Faculty Research Interest

Faculty in the Gregg Wadley College of Science & Health Professions are involved in a wide range of research topics. Research is a major part of the departmental program including projects involving biology, chemistry, and physics. Most biology majors and all chemistry majors are involved in undergraduate research with faculty mentors. Department faculty and their students publish journal articles and make presentations at professional scientific meetings. Faculty members have research grants from various funding agencies, including the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation. There are many opportunities for  interested students to become involved in scientific research. Click on the faculty name below to learn more about their research interests and how you can become involved in research projects as an undergraduate or graduate student.

Dr. Cisar, Cindy, Microbiology & Molecular Biology, Antimicrobial Resistance

Dr. Das Bradoo, Sapna, Molecular Biology, DNA replication and repair, Cancer

Dr. Deole, Ratnakar, Extremophile Biochemistry, Genomics

Dr. Green, Nathan, Chemistry, Nanotechnology

Dr. Hicks, Jim, Optics, Lasers, High Frequency Electronics

Mrs. Hyde, Deb, Environmental Water Quality, Geoscience Education

Dr. Jog, Suneeti, Floristic Botany, Wetland Ecology, Plant Taxonomy

Dr. Kemp, Kyeorda, Biology, Immunology

Dr. Kim, Sung-Kun (Sean), Chemistry, Biochemistry

Dr. Martin, Jessica, Chemistry, BioInorganic Chemistry, Biochemistry

Dr. Paulissen, Mark, Animal Behavior, Herpetology

Dr. Pilcher, Spence, Organic Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Microwave Chemistry

Dr. Revels, Mia, Avian Ecology and Behavior

Dr. Shaughnessy Jr., Michael, Mammal Ecology, Biogeography and Systematics 

Dr. Terdal, Erik, Mammalogy, Tropical Ecology, Wildlife Conservation


Faculty and students presenting at research day.