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Staff Ackerson, Stephanie Instructional Faculty ackerson@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Agrelius, Trenton PhD student \ Dudycha Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-6661 agrelius@email.sc.edu
Staff Alqahtani , Mohammad PhD student \ Quattro Lab Research Concentration - Evolution; Marine Biology msqhtani@yahoo.com Biological Sciences
Staff Anderson, Georgina PhD student \ Kathrein Lab Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology ga2@email.sc.edu
Faculty Armstrong, Alissa Richmond Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Stem Cell & Developmental Biology; Biology of Cellular Stress 803-777-9621 ararmstrong@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Barth, Alexander PhD student\ Stone Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Marine Biology ab93@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Bates, Millie Instructional Faculty 803-777-2424 batesmm2@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Benner, Ronald Carolina Distinguished Professor Emeritus Research Concentration - Marine Biology benner@mailbox.sc.edu Earth Ocean and Environment; Biological Sciences
Staff Berger, Franklin G. Distinguished Professor Emeritus Professor fgberger@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Boggs, Carol Professor Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-6869 boggscl@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences; Earth, Ocean and Environment
Staff Bolander, Franklyn F., Jr. Distinguished Professor Emeritus bolander@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Bowman, Lewis Professor Emeritus bowman@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Bradshaw, Tancia W PhD student \ Armstrong Lab Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology tancia@email.sc.edu
Staff Brasington, Gerald Instructional Faculty 803-576-6886 brasingg@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Brown, Herrick Curator - A. C. Moore Herbarium 803-777-8175 brownh@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Bruner, Matthew MS student \ Dudycha Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-6661 mbruner@email.sc.edu
Staff Buchanan, Courtney PhD student \ Twiss Lab Research Concentration - Neurobiology Courtney.Buchanan@uscmed.sc.edu
Staff Chappell, Daniel PhD student \ Speiser Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution; Neurobiology; Marine Biology danielrc@email.sc.edu
Faculty Chen, Hexin Professor Research Concentration - Cancer Biology; Biology of Cellular Stress 803-777-2928 chen53@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Chen, Huan Postdoctoral researcher \ Fu Lab 803-777-6759 chen323@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Costa, Irene Dalla PhD Student \ Twiss lab Research Concentration - Neurobiology irened@email.sc.edu
Staff Cox, Tessa MS student \ Ellermann Lab Research Concentration - Biology of Cellular Stress tccox@email.sc.edu
Staff Culver, Allison PhD student \ Davis Lab Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology osmundsa@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Czako, Mihaly Instructional Faculty 803-777-8928 czakomi@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Datt, Anil TFAC Instructor 803-777-1095 datt@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Davis, Shannon Associate Professor Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology 803-777-8349 (office), 803-777-9940 (lab) swdavis@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff DeCoursey, Patricia Distinguished Professor Emeritus 803-777-3934 decourse@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Depatie, Trinity PhD student \ Wessinger Lab Research Concentration - Evolution; Plant Biology TDEPATIE@email.sc.edu
Staff Dewey, Michael Professor Emeritus Biological Sciences
Staff Dhameja, Milan TFAC Instructor 803-777-8618 dhameja@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Du, Liren PhD student \ Xu Lab Research Concentration - Plant biology liren@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Dudycha, Jeff Professor Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-3987 dudycha@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Duncan, David PhD student \ rotations djduncan@email.sc.edu
Staff Duverglas, Laurent MS student \ Boggs Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution duvergll@email.sc.edu
Faculty Ellermann, Melissa Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Biology of Cellular Stress mellermann@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Ely, Bert Professor, Director of Center for Science Education Research Concentration - Evolution 803-777-2768 ely@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Eudy, Erik Instructional Faculty 803-576-6368 eeudy@mailbox.sc.edu Instructional faculty Biological Sciences
Staff Faulk, Garrett Business Manager 803-777-1769 faulkgd@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Felder, Michael Professor Emeritus 803-777-5135 mrfelder@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Franklin, William "Trey" Eugene, III Director of the W. G. Belser Arboretum & Instructional Faculty Laboratory Coordinator 803-777-2054 frankliw@mailbox.sc.edu Ecology, Evolution, Entomology, Instructor Biological Sciences
