Department of Biology

Dr. Adele Register

Assistant Professor
Bartlesville Campus, Room 728
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Ed.D., Higher Education Administration
Oklahoma State University, Tulsa, OK

M.S., Biology
New York University, New York, NY

B.A./B.S., Liberal Arts/Biology
Newton College / Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Professional Experience

2001-Present, Assistant Professor of Math & Science, Department of Biology
1994-2001, Bartlesville Campus Director
1987-1994, Instructor, Department of Biology
Rogers State University, Claremore, OK

1979-1983, Faculty Member/Student Advisor
Los Angeles Valley College, Los Angeles, CA

1974-1979, Staff Research Associate IV
1970-1973, Staff Research Associate II
University of California at Riverside, Riverside, CA

1968-1969, Research Associate
Institute for Muscle Disease

1967-1969: NDEA Title IV Fellow
New York University, New York, NY

Organizations & Memberships

  • Association for the Study of Higher Education
  • Bartlesville Community Education Advisory Council
  • Blue Thumb, Oklahoma Conservation Commission
  • District Regional Science Fair Committee
  • National / International Wildlife Foundation
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Oklahoma Blue Thumb
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Sutton Avian Foundation

 RSU Committess & Service

  • Advisement Workshops
  • Distance Education
  • Enrollment Management
  • Library
  • Safety
  • Search Committees
  • Staff Evaluation
  • Program Assessment


  • Organized Faculty Research Grants from Rogers State University for the development of online courses. (2003-2005)


"Multiple Chromatographic Forms of Rabbit Muscle Phospho­glucose Isomerase: Artifacts, Conformers or Genetically Controlled Isoenzymes?", James, G.T., Blackburn, M.N., Chirgwin, J.M., Register, A.M., Schnackerz, K.D. and Noltmann, E.A., Abstracts of the Pacific Slope Biochemical Conference, San Diego, CA, 1970. p.51.

"Pseudoisoenzymes of Rabbit Muscle Phosphoglucose Isom­erase", Blackburn, M.N., Chirgwin, J.M., James, G.T., Kempe, T.D., Parsons, T.F., Register, A.M., Schnackerz, K.D. and Noltmann, E.A., J. Biol. Chem., 247, 1170 (1970).

"A Zinc Containing Basic Protein from Skeletal Muscle with CO Hydrolase Activity", Koester, M.K., Register, A.M. and Noltmann, E.A., Federation Proc., 36, 700 (1977).

"Basic Muscle Protein, a Third Genetic Locus Isoenzyme of Carbonic Anhydrase?", Koester, M.K., Register, A.M. and Noltmann, E.A., Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm., 76, 196-204 (1977).

"Chromatographic Identification of a New Subform of Car­bonic Anhydrase in Rabbit Erythrocytes", Walther, H.C., Register, A.M. and Noltmann, E.A., Arch. Biochem. Biophys., 184, 319-327 (1977).

"Discovery of Carbonic Anhydrase in Rabbit Skeletal Muscle and Evidence for its Identity with Basic Muscle Protein", Register, A.M., Koester, M.K. and Noltmann, E.A., J. Biol. Chem., 253, 4143-4152 (1978).

"Identification of Pseudoisoenzymic Subforms of Muscle Carbonic Anhydrase”, Koester, M.K., Register, A.M. and Noltmann, E.A., Biochem. Biophys. Acta (1978).


Invited Presentation (Session I) February 22, 2002, eCollege User’s Conference: "Improving eLearning: Building a Community of Educators”, Kansas City, KS.

Online presentation:  "Encouraging Student Involvement and Interaction in Online Science Classes” published March 12, 2002, eCollege User’s Conference site.