Rion G. Taylor

Rion G.  Taylor
About This Author

Dr. Rion G. Taylor is an Associate Professor of Biology, MidAmerica Nazarene University.


  • PhD, Biology, 2008, Syracuse University
  • BS, Biology, 2000, Augusta State University

"I believe that studying the natural world is truly a form of worship. The wonders of nature never cease to amaze me. From the smallest virus to the largest mammals, I am always in awe of God's creation. It is a great privilege to have the chance to share this exploration of biology with pioneering students who will lead the future."

Awards and Honors:

  • MacGyver Grant, MidAmerica Nazarene University, 2010
  • Syracuse University Research Fellowship, 2007
  • Syracuse University Summer Fellowship, 2006
  • American Society for Microbiology Travel Grant, 2005