Staff Frederick, Kenneth PhD student \ Patel Lab Research Concentration - Biology of cellular stress frederk@email.sc.edu
Staff Friedman, Bob Associate Professor Research Concentration - Neurobiology 803-777-0655 bobf@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Frongillo, Marguerite TFAC Instructor 803-743-0731 mff426@gmail.com Biological Sciences
Faculty Fu, Zhengqing Associate Professor Research Concentration - Plant Biology; Biology of Cellular Stress 803-777-8753 zfu@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Gamble, Megan Dantzler Instructional Faculty 803-777-6014 gamble@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Garcia-Walther, Julian PhD student \ Senner Lab garciawj@email.sc.edu
Staff Ghoshroy, Soumitra Director, Electron Microscopy Center 803-777-7085 ghoshroy@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Gupta, Gourab PhD student \ Chen Lab Research Concentration - Cancer biology guptag@email.sc.edu
Staff Hagenbuch, Isaac Instructional Faculty Lab Coordinator 803-777-2062 hagenbui@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Hallman, Lee IT Manager 803-777-1106 lmhallm1@email.sc.edu CAS - Biological Sciences
Staff Handmaker, Maina MS student \ Senner Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution MAINAH@email.sc.edu
Staff Hann, Claire PhD student \ Stratmann Lab Research Concentration - Plant biology hannc@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Hernandez, Marco PhD student \ Kathrein Lab Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology marcoh@email.sc.edu
Staff Higgins, Kevin Adjunct Faculty Biological Sciences
Faculty Hilbish, Jerry Professor Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-6629 hilbish@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Hinsch, Valerie MS student \ Xu Lab Research Concentration - Plant biology vhinsch@email.sc.edu
Faculty Ho, Yen-Yi Assistant Professor 803-777-5163 hoyen@stat.sc.edu Statistics, Biological Sciences
Staff Hogan, Kristen Instructional Faculty Lab Coordinator 803-777-3689 kmlarsen@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Hollis, Brian Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Evolution 803-576-8478 brian.hollis@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Hu, Tieqiang Research Technician \ Xu Lab 803-576-8337 tieqiang@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Hyatt, Miranda MS student \ Armstrong Lab Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology mch12@email.sc.edu
Staff Jakanis, Madison PhD student \ Speiser Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution; Marine Biology mjanakis@email.sc.edu
Staff Jani, Niti PhD student \ Pena Lab Research Concentration - Cancer biology njani@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Joudeh, Liza PhD student \ rotations lajoudeh@email.sc.edu
Faculty Kathrein, Katie Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology 803-576-6211 kathrein@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Keck, Chloe PhD student \ Boggs Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution chloemtkeck@sc.edu
Staff Keerthi Raja, Manikanda PhD student\ Chen Lab Research Concentration - Cancer biology keerthim@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Kincaid, Samantha PhD student \ Hollis Lab Research Concentration - Evolution KINCAIS@email.sc.edu
Staff Kirkise, Nikita PhD student \ Welshhans Lab Research Concentration - Neurobiology NKIRKISE@email.sc.edu
Staff Knotts, Eilea Instructional Faculty Lab Coordinator 803-576-6533 eknotts@email.sc.edu Instructional faculty Biological Sciences
Faculty Krizek, Beth Professor Research Concentration - Plant Biology; Stem Cells & Developmental Biology 803-777-1876 krizek@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Lawther, Robert Professor Emeritus Biological Sciences
Staff Leung, Calvin Research Affiliate \ Lizarraga Lab 803-777-2100 cl74@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Levina, Elina Instructional Faculty Lab Coordinator 803-777-5410 levinae@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Lincoln, David Distinguished Professor Emeritus Biological Sciences
Staff Linscott, Jennifer PhD student \ Senner Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution linscotj@email.sc.edu
Faculty Lizarraga, Sofia Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Neurobiology; Stem Cells & Developmental Biology 803-777-2100 lizarras@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Lovell, Charles R. Professor Research Concentration - Ecology 803-777-7036 lovell@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Mallick, Nayan PhD student \ Stones Lab nmallick@email.sc.edu Research Concentration - Ecology; Marine Biology
Staff Manuela, Darren PhD student \ Xu Lab Research Concentration - Plant biology manuelad@email.sc.edu
Staff Marchione, Alissa PhD student \ Kathrein Lab Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology alissadm@email.sc.edu
Staff Martin, Gabriel Administrative Coordinator for the Chair 803-777-5084 MARTINGR@biol.sc.edu Administrative, Chair Biological Sciences
Staff Marton, Laszlo Distinguished Professor Emeritus 803-777-6676 martonl@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Matesic, Lydia Associate Professor Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology; Biology of Cellular Stress 803-777-2520 lmatesic@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff McKeown, Eric Electronic Technician 803-777-7163 ericm@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff McKercher, Levi PhD student \ Stone Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Marine bioloy levim@email.sc.edu
