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Biology educator

Michael Alan Steele, American biology educator. Grantee various state and national organizations, 1982-1990.


Steele, Michael Alan was born on November 13, 1959 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Newell and Hilda (Myers) Steele.


Bachelor of Science, Millersville University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Wake Forest University, 1988.


Research assistant Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1983-1985, teaching assistant, 1983-1987, research associate, 1987-1988. Postdoctoral research assistant North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1988-1989. Assistant professor biology Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, since 1989.

Board directors Pennsylvania Biological Survey, 1990-1991. Research associate Carnegie Museum National History, 1992.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to Bulletin Tall Timbers, American Midland Naturalist, Ecology Bulletin, McGill's Life Science Survey, Journal Pennsylvania Academy Society.


Leader Boy Scouts American, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1974-1978, Wilkes-Barre, 1990. Volunteer Big Brothers of America, Lancaster, 1980-1981. Member American Society Mammalogists (program committee 1991-1993), American Society Zoologists, Ecological Society of America, Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences, International Society Behavioral Ecologists, Sigma Xi (Research award 1987), Phi Kappa Phi.


Married Margaret Ann Ganse, January 31, 1981. Children: Michael E. Junior, Tyler W. E.

William Newell Steele

Hilda (Myers) Steele

Margaret Ann Ganse

Michael E. Junior Steele

Tyler W. E. Steele