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Michael Buratovich, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology
Whiteman-Gibbs Science Center
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Buratovich came to Spring Arbor University in 1999 as an assistant professor of biochemistry. He has taught biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, genes and speciation, human physiology, senior seminar and pharmacology. He has also directed student research projects in fruit fly development, antimicrobial agents, and fruit fly repellents and attractants. He has published articles in numerous encyclopedias, Developmental Biology, Drosophila Information Service, Reports of the National Center for Science Education, Genetics, Stem Cells and Development, Recent Patents on Anti-Cancer Discovery, and Perspectives on Science and the Christian Faith.


  • Ph.D.: (Cell and Developmental Biology) 1994