Moitra Published in Journal of Microbiology and Biology Education

Dr. Karobi Moitra, Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology, celebrate two recent publications. The first is a paper published in the Journal of Microbiology and Biology Education exploring the use of storytelling as an effective and engaging learning tool.

In addition, Dr. Moitra’s second book installment, “A Journey Through Genetics Part 2”, was released in early November. The text analyzes the genetic basis of human disease through understanding Mendel’s laws of inheritance and genetic mapping. Read abstract.


Moitra K.  (2014). Storytelling as an active learning tool to engage students in a genetics classroom. Journal of Microbiology and Biology Education, 15 (2), 332-334.

Moitra K. A Journey Through Genetics Part 2. Colloquium Series on The Genetic Basis of Human Disease. Morgan-Claypool Publications. Vol. 1, No. 6, November 2014, Pages 1-71, Morgan-Claypool Publications. DOI: 10.4199/C00114ED1V02Y201407GBD006.