Welcome to Arkansas State University!


Tanja McKay

Dr. Tanja McKay

Interim Department Chair - Biological Sciences

Associate Chair, Professor of Entomology

Phone: 870-972-3240

Office: Lab Science East, 313

Amanda Jenkins

Amanda Jenkins

Administrative Specialist IIl

Phone: 870-972-3082

Office: Lab Sciences East, 202

Pamela Harrell

Pamela Harrell

Department Business Coordinator

Phone: 870-972-3082

Office: Lab Sciences East, 201A


John Artim

Dr. John Artim

Lecturer of Biology

Phone: 870-972-3649

Office: Lab Science East, 316

Sudeepa Bhattacharyya

Dr. Sudeepa Bhattacharyya

Associate Professor of Bioinformatics

Phone: 870-972-3712

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 309

Jennifer Bouldin

Dr. Jennifer Bouldin

Dean of Science and Mathematics

Director of the Ecotoxicology Research Facility

Phone: 870-972-3079 COSM

Office: Lab Science West, 552

Than Boves

Dr. Than Boves

Professor of Ecology

Phone: 870-972-3320

Office: Lab Science East, 315

Maureen Dolan

Dr. Maureen Dolan

Director of Biotechnology Program

Associate Professor of Molecular Biology

Phone: 870-680-4359

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 311

Jerry Farris

Dr. Jerry Farris

Distinguished Professor of Environmental Biology

Phone: 870-680-8151

Office: Lab Science East, 413

Brook Fluker

Dr. Brook Fluker

Asssociate Professor of Aquatic Ecology

Curator of Fishes

Phone: (870) 972-3253

Office: Ecotox Building, 113B

Kyle Gustafson

Dr. Kyle Gustafson

Assistant Professor

Phone: 870-972-3174

Office: Lab Science West, 330-A

Julie Huggins

Dr. Julie Huggins

Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-972-3555

Office: Lab Science West, 550

Martin Huss

Dr. Martin Huss

Associate Professor of Botany

Phone: 870-972-3124

Office: Lab Science East, 317

Kia Jefferson

Kia Jefferson

Temporary Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-972-3621

Office: Lab Sciences East, 416

Ronald Johnson

Dr. Ronald Johnson

Associate Chair

Professor of Biology

Phone: 870-972-2366

Office: Lab Science East, 321

Tracy Klotz

Tracy Klotz

Department Infrastructure

Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-972-3143

Office: Lab Science East, 318

Scott Mangan

Dr. Scott Mangan

Associate Professor

Phone: 870-972-3783

Office: Lab Science West, 330-B

Travis Marsico

Dr. Travis Marsico

Vice Provost for Research, Innovation, and Discovery | Executive Director of the Arkansas Biosciences Institute

Professor of Botany

Phone: 870-680-8191

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 102

Fabricio Medina-Bolivar

Dr. Fabricio Medina-Bolivar

Professor of Plant Metabolic Engineering, Director of Environmental Sciences and Molecular Biosciences

Phone: 870-680-4319

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 308

Lynda Miller

Lynda Miller

Temporary Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-680-8587

Office: Lab Sciences East, 417

Stephen Mullin

Dr. Stephen Mullin

Professor of Animal Ecology

Phone: 870-972-3082

Office: Lab Science East, 412

Lori Neuman-Lee

Dr. Lori Neuman-Lee

Associate Professor of Physiology

Phone: 870-972-3111

Office: Lab Science East, 320

Virginie Rolland

Dr. Virginie Rolland

Professor of Quantitative Wildlife Ecology

Phone: 870-972-3194

Office: Lab Science East, 314

Robert Shields

Dr. Robert Shields

Assistant Professor of Microbiology

Phone: 870-972-8083


Nathan Stephens

Nathan Stephens

Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-680-8189

Office: Lab Science East, 210

Andrew Sweet

Dr. Andrew Sweet

Assistant Professor

Phone: 870-680-8480

Office: Lab Science West, 330 C

Christopher Thigpen

Christopher Thigpen

Temporary Instructor of Biology

Phone: 870-680-8468

Office: Lab Science West, 142 D

Asela Wijeratne

Dr. Asela Wijeratne

Associate Professor of Bioinformatics

Phone: 870-972-3311

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 303

Guolei Zhou

Dr. Guolei Zhou

Professor of Cell Biology

Phone: 870-680-8588

Office: ABI, 209

Affiliated Research Faculty

Jason Bourke

Dr. Jason Bourke

Assistant Professor

Department of Basic Sciences, NYITCOM-Arkansas

Phone: 870.680.8825

Office: Wilson Hall, 144H

Adam Cossette

Dr. Adam Cossette

Assistant Professor

Department of Basic Sciences, NYITCOM-Arkansas

David Gilmore

Dr. David Gilmore

Emeritus Professor of Microbiology

Phone: 870-972-3263

Office: Lab Science East, 415

John Harris

Dr. John Harris

Research Associate

Curator of Mollusks

Phone: 501-961-1419
Karen Poole

Dr. Karen Poole

Assistant Professor

Department of Basic Sciences, NYITCOM-Arkansas

Viswanathan (Vishwa) Rajagopalan

Dr. Viswanathan (Vishwa) Rajagopalan

Associate Professor

Department of Basic Sciences; Cardiovascular Medicine; Molecular and Translational Physiology, NYITCOM-Arkansas

Phone: 870-680-8822

Office: Wilson Hall, 144

Nicolas Ramos-Lara

Dr. Nicolas Ramos-Lara

Assistant Professor of Biology, A-State Campus Querétaro

Phone: 419-689-0354 ext. 2086
Michele Reba

Dr. Michele Reba

Research Hydrologist - USDA, Agricultural Research Service - National Sedimentation Laboratory

Phone: 870-680-8256
Yanhua (Jennifer) Xie

Dr. Yanhua (Jennifer) Xie

Associate Professor

Department of Biomedical Sciences, NYITCOM-Arkansas