Faculty and Staff

Faculty



Dr. Nancy Rice
Dr. Nancy Rice
Department Chair;
Professor
Education
Ph.D. Biochemistry
University of Tennessee – Health Science Center
M.P.H.
Western Kentucky University (in progress)
B.S.
Recombinant Genetics, Western Kentucky University

BMD Courses Taught
BMD 403
Molecular Basis of Cancer
BMD 490
Special Topics - Partners in Caring: Medicine in Kenya
BMD 493
Ethical Issues in Health and Medicine
BMD 494
Directed Studies


 




Dr. Gorelik
Dr. Gabriela Gorelik
Assistant Professor
Education
Ph.D. Biochemistry
School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
M. S. Biochemistry
School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina

BMD Courses Taught
BMD 350
Human Genetics and Genomics
BMD 401
Immunology
BMD 420
Pharmacology
BMD 494
Directed Research Studies
BMD 499
Honors Research Thesis


 


BMD Courses Taught
BMD 110
Introduction to Anatomy & Physiology I
BMD 111
Introduction to Anatomy & Physiology II
BMD 402
Medical Microbiology


Dr. Mockett
Dr. Robin Mockett
Associate Professor
Education
Ph.D. Biological Sciences
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
B.S. with Honours Biochemistry
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

BMD Courses Taught
BMD 201
Seminars in Biomedical Sciences
BMD 334
Human Physiology
BMD 336
Physiology Lab
BMD 450
Introduction to Research
BMD 494
Directed Research Studies
BMD 499
Honors Research Thesis
 

 



Dr. Ravine
Dr. Terry Ravine
Associate Professor
Education
Ph.D. Pathology
Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University
M.S. Biology
University of Akron, Akron OH
B.S. Medical Technology (B.S.M.T.)
University of Akron, Akron OH

BMD Courses Taught
BMD 210
Microbiology in Healthcare
BMD 210L
Microbiology in Healthcare Lab
BMD 251
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
BMD 252
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
BMD 494
Directed Research Studies
BMD 499
Honors Research Thesis
 

 



Dr. Shokolenko
Dr. Inna Shokolenko
Associate Professor
Education
M.S. Molecular Biology & Genetics
Kiev State University, Kiev, Ukraine
Ph.D. Basic Medical Sciences
University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

BMD Courses Taught
BMD 311
Human Anatomy
BMD 335
Human Physiology II


 



Dr. Swiger
Dr. Brad Swiger
Assistant Professor
Education
B.S. Biomedical Science
University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL
Ph.D. Basic Medical Sciences
University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

BMD Courses Taught
BMD 251
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
BMD 252
Human Anatomy and Physiology II

 



Dr. Thulasiraman
Dr. Padma Thulasiraman
Associate Professor
Education
Ph.D. Biochemistry
University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL
M.Sc. Biochemistry
University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
B.Sc. Biochemistry
McGill University, Montreal, Canada

BMD Courses Taught
BMD 321
Biochemistry I (Molecular Biology)
BMD 323
Biochemistry Lab
BMD 494
Directed Research Studies
BMD 499
Honors Research Thesis
 


 


Part-Time Faculty



Education
M.D. Medical Doctorate 
University of Basque Country
Ph.D. Medical Microbiology and Immunology
University of Basque Country (Spain)
BFA Bachelor in Fine Arts 
University of South Alabama

BMD Courses Taught
BMD 490
Special Topics: Neurobiology of Trauma and Recovery


 



Dr. Julio Turrens
Dr. Julio Turrens
Professor Emeritus

 


Emeritus Faculty


Dr. Pat Covey
Professor Emeritus

Dr. William Davis
Professor Emeritus

Dr. Michael Spector
Professor Emeritus

Dr. Cindy Stanfield
Associate Professor Emeritus


Staff


Bernadette Standifer
Secretary V