Sarah Vortriede-Patton

Sarah Vortriede-Patton photo


Interim Dean
College of Arts and Sciences

Main Campus
Hayes Hall, 2nd Floor
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803


Teaches a wide array of invertebrate zoology and environmental sciences courses. She is pursuing board certification in entomology and is completing certification in teaching excellence.


Education and Training

Education Specialists Degree, University of Missouri
Higher Education Administration

PhD, St. Louis University
Ecology, Evolution and Systematics

MS, Southern Illinois University
Environmental Studies

BA, McKendree College, Lebanon, Ill.


Areas of Professional Interest

Entomology, Forensics, Environmental Science, Biodiversity


Courses Taught

Biol 201 Diversity of Living Systems
Biol 120 Forensic Science
Biol 109 Environmental Science
Biol 115 Biology of Cancer
Hon 101 Water Sustainability