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Mac Alford

Dr. Mac Alford

Professor

Areas of Expertise

botany, plant systematics, evolutionary biology, tropical biology, floristics, environmental science

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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Mac.AlfordFREEMississippi

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Gary Anderson

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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gary.andersonFREEMississippi

Fengwei Bai

Dr. Fengwei Bai

Professor

Areas of Expertise

Virology, Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Cell and Molecular Biology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Cell and Molecular Biology

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Fengwei.BaiFREEMississippi

John Bailey

Dr. John Bailey

Associate Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Cell & Molecular Physiology, Exercise Physiology, Comparative Physiology, Pathophysiology, Anatomical Sciences (Comparative & Human Gross Anatomy, Histology, Embryology, Neuroanatomy), Neuroscience, Cancer Biology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Cell and Molecular Biology

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John.G.BaileyFREEMississippi

Kuppareddi Balamurugan

Dr. Kuppareddi Balamurugan

Professor

Areas of Expertise

Forensic Science, Molecular Biology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Forensic Science

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 102

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Kuppareddi.BalamuruganFREEMississippi

Kaitlin Baudier

Dr. Kaitlin Baudier

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

environmental science, social insects, physiological ecology, behavioral ecology, climate change, tropical biology, evolution

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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Kaitlin.BaudierFREEMississippi

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David Beckett

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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W300839FREEMississippi

Nikki Camlin

Nikki Camlin

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Molecular Biology, Reproduction, Oocyte Meiosis, Phosphatases (PP1)

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Cell and Molecular Biology

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Nicole.CamlinFREEMississippi

Bridgette Davis

Dr. Bridgette Davis

Assistant Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Secondary Education, Biology, Chemistry, General Science and K-12 Reading

College: Education and Human Sciences
School: School of Education
Discipline: Curriculum and Instruction

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Bridgette.L.DavisFREEMississippi

Mike Davis

Dr. Mike Davis

Professor

Areas of Expertise

plant ecology, longleaf pine forests, pitcher plant bogs, restoration ecology, environmental science

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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mike.davisFREEMississippi

Alex Flynt

Dr. Alex Flynt

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

RNA biology, Genomics, Computational Biology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Cell and Molecular Biology

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Alex.FlyntFREEMississippi

Yanlin Guo

Dr. Yanlin Guo

Professor

Areas of Expertise

Cell and Molecular Biology, Stem Cells, Cell Signaling, Innate Immunity

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Cell and Molecular Biology

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Yanlin.GuoFREEMississippi

Melissa Gutierrez

Dr. Melissa Gutierrez

Senior Lecturer

Areas of Expertise

Environmental Science; Science Education; Online Education; Lecture Design and Editing

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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Melissa.GutierrezFREEMississippi

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Dr. Steven Hallam

Assistant Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Microbiology, Virology, Immunology, Cell Biology, Infectious Disease

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Coastal Resilience
Discipline: Coastal Resilience

Other (Gulf Park) SB 309C

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Steven.HallamFREEMississippi

Shahid Karim

Dr. Shahid Karim

Professor

Areas of Expertise

Vector Biology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Genomics, Functional Genomics, Microbiome, Bioinformatics, Infectious Diseases,

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Cell and Molecular Biology

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Shahid.KarimFREEMississippi

Jacques Kessl

Dr. Jacques Kessl

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Biochemistry, Virology, Drug Discovery, Cell and Molecular Biology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Discipline: Chemistry and Biochemistry

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Jacques.KesslFREEMississippi

Brian Kreiser

Brian Kreiser

Professor

Areas of Expertise

population genetics, phylogeography, evolutionary biology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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Brian.KreiserFREEMississippi

Kevin Kuehn

Dr. Kevin Kuehn

Professor

Areas of Expertise

Mycology, Microbial Ecology, Microbiology, Ecosystem Ecology, Biogeochemistry, Environmental Science

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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Kevin.KuehnFREEMississippi

Dmitri Mavrodi

Dr. Dmitri Mavrodi

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

microbiology, microbial genomics, microbiome, antimicrobials, plant-microbe interactions

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Cell and Molecular Biology

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Dmitri.MavrodiFREEMississippi

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Dr. Glenn McCombs

Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Cell and Molecular Biology

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Glenn.McCombsFREEMississippi

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Dr. Frank Moore

Emeritus

Areas of Expertise

Behavioral Ecology, Movement Biology, Ornithology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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Frank.MooreFREEMississippi

Nicole Phillips

Dr. Nicole Phillips

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Conservation genetics, environmental DNA, historic DNA, sharks & rays

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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N.PhillipsFREEMississippi

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Carl Qualls

Professor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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Carl.QuallsFREEMississippi

Vijay Rangachari

Dr. Vijay Rangachari

Professor

Areas of Expertise

Intrinsically Disordered Proteins, Amyloids and Protein aggregation, Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation, Biomaterials, Biomolecular condensates, Cell and Molecular Biology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Discipline: Chemistry and Biochemistry

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Vijay.RangachariFREEMississippi

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Dr. Jake Schaefer

Professor

Areas of Expertise

Ecology, Evolution, Ichthyology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Ecology and Organismal Biology

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Jake.SchaeferFREEMississippi