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Coastal Carolina University
P.O. Box 261954
Conway, South Carolina
29528-6054

phone
843-349-2244

fax
843-234-0426

Sharon Gilman

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Expertise
science education, environmental education, marine biology

College
College of Science

Biography
Sharon Larimer Gilman joined the CCU faculty in 2001 and is an Associate Professor of Biology. She received a PhD in Biological Oceanography from the University of Rhode Island and a BA in Biology from McDaniel College in Maryland. Her background is in marine fish ecology but her research interests now focus on learning assessment and what works in science education. She is an evaluator for a National Science Foundation-funded GK-12 project associated with the Coastal Marine and Wetland Studies Master's program at CCU, and also for a S.C. Dept. of Education Math Science Partnership grant with the Horry County School District. She teaches undergraduate evolution, vertebrate zoology, and introductory courses, and is interested in environmental education.

Contact Information
Phone: 843-349-2248
Email: sgilman@coastal.edu