Visiting Assistant Professor
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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

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

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

Environmental Toxicology Journal Club TSU (Summer 1999 2001)

Society of Toxicology Member (2000 present)

Enhanced Enterprise Community Network of Houston Governing Board Member

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