Assistant Professor, Biology
(660) 831- 4015
Office: Collins Science Center, Room 204
Michele Reinke received a B.S. in Biology from Missouri Valley College in 1997. She earned a M.S. in Forest Resources from the University of Arkansas – Monticello, where she studied the impact of prescribed fire on nutrient cycling and invertebrate populations. She returned to teach at Missouri Valley College in the fall of 2002. Courses taught include: Principles of Biology, Environmental Science, Ecology, Ornithology, Microbiology, Wildlife Ecology and Management, and Conservation Biology. Her research interests include avian biology, ecosystem ecology, conservation, and management.
Above: Michele Reinke holds a red headed woodpecker (Melanerpes erythrocephalus) which is not too happy about it (below).
Michele Reinke and Dr. Allan Wilson with students at the Missouri River Bird Observatory banding site.