Richard W. Nelson

Richard Nelson

Professor of Biology
Department Chair
On faculty since 2006

 

706.419.1257
richard.nelson@covenant.edu

 

Education

PhD, Case Western Reserve University

BS, Furman University

Biology student

Elizabeth Coats '16 describes the excitement of seeing classroom research in genetics applied in the laboratory.

Matthew Tueller

"General Biology 1 with Dr. Morris. He’s literally the best. Dr. Morris was just such a good teacher and it seriously affirmed that biology is what I want to be studying and pursuing."
 - Matthew Tueller '19
Choosing to Study Biology at Covenant | Jonathan Blackmon
Jonathan describes how Covenant's smaller class sizes and low student-faculty ratio creates a special learning environment where relationships with professors and fellow students can flourish.