Biology & Health:
Faculty & Staff

Biology and Health

Sister M. Marguerite Polcyn, OSF, Ph.D.

Professional/Academic Rank and Department

Professor, Biology, Health Sciences & Mathematics

Education

  • Ph.D Univeristy of Toledo
  • M.S. University of Notre Dame
  • B.S. University of Detroit

Areas of Expertise

  • Statistics
  • Research Courses
  • Nutrition Science
  • Health Behavior
  • Health Science
  • Consumer Health
  • Survey of Human Diseases
  • Medical Terminology
  • Death, Dying and Bereavement
  • Epidemiology
  • Basic Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Physical Science
  • Mathematics
  • Introductory Therapeutic Recreation
  • Alternative/Complementary Health Practices

Recent presentations

  • Where Is God in My Life, Bethany House, 2008
  • Finding god in Everyday Life, Bethany House, 2008
  • Introduction to the Enneagram, Bethany House, 2008
  • Jail and Prison Ministry, Elderhostel, LC, 2008
  • Nutrition Can Be Delicious, Elderhostel, LC, 2008
  • Jail and Prison Ministry, Compass Club, 2008
  • Memory, Aging, and Sleep, Rosary Care Center, 2006
  • Nutrition: My Pyramid, Rosary Care Center, 2006

Recent publications

  • Dissertation: Investigation of the Utility of the PRECEDE Model in Identifying Factors Associated with patterns of use of Smokeless Tobacco Among Male Adolescents
  • Polcyn, M.M., Price, J.H., Jurs, S.G., & Roberts, S.M. (1991). Utility of the PRECEDE Model in differentiating users and nonusers of smokeless tobacco. Journal of School Health, 61, 166-171.

Recent awards and/or recognition

  • 2006 - Volunteer Service Award, Catholic Charities, Diocese of Toledo
  • 2005 - Faculty Excellence Award

Contact


Sr. Marguerite Polcyn, OSF, Ph.D.
Office: REH 205
419-824-3690
Email