Matt Covill

Associate Professor, Biology Department

Greetings!  I am a professor in the biology department and former department chair (2014-2020).  The current Department Chair is Professor Henderson, you can reach him at:

If you are looking for information on upcoming courses that I teach, please follow the link below this paragraph.  If you are looking for information on the CSULB Bridges to Baccalaureate Program it is currently on-break due to changes at the NIH (the funding organization).  For information on the UCI Bridges to Baccalaureate Program please contact Dr. Marlene de la Cruz:


If you are a current student in one of my courses, please consult the course syllabus and/or course Canvas page for current office hours and/or relevant course information.  Course Canvas pages are typically published one week before the start of the semester

Contact Information:

Courses I currently teach:

  • AP150 Lab and Lecture (spring and fall)
  • Biol200 Lab and Lecture (fall only)
  • Bot120 Lab and Lecture (spring only)
  • Biol120 lab (by chance or fortune)

Courses I've taught in the past:

  • AP120 Lab and Lecture
  • AP151 Lab and Lecture
  • Biol120 lecture
  • Biol105
  • Zool120