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illustrator , researcher , science educator

Janice Fechhelm, science educator, researcher, illustrator. Achievements include research in larval fish of the Cape Fear Estuary. Recipient Teacher of Year, College Station Indiana School District, 1998, 2005. Board director Brazos Valley Museum, Bryan, Texas, 2006; Member of National Science Teachers Association (associate).

Background

Fechhelm, Janice was born on January 15, 1954 in East Orange, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of John Frances and Mary Catherine Drukten.

Education

Master of Science in Wildlife and Fisheries Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1981.

Career

Public school teacher College Station School District, Texas, since 1991. Research field technical LGL Ecological Research Associate, Bryan, Texas, 1996—2006. Director distance learning community Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in larval fish of the Cape Fear Estuary.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author, illustrator Fishes of the Gulf of Mexico, 1998, revised edition, 2005.

Membership

Board director Brazos Valley Museum, Bryan, Texas, 2006. Member of National Science Teachers Association (associate).

Connections

Married Robert George Fechhelm, June 24, 1977. Children: Lauren, Kristen.

father:
John Frances

mother:
Mary Catherine Drukten

spouse:
Robert George Fechhelm

children:
Lauren Fechhelm

Kristen Fechhelm