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Mac Alford

Professor Mac Alford

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

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

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

Johnson Science Tower (JST) 308 map

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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

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Dr. Jennifer Anderson

Assistant Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Interdisciplinary Research Methods & Processes, Higher Education, Biology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Interdisciplinary and Professional Development
Discipline: Interdisciplinary Studies

Harkins Hall (EHH) 116 map

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Jennifer.P.AndersonFREEMississippi

Fengwei Bai

Dr. Fengwei Bai

Associate 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: Ecology and Organismal Biology

Johnson Science Tower (JST) 709 map

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Fengwei.BaiFREEMississippi

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Dr. Kuppareddi Balamurugan

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Forensic Science, Molecular Biology

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

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 102

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Kuppareddi.BalamuruganFREEMississippi

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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

Patrick Biber

Dr. Patrick Biber

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

water quality, ecology, plant biology, plant physiology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Ocean Science and Engineering
Discipline: Coastal Sciences

Gulf Coast Research Laboratory 132

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Patrick.BiberFREEMississippi

Francis Bozzolo

Dr. Francis Bozzolo

Assistant Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Introductory biology, general botany, ecology, plant ecology

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

Other (Gulf Park) SB 309D

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Francis.BozzoloFREEMississippi

Emily Clark

Dr. Emily Clark

Assistant Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Evolution, ecology, conservation biology, quantitative genetics

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

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Emily.S.ClarkFREEMississippi

Karen Coats

Dr. Karen Coats

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Virology; Immunology; infectious diseases; microbiology; cell and molecular biology

College: Arts and Sciences

McCain Library & Archives (MLA) 211

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Karen.CoatsFREEMississippi

Kelly Darnell

Dr. Kelly Darnell

Research Faculty

Areas of Expertise

Benthic and coastal ecology; seagrass biology and ecology; seagrass reproductive ecology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Ocean Science and Engineering
Discipline: Coastal Sciences

Gulf Coast Research Laboratory Caylor 216

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Kelly.DarnellFREEMississippi

Mike Davis

Dr. Mike Davis

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

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

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

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mike.davisFREEMississippi

Janet Donaldson

Dr. Janet Donaldson

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Microbiology, infectious diseases, molecular biology

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

Liberal Arts Building (LAB) 216 map

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Janet.DonaldsonFREEMississippi

Mohamed Elasri

Dr. Mohamed Elasri

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Infectious Diseases, Molecular Biology, Microbiology; Biochemistry; 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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Mohamed.ElasriFREEMississippi

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

Full 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

Ms. Melissa Gutierrez

Instructor

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

Walker Science Building (WSB) 126 map

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Melissa.GutierrezFREEMississippi

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Caroline Henderson

Instructor

Areas of Expertise

Clinical Chemistry; Microbiology; Parasitology; Mycology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences
Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

Chain Technology Center (TEC) 310 map

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Caroline.HendersonFREEMississippi

Faqing Huang

Dr. Faqing Huang

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Cell and Molecular Biology

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

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Faqing.HuangFREEMississippi

Shahid Karim

Dr. Shahid Karim

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Vector Biology, Molecular Biology, Vector-Borne Diseases, Molecular Entomology, Bioinformatics, Cellular Biology, Biochemistry, Functional Genomics, Proteomics, Microbiome

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

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Shahid.KarimFREEMississippi

Jacques Kessl

Dr. Jacques Kessl

Assistant 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

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Conservation & Population Genetics

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

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Microbiology, Mycology, Microbial Ecology, Ecosystem Ecology, Biogeochemistry

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

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Kevin.KuehnFREEMississippi

Cynthia Littlejohn

Ms. Cynthia Littlejohn

Lecturer

Areas of Expertise

Microbiology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Science Education

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

Walker Science Building (WSB) 144 map

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Cynthia.LittlejohnFREEMississippi

Mary Lux

Mary Lux

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Microbiology education

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences

Chain Technology Center (TEC) 307A map

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Mary.LuxFREEMississippi