Staff Merhej, George PhD student \ Smith Lab Research Concentration - Neurobiology gmerhej@email.sc.edu
Staff Merritt, Kristiaan PhD student \ Richardson Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Marine Biology kfm1@email.sc.edu
Staff Miller, Sharmina Research Technician \ Twiss Lab 803-777-9216 mille974@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Mishra, Nawin Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Genetics & Genomics mishra@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Mitchell, Mary PhD student \ Ellermann Lab Research Concentration - Biology of Cellular Stress mm213@email.sc.edu
Staff Mohammadi, Tannaz PhD student \ Ely Lab Research Concentration - Evolution TANNAZ@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Moreland, Trevor PhD student \ Poulain lab Research Concentration - Neurobiology trevoram@email.sc.edu
Staff Morris, James Distinguished Professor Emeritus 803-777-3948 morris@inlet.geol.sc.edu Biological Sciences; Earth, Ocean and Environment
Faculty Mousseau, Timothy Professor Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-8047 mousseau@sc.edu Biological Sciences; Earth Ocean and Environment
Staff Nelson, Greg Undergraduate Advisor 777-5410 gdnelson@email.sc.edu
Staff Nelson, John Professor Emeritus Former Curator of the A.C. Moore Herbarium 803-777-8196 nelson@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Ogilvie, Robert W Instructional Faculty ogilvie@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Patel, Palak PhD student \ Ely Lab Research Concentration - Evolution palak@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Patel, Rekha Professor Research Concentration - Biology of Cellular Stress 803-777-1853 patelr@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Pena, Maria Majorette Associate Professor; Director of the Mouse Core - Center for Colon Cancer Research Research Concentration - Cancer Biology 803-777-1060 mpena@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Pinckney, James Professor, Director of the Belle W. Baruch Institute for Marine and Coastal Sciences Research Concentration - Ecology; Marine Biology 803-777-7133 pinckney@sc.edu Biological Sciences; Earth, Ocean and Environment
Staff Pipes, Shannon PhD student \ Lovell Lab Research Concentration - Ecology spipes@email.sc.edu
Faculty Poulain, Fabienne Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Neurobiology; Stem Cells & Developmental Biology 803-777-0713 fpoulain@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Puleo, Lauren MS student \ Senner Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution lpuleo@email.sc.edu
Faculty Quattro, Joe Professor Research Concentration - Evolution; Marine Biology 803-777-3240 Quattro@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences; Earth, Ocean and Environment
Staff Quinde, Carlos Alfaro PhD student \ rotations alfaroqc@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Rambert, David Distinguished Professor Emeritus Biological Sciences
Staff Ravikanthachari, Nitin PhD student \ Boggs Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution nitinr@email.sc.edu
Staff Reeves, Tom TFAC Instructor 803-777-2852 reevest@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Reisman, David Professor, Director of Graduate Studies Research Concentration - Cancer Biology; Biology of Cellular Stress 803-777-8108 reisman@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Richardson, Tammi Professor, Chair of Biological Sciences Dept Research Concentration - Ecology; Marine Biology 803-777-2269 (lab) / 803-777-6389 (chair's office) richardson@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences; Earth, Ocean and Environment
Staff Ritchie, Foster MS student \ Lizarraga Lab Research Concentration - Neurobiology fritchie@email.sc.edu
Staff Rygel, Katelyn PhD student \ Welshhans Lab Research Concentration - Neurobiology KRYGEL@email.sc.edu
Staff Sahoo, Pabitra Research Assistant Professor 803-777-9216 sahoop@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Sawyer, Roger Carolina Trustee Professor 803-777-0525 rhsawyer@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Schomaker, Rachel PhD student \ Dudycha Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-6661 schomakr@email.sc.edu
Staff Schuck, Percy Logan PhD student \ Stewart Lab Research Concentration - Cancer biology schuck@email.sc.edu
Staff Schumpert, Charles Andy Instructional Faculty Lab Coordinator (803)777-8759 schumpca@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Schwartz, Lindsey PhD student \ Hilbish Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution schwarl@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Sen, Tiasa PhD student \ Krizek Lab Research Concentration - Plant biology tsen@email.sc.edu
Faculty Senner, Nathan Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-4254 senner@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Shang, Zhenhua PhD student \ Davis Lab Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology zshang@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Showman, Richard Associate Professor 803-777-2457 showman@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences; Earth Ocean and Environment
