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OCCC Faculty

John McMurray

Professor of Biology
Division of Division of Science, Engineering and Mathematics
Programs: Biology

Courses Taught

General Biology I
General Biology II
General Botany
General Zoology
Ecology/Environmental Science
Advanced Nucleic Acids


A.S. College of Lake County (Life Science)
B.A. Southern Illinois University (Plant Biology)
PhD. University of California (Integrative Biology)

John McMurray

Phone: (405) 682-1611, Ext. 7164
Office location: Science Engineering and Math Center - Room 1E6E
Office hours:

Please refer to your syllabus or Moodle course for my office hours. If you are not currently enrolled in one of my classes, please email me or give me a call. That contact information is provided on this page.

You can also contact the Science, Engineering and Mathematics Division Office at 405-682-7508 to get my current office hours.

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