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Dr. Tom Benoit
Professor
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
 

Teaching Areas:
    Microbiology
    Biology of Unicellular Organisms
    Molecular Biology
Research Interests:
    Bacillus spores and hydrocarbonclastic
    bacteria from oil seepage sites
Education:
    PhD in Microbiology, Texas Tech University
    MA & BS in Biology, University of Texas at Arlington

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Dr. Joel Brant
Associate Professor of Biology

Teaching Areas:
    Comparative Anatomy of Vertebrates
    Ecology
    Mammalogy
Research Interests:
    Natural history of mammals
    Morphology of heteromyid rodents
    Mammalian fauna of  the Southern Rolling Plains
    & Edwards Plateau
Education:
    PhD in Biology, Texas Tech University
    MS in Biology, Angelo State University
    BS in Biology, Abilene Christian University
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    Sheena Banks
Instructor

Teaching Areas:
   Molecular Biology
   Immunology
                         
Education:
   MS in Immunology, UT Medical Branch Galveston
   BS in Biology, McMurry University

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Dr. Dana Lee
Assistant Professor of Biology

Teaching Areas:
   Genetics
   Molecular Biology
   Conservation Biology
Research Interests:
   Wildlife genetics
   Genomics of bats
   Species diversity, ecology, and distribution
Education:
   PhD in Zoology, Oklahoma State University
   MS in Biology, Angelo State University
   BS in Biology, Angelo State University

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Dr. Anna Saghatelyan
Associate Professor of Biology

Teaching Areas:
    Botany
    Medicinal Plants
    Systematics and Geography of Plants
Research Interests:
    Phytogeography
    Analytical floristics
    Flora of Armenia
    Flora of South - West Texas
    Comparative analysis of the flora of South-West
    Texas and Armenia
Education:
    PhD in Biology, Komarov Botanical Institute, Ac.Sc
    USSR, St. Petersburg, Russia
    MA in Biology, Yerevan STate University, Armenia
    BS in Biology, Yerevan State University, Armenia
 

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Dr. Larry Sharp
Associate Professor of Biology
Chief Health Professions Advisor

Teaching Areas:
    Anatomy & Physiology
    Human Physiology
    Medical Terminology
    PREP Health Professions Seminar
Education:
    DC, Parker College of Chiropractic
    BS in Mathematics, Tarleton State University
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Dr. Gary Wilson
Professor of Biology, Department Chair

Teaching Areas:
    Microbiology
    Introduction to Scientific Research
    Advanced Microbiology
Research Interests:
    Physiology of bacterial spores
    Environmental microbiology
    Science Education
Education:
    PhD & MS in Microbiology, Texas Tech University
    BS in Education, University of Texas at El Paso
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    Dr. Ann Lewis
Visting Assistant Professor of Geoscience

Teaching Areas:
    Environmental Geology
    Physical Geology
    Historical Geology
Education:
    EdD in C&I/Biology, University of North Texas
    MS in Science Teaching, Memphis State University
    BS in Ed, Abilene Christain University
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