COLLEGE OF SCIENCE,
ENGINEERING AND
TECHNOLOGY
Visiting Assistant Professor
HH 230 | (713) 313.7208
Gardiner_LM@TSU.EDU
Curriculum Vitae

Education and Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Toxicology – TEXAS SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY, Houston, Texas. August 2001
  • Bachelor of Science – TEXAS SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY, Houston, Texas
    Major: Biology Minor: Chemistry – May 1992
  • 1986-1988 PRAIRIE VIEW A&M UNIVERSITY, Prairie View, Texas Major Biology Minor: Chemistry

Honors & Awards

Prairie View A & M University Scholarship (1986-1987)

National Deans List Nominee (1986-1992)

Whos Who Among Students in Americas Universities and Colleges
(1986-1992)

Tri Beta National Biological Honor Society (Treasurer, 1991 1992)

Minority Access To Research Careers (MARC) Scholarship (1990-1992)

Graduated Cum Laude Texas Southern University (1992)

Environmental Toxicology Graduate School Advisory Committee Student Member
(1996-1998)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Fellowship (1996-1999)

Environmental Toxicology Journal Club UT (Summer & 1999)

Environmental Toxicology Graduate Student Association TSU
(Secretary 1999-2001)

National Institute of Environmental Health Science (NIEHS) Fellowship
(1999-2001)

Environmental Toxicology Journal Club TSU (Summer 1999 2001)

Society of Toxicology Member (2000 present)

Enhanced Enterprise Community Network of Houston Governing Board Member
(2002-2003)

University Research Council Chairperson TSU (2003- 2009)

University Research Committee Chairperson TSU (2009-present)

Graduate Recruitment Committee Chairperson – TSU (2003-2004)

Grants Management Compliance Committee TSU (2003-present)

Communications Council TSU (2003 2004)

Development Council TSU (2003 2004)

University Resource Council TSU (2003-2005)

University Research Advisory Council (2009-present)


Research Interests

Recent Publications (out of a total of xxx)

Effects of Lead on Dopamine Levels and Tyrosine Hydroxylase Gene Expression
Presented at Research Day/ Texas Southern University
Houston, Texas 2000

Lead Induced Alterations of Dopaminergic Signaling Systems in
Pheochromocytoma Cells (Dissertation)
Presented at Annual Society of Toxicology Meeting
Nashville, Tennessee 2002