Staff Simmons, Chad PhD student \ Armstrong Lab Research Concentration - Stem Cells & Developmental Biology simmonch@email.sc.edu
Staff Simmons, Constance Human Resources Coordinator 803-777-4142 CASIMMON@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Simon, Tricia MS student \ Patel Lab Research Concentration - Biology of Cellular Stress tsimon@email.sc.edu
Faculty Smith, Deanna Associate Professor Research Concentration - Neurobiology 803-777-3020 deannasm@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Smith, Terika Postdoctoral researcher \ Twiss Lab smithtp@email.sc.edu
Staff South, April Instructional Faculty 803-777-3167 south@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Spatola, Gabriella PhD student \ Mousseau Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution gspatola@email.sc.edu
Faculty Speiser, Daniel Associate Professor Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution; Neurobiology; Marine Biology 803-777-6597 speiser@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Stager, Maria Postdoctoral researcher \ Boggs Lab mstager@mailbox.sc.edu
Staff Stancyk, Stephen Distinguished Professor Emeritus Biological Sciences
Staff Steichmann, Nicholas PhD student \ Speiser Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution; Neurobiology; Marine Biology steichmn@email.sc.edu
Staff Stevens, Joshua PhD student \ Wessinger Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution; Plant biology js126@email.sc.edu
Faculty Stewart, Jason Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Cancer Biology; Biology of Cellular Stress 803-777-1551 (Office), 803-777-4767 (Lab) jason.stewart@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Stokes, Andrea Blair PhD student \ Watt Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution stokesab@email.sc.edu
Faculty Stone, Joshua Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Ecology; Marine Biology 803- 777-2932 stone@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Stratmann, Johannes Professor Research Concentration - Plant Biology; Biology of Cellular Stress 803-777-5084 johstrat@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Sudak, Sophia Research Technician \ Hollis Lab ssudak@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Swanson, Jake PhD student \ Dudycha Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-6661 swansonjake6@gmail.com
Staff Thames, Elizabeth Research Specialist \ Twiss Lab 803-777-9216 elthames@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Thomas, Quill Research Technician \ Poulain Lab 803-777-0713 cmt2@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Tolles, Heidi Graduate Program Coordinator, 803-777-2755 tollesh@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Twiss, Jeff Professor, SmartState Chair in Childhood Neurotherapeutics, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies Research Concentration - Neurobiology 777-9215 twiss@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Vacharasin, Janay PhD student \ Lizarraga Lab Research Concentration - Neurobiology jclytus@email.sc.edu
Staff Vance, Vicki Professor Emeritus vance@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Vaughn, Lauren Postdoctoral researcher \ Twiss Lab 803-576-8466 vaughnls@email.sc.edu
Staff Vogt, Richard Distinguished Professor Emeritus vogt@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Waldman, Alan Professor Research Concentration - Cancer Biology; Biology of Cellular Stress 803-777-8405 awaldman@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Watt, Ward Professor Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution 803-777-9884 wattw@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Weaver, Cory Postdoctoral researcher \ Poulain Lab weaverc7@mailbox.sc.edu
Staff Weidberg, Nicolas Postdoctoral researcher \ Wethey Lab j_weidberg@hotmail.com Biological Sciences
Faculty Welshhans, Kristy Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Neurobiology; Stem cells and Developmental Biology KRISTYW@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Wesley, Megan MS student \ Quattro Lab Research Concentration - Ecology; Evolution mkwesley@email.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Faculty Wessinger, Carolyn Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Evolution; Plant Biology WESSINC@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Wethey, David Professor 803-777-3936 wethey@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff White, Alan Professor 803-777-4141 arwhite@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Woodin, Sarah A. Carolina Distinguished Professor Emeritus 803-777-4254 woodin@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences; Earth, Ocean and Environment
Staff Xu, Kaimei Laboratory Technician 803-777-4141 xu89@mailbox.sc.edu Department of Biological Sciences
Faculty Xu, Mingli Assistant Professor Research Concentration - Plant Biology 803-576-8337 minglixu@sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Yoch, Duane Distinguished Professor Emeritus yoch@biol.sc.edu Biological Sciences
Staff Zdradzinski, Matthew PhD student \ Twiss Lab Research Concentration - Neurobiology mdz@email.sc.edu 
Staff Zeigler, Amanda Director of Undergraduate Studies 803-777-2518 polsona@mailbox.sc.edu Biological Sciences

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