Dr. Felicitas Avendano

Title: Professor of Biology
Dept.: Biology
Office: Elings Hall 126

Academic History

  • Michigan State University, Ph.D. Nematology (2002)
  • Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, B.S./M.S. Zoology/Parasitology (1993)

Start Date at Grand View

  • August 2008

Areas of Expertise

  • Biology

Research / Accomplishments

  • Excellence in Teaching and Innovation Award, Grand View University, 2012
  • Eugenia McDaniel Teaching Award, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University
  • Recognition of outstanding achievement in teaching, 2000

Personal Interests

  • Movement
  • Play
  • Martial arts
  • Climbing
  • Slacklining
  • Biking
  • Traveling (even better when done with family!)

Questions & Answers

What makes Grand View unique among other universities?
The friendly campus community makes Grand View a unique place.
What is your favorite part about working at Grand View?
My favorite part about working at Grand View is the time I spend with students in and outside of the classroom.
Dr. Felicitas Avendano