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People in Biological Sciences

Who's Who in Biological Sciences:

Department Chair: Dr. Brian Livingston

Undergraduate Advisors:

Cell and Molecular Biology,Microbiology, General Biology last names A-N: Kay Lee Fruman
Marine Biology: Gwen Goodmanlowe
General Biology,last names N-Z: Ashley Carter

Graduate Advisors:

Christopher Lowe
Kay Belletti, Graduate Services Coordinator Email(preferred): kbellett@csulb.edu

Biology Faculty Health Professions Advisors:

Carol A. Itatani
College Health Professions Advising Office

Clinical Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technology Advisor: Carol A. Itatani

Biotechnology Certificate Advisor: Lisa Klig

Administrative Support Coordinator: Lynda Stassi

Credential Advisor: Tim Williamson

Tenured and Tenure Track Faculty:

Dr. Bengt Allen, Marine Community Ecology (home page)
Dr. James Archie, biostatistics, herpetology, population ecology
Dr Flora Banuett, genetics and cell biology of fungi
Dr. Judy Brusslan, genetics, plant physiology (Home Page)
Dr. Ashley Carter, theoretical and empirical evolutionary biology (Home Page)
Dr. Jesse Dillon, microbial ecology (Home Page)
Dr. Elizabeth Eldon, Developmental Biology
Dr. L.K. (Vern) Eveland, parasitology, mycology.
Dr. Henry Fung, microbiology (Associate Dean, College of Natural Sciences)
Dr. Deborah Fraser, Cell biology, immunology & inflammatory disease
Dr. Kay Lee-Fruman, Signal Transduction, Cell Biology, Immunology (Home Page).
Dr. Editte Gharakhanian, cell biology, general biology (Research page)
Dr. Eric Haas-Stapleton, virology, insect biology (Research page)
Dr. David Huckaby, vertebrate biology, mammalogy (Emeritus 2013)
Dr. Carol Itatani, hematology, immunology (Emeritus 2007)
Dr. Darren Johnson, Evolutionary Ecology of reef fishes
Dr. Kevin Kelley, Comparative Vertebrate Physiology, Associate Dean of Research
Dr. Balwant Khatra, human physiology (Emeritus 2013)
Dr. Laura Kingsford, microbiology, virology, Dean, School of Natural Sciences
Dr. Lisa Klig, molecular genetics
Dr. Brian Livingston, (Department Chair),Development and Evolution (lab website)
Dr. Christopher Lowe, ichthyology, (Shark Lab Site)
Dr. Simon Malcomber, Plant systematics and evolution. (Research Page)
Dr. Steven Manley, phycology, introduction to marine biology. (Research page)
Dr. Andrew Mason, cell biology, electron microscopy (Home Page)
Dr. Douglas Pace, Ecological Physiology
Dr. Bruno Pernet, Marine Invertebrate Biology,( Home page)
Dr. Bryan Rourke, physiology (Home page)
Dr. Kevin Sinchak, neurobiology
Dr. Ted Stankowich, Evolutionary behavior (Home page)
Dr Houng-Wei Tsai, physiology,neuroendocrinology (Research page)
Dr. Dessie Underwood, Ecology, Entomology, Associate Chair. (Research page)
Dr. Christine Whitcraft, wetlands plant ecology (Home page)
Dr. Raymond Wilson, ichthyology, fish population genetics
Dr. Kelly Young, Reproductive Physiology
Dr. Mason Zhang, Microbial Pathogenesis

Full Time Lecturers

Dr. Gwen Goodmanlowe, Biology, Ecology (Home page)
Dr. Jacqueline Pal, Anatomy, Pathophysiology
Dr. Shehnaz Rehmat, Microbiology
Dr. Gary Shin, General Biology

Part Time Lecturers

Angie Jones, Biology 200
Dr. Jinyan Guo , Plant Morphology
Jennifer Kauk, Human Physiology
Dr. Christine Palmier, Cell & Molecular biology, Biochemistry
Jesus Reyes, Biology, Anatomy & Physiology
Dr. Jackie Sussman, Biology
Dr. Marcus Young Owl, Human Biology, General biology, Anthropology

Staff

Kay Belletti: Student Advising Center Manager (email)
R. Denise DeGrazia: Anatomy & Physiology (email)
Thomas Douglass Electron Microscope Lab/ Computer Support (email)
Catharine Durham: Fiscal Manager (email)
Michelle Giffin: Instructional Support: Biology 211L, 212L and 440L . (email)
Diane Graham: Microbiology Instructional Support (email)
Suellen Jacob: Vertebrate Museum Manager (email)
Noah Kelly:Office Assistant, Department Webmaster (Web Support) (email)
Lisa W. Mastro: Instructional Support: BIO 111, 200 & 213 (email)
Yvette Ralph Marine Biology Lab
Lynda Stassi Department Office Manager (email)
Brian Thorson: Instructional Support: Botany & Greenhouse (email)