Bryan Brendley

Departments and Positions:
Biology, Chair, Associate Professor of Biology
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College of William and Mary, BS, '91
College of William and Mary, BA, '91
Penn State University, PHD, '95

Postdoctoral research in pathobiology
Deputy for the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission in Erie, Pennsylvania

Research Interests

  • Cold case files
  • Forensic photography
  • Blood spatter analysis

Courses Taught

  • First Year Experience (“CSI: Guilford”)
  • Introductory Biology
  • Molecular and Cell Biology
  • Forensic Anthropology and Interdisciplinary Studies (“Murder, Most Foul”)
  • Forensic Anthropology Capstone featuring “The Dig”: an excavation of several mock graves buried in the Guilford meadows

Campus and Community Involvement

  • 2008 Study Abroad trip to Munich, Germany
  • American Academy of Forensic Sciences, member
  • International Association for Identification, member
  • North Carolina IAI section, member