Faculty Profile

Jaime Jimenez

Jaime Jimenez

Title
Professor
Department
Biological Sciences
College
College of Science

    

Education

PhD, Utah State University, 1999.
Major: Wildlife Ecology
Degree Specialization: Conservation of Natural Resources
Dissertation Title: Nest success of dabbling ducks in a human-modified prairie: effects of predation and habitat variables at different spatial scales
MS, University of Florida, 1993.
Major: Conservation of Natural Resources
Degree Specialization: Ecology
Dissertation Title: Comparative ecology of Dusicyon foxes at the Chinchilla National Reserve in northcentral Chile
Licenciatura, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, 1984.
Major: Biological Sciences
Degree Specialization: Ecology
Dissertation Title: Behavioral ecology of three sympatric buteonine hawks in central Chile

Current Scheduled Teaching*

BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Fall 2020
BIOL 4057.001, Mammalian Ecology and Evolution, Fall 2020 Syllabus
BIOL 5057.001, Mammalian Ecology and Evolution, Fall 2020 Syllabus
BIOL 4900.749, Special Problems, Fall 2020

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

BIOL 4900.749, Special Problems, Summer 10W 2020
BIOL 4900.749, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2020
BIOL 6950.749, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2020
BIOL 1132.001, Environmental Science, Spring 2020 Syllabus
BIOL 1132.002, Environmental Science, Spring 2020 Syllabus
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Spring 2020
BIOL 4900.749, Special Problems, Spring 2020
BIOL 5910.749, Special Problems, Spring 2020
BIOL 6950.749, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2019
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Fall 2019
BIOL 4057.001, Mammalian Ecology and Evolution, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 5057.001, Mammalian Ecology and Evolution, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 4910.749, Special Problems, Fall 2019
BIOL 5900.749, Special Problems, Fall 2019
BIOL 6950.749, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2019
BIOL 1132.001, Environmental Science, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 1132.002, Environmental Science, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Spring 2019
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Spring 8W2 2019
BIOL 4900.749, Special Problems, Spring 2019
BIOL 6950.749, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2018
BIOL 4057.001, Mammalian Ecology and Evolution, Fall 2018 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 4057.301, Mammalian Ecology and Evolution, Fall 2018 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 5005.005, TOPICS IN BIOLOGY, Fall 2018 SPOT
BIOL 5005.501, TOPICS IN BIOLOGY, Fall 2018 SPOT
BIOL 6950.749, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2018
BIOL 4054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 5054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2018 SPOT
BIOL 6950.749, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2017
BIOL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 4057.001, Mammalian Ecology and Evolution, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 4057.301, Mammalian Ecology and Evolution, Fall 2017 Syllabus
BIOL 4900.749, Special Problems, Fall 2017
BIOL 5053.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2017 SPOT
PHIL 6780.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2017 SPOT
BIOL 6950.749, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2017
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Spring 2017
BIOL 4900.749, Special Problems, Spring 2017
BIOL 4054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 5054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2017 SPOT
BIOL 4005.005, Contemporary Topics in Biology, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 6950.749, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2016
BIOL 5030.001, Foundations of Environmental Science, Fall 2016 SPOT
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Fall 2016
BIOL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
PHIL 6780.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2016 SPOT
BIOL 5005.005, TOPICS IN BIOLOGY, Fall 2016 SPOT
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Spring 2016
BIOL 4054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2016 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 5054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2016 SPOT
BIOL 4005.005, Contemporary Topics in Biology, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Fall 2015
BIOL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
BIOL 5053.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2015 SPOT
BIOL 5005.005, TOPICS IN BIOLOGY, Fall 2015 SPOT
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Spring 2015
BIOL 4005.005, Contemporary Topics in Biology, Fall 2014 Syllabus
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Fall 2014
BIOL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2014 Syllabus
PHIL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2014 Syllabus
BIOL 5053.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2014
PHIL 6780.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2014
BIOL 5005.005, TOPICS IN BIOLOGY, Fall 2014
BIOL 6940.749, Individual Research, Spring 2014
BIOL 4054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2014 Syllabus
BIOL 5054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2014
PHIL 4054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2014 Syllabus
BIOL 4005.005, Contemporary Topics in Biology, Fall 2013 Syllabus
BIOL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2013 Syllabus
PHIL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2013 Syllabus
BIOL 5053.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2013
BIOL 5005.005, TOPICS IN BIOLOGY, Fall 2013
BIOL 4054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2013 Syllabus
PHIL 4054.001, Tracing Darwin's Path, Spring 2013 Syllabus
BIOL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2012 Syllabus
PHIL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2012 Syllabus
BIOL 5053.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2012
BIOL 4900.749, Special Problems, Spring 2012
PHIL 4900.715, Special Problems, Spring 2012
BIOL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2011 Syllabus
PHIL 4053.001, Introduction to Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2011 Syllabus
BIOL 5053.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2011
PHIL 6780.001, Subantarctic Biocultural Conservation, Fall 2011

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

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  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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