ultrastructural Damage to Cholorplasts in a Plastoquinone-Deficient Mutant of Maize.  Environmental and Experimental Biology.  40:221-228.

    Cook WB and JC Walker. 1992. Identification of a Mazie Nucleic Acid-Binding Protein (NBP) Belonging to a Family of Nuclear-Encoded Chloroplast Proteins.  Nucleic Acids Research 20:359-364.

    Cook WB and D Miles. 1992. Nuclear Mutations Affecting Plastoquinone Accumulation in Maize.  Photosynthesis Research 31:99-111.

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    Cook WB and D Miles. 1990. Anomalous Electron Transport in a Photosystem I Deficient Maize Mutant.  Photosynthesis Research 24:81-88.

    Cook WB and D Miles. 1988. Transposon Mutagenesis of Nuclear Photosynthetic Genes in Zea mays.  Photosynthesis Research 18:33-59.

    Bowen CJ, NV Horner, WB Cook. 2004. Pitfall trap survey of Gnaphosid spiders from Wichita County of North-Central Texas (Araneae: Gnaphosidae) Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 77(3):181-192.

    Moore TA and WB Cook. 1998. Two populations of Solanum elaeagnifolium Cav. F. albiflorum Cockll. (Solanaceae) are Blocked at Distinct Sites in the Anthocyanin Biosynthetic Pathway.  Texas Journal of Science 50(4):305-314.

    Spradling K, FB Stangl and WB Cook. 2004. Evidence for Multiple Paternity in the Red Bat (Laisiurus borealis) as Indicated by DNA Fingerprinting.  Occasional Papers of the Texas Tech University No. 224.

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