Lloyd Parratt

Meet Lloyd
Lloyd Parratt

Lloyd Parratt, Asso. Prof.; Asso. Dep't Chair

 DOW 224

Natural Sciences Department
Oregon Institute of Technology

I earned a MS in Zoology & Physiology from the University of Wyoming, in Laramie. Then I worked a number of years as a Park Ranger, Interpreter, in National Parks across the country, from Wrangell-St. Elias National Park in Alaska, to Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in Indiana, and numerous parks in between.

As an Associate Professor at Oregon Tech in the Natural Sciences Department, I enjoy  teaching a variety of biology and environmental science courses, as well as Tai Chi and Wilderness Navigation.

Previously I taught courses at Klamath Community College, such as Health and Fitness, Stress Management, Human Disease Processes, Spanish, Tai Chi, and Relaxation & Flexibility.

Professional Background

  • B. Sc. Biology, University of Redlands, Redlands, CA, 1972
  • M. Sc. Zoology & Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, 1972-1974
  • Associate Chair, Natural Science Department, 2018 to present
  • Faculty member, Natural Science department, Oregon Tech, 2010-present
  • Adjunct faculty, Natural Science department, Oregon Tech, 2009-2010
  • Adjunct faculty, Health Science department, KCC, 2009-2013

Courses Taught

  • BIO 101, Introduction to Cell Biology
  • BIO 102, Introduction to Organismal Biology
  • BIO 103, Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • ENV111, Introduction to Environmental Science
  • ENV 485, Ecoregional Studies
  • BIO 231-233, Anatomy & Physiology Labs
  • GEO 407, Landscapes of Oregon
  • PHED 190 (Tai Chi, Relaxation & Flexibility, Wilderness Navigation, Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing)