Instructional Support provides support for courses offered by the Department of Integrative Biology. Staff assists with planning, course development, purchases, equipment setup, and maintenance.


Instructional Support StaffInstructional Support Manager: Tami Mau

Bio1B Instructional Support Staff:
Brett Boltz, Kimberly HernandezJules Winters

IB Instructional Support staff:
Jonatas de Paula OliveiraJoshua Povich

Course Resources

Related Resources

Multimedia Equipment  
  • portable 1080p LCD projector
  • Surface Pro PC laptop computer
  • digital SLR camera
  • digital videocamera with wireless microphone and transmitter
  • Document camera - Canon
  • Digital microscope camera
  • portable microphone/speaker
  • DVD player with monitor
  • VCR and TV monitor
  • overhead projector
  • slide scanner

Jonatas de Paula OliveiraJoshua Povich

Room Reservations for Valley Life Sciences Building 
Room Requests must be submitted 5 days in advance of the event.

Second Floor Lecture Rooms (These are scheduled through Central Classroom Scheduling)

2040 VLSB, 2050 VLSB, 2060 VLSB

Seminar Rooms (These are scheduled through

View photos of seminar rooms.

2063 VLSB, 3053 VLSB, 4110 VLSB, 5053 VLSB, 5192 VLSB

Third Floor Teaching & Computer Rooms

See IB Teaching Labs page for photos and room information

Jonatas de Paula Oliveira
Teaching Resources  

Bio 1B support

Joshua Povich/Brett Boltz

Botanical models/specimens

Joshua Povich

Other (non-botanical) models/specimens

Jonatas de Paula Oliveira/Tami Mau

Plant collecting for classes

Joshua Povich

Photocopy requests (instructional only), printing lab manuals and readers

Jonatas de Paula Oliveira/Joshua Povich
Exam scoring and reports (Custom Scantron-like bubble sheets, versioning and full scoring analysis). Please contact us to review options. We also have an old-school DIY Scantron machine.  Jonatas de Paula Oliveira/Joshua Povich

Additional assistance regarding teaching your IB class

Jonatas de Paula Oliveira/Joshua Povich/Tami Mau

Webpage Assistance & Development for Courses


Bio 1B

Brett Boltz

Courses other than Bio 1B

Jonatas de Paula Oliveira/Tami Mau