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    COSM Faculty Spotlight
    Report on New Antimicrobials

    Dr. M. Abrar Alam, assoc prof of chem, & co-author Dr. David F. Gilmore, prof of microbiology, have had two manuscripts accepted in Journal of Antibiotics & in Molecules describing the synthesis & antimicrobial properties of novel compounds.

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    COSM Faculty Spotlight
    Izadyar to Review Green Chemistry Text

    Dr. Anahita Izadyar, assoc prof of chem, has been invited to review a textbook manuscript, Intro to Green Chemistry, publisher CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group. She developed a grad-level green chem course in 2017 for Ph.D./M.S. programs in environ sci.

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    CoSM Faculty News!
    Sikkel Studies Storms' Impact on Marine Life

    Dr. Paul Sikkel, associate professor of aquatic biology, is co-author of a paper in Scientific Reports documenting changes in population genetic structure of a marine parasite after back-to-back hurricanes.

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    CoSM Faculty news
    Fluker is Co-Author of Genetic Diversity Study

    Dr. Brook Fluker, associate professor of aquatic ecology, co-authored an article in Conservation Genetics with Brittany McCall, an environmental sciences Ph.D. researcher in his lab.

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    CoSM Faculty News!
    Two Cosm faculty members promoted

    Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Rice, mathematics education and Dr. Brook Fluker, aquatic ecology on their promotions to tenured associate professors, as approved by the Board of Trustees.

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    COSM Faculty News!
    Two cosm Faculty Members Promoted to Professor

    Congratulations to Dr. David Gilmore, environmental biology and Dr. Hong Zhou, statistics who were promoted to professor following recommendations from the administration and confirmation by the Board of Trustees.

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    CoSM News!
    New Chair in Biological Sciences

    Welcome to Dr. Stephen J. Mullin who becomes chair, Biological Sciences, effective July 1. Mullin completed his undergraduate degree at the Univ of California, his master’s at the Univ of South Florida, & his Ph.D. at the Univ of Memphis.

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    McKay Co-Authors Mosquito Research

    Dr. Tanja McKay, professor of entomology and director of programs in environmental science and molecular biosciences, is co-author with her graduate student, Sofija Todorovic, of an article just published in Veterinary Parasitology

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    CoSM faculty spotlight
    Congratulations Jeongho Ahn!

    Spring Nature publishes article by Dr. Ahn, associate professor of mathematics. His article, titled "Damageable elastic buckling bodies with a crack", can be accessed through the link below.

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    CoSM Spotlight
    Congratulations to Porsha McGregor!

    Ms Porsha McGregor is one of the recipients for the 2020 ACWHE Scholarship. Porsha is the Academic Coordinator at Arkansas State University. She is completing her Master program in Psychological Studies from ASU. Porsha, we thank you for your leadership!

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    Medina-Bolivar's Lab Research Published

    An article co-authored by Dr. Fabricio Medina-Bolivar, prof of plant metabolic engineering, was published in Molecules. Authorship is shared by his research assistant Lingling Fang & former MBS student Dr. Tianhong Yang.

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    Congratulations Dr. Milad!

    Dr. Mohamed Milad's proposal, "Testing Differentially Methylated Regions through Logistic Regression Analysis", has been selected by the Faculty Research Awards Committee as an awardee for the Spring 2020 Faculty Research Fund.

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    COSM News!
    ARCARE COMMITS SCHOLARSHIP FOR PRE-MEDICAL STUDENTS

    The Arkansas Family Health Foundation, better known to its patients as ARcare, has made a gift of $25,000 to Arkansas State University.

College of
Sciences & Mathematics

The faculty in the College of Sciences & Mathematics come from many programs, many universities, and many disciplines, but we all share a common experience, the one that you are now seeking, and want to share that experience with you.

The element of experience

Studying here is more than sitting in a classroom listening to lectures. It is the immersion in a research environment that is purposefully welcoming to students. Our diverse experiences and expertise contribute to a quality educational environment that emphasizes learning through integration of theory with practical laboratory and field studies. Our programs offer you the opportunity to work on projects that provide valuable insight and impact people’s lives.

We invite you to explore the ways in which the College of Sciences & Mathematics can be part of preparing you for it. We know it’s an important decision you’re making and we stand ready to help you take this first step towards success.

Accredited by ACS

The College of Sciences & Mathematics is proud to be accredited by the American Chemical Society.


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Visitor Parking for Our College

The most convenient visitor parking for the College of Sciences and Mathematics is located behind the College of Fine Arts, off of Quapaw St., or at the Dean B. Ellis Library. 


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Bearcat Biotech Junior Fellowship

The Bearcat Biotech Junior Fellowship Program is a K-12-University venture to offer quality research junior fellowships to Brookland High School students.


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