Welcome to Arkansas State University!


Stephen Mullin


Dr. Stephen Mullin

Department Chair—Biological Sciences

Phone: 870-972-3082
Office: Lab Science East, 202A


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 Science East, 202A



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

Interim Dean, Professor of Environmental Biology

Director of the Ecotoxicology Research Facility and Interim Director of Environmental Sciences

Phone: 870-972-2570

Office: Lab Science West, 552


Than Boves


Dr. Than Boves

Associate 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


Heiko (Gary) Heisermann


Dr. Heiko (Gary) Heisermann


Phone: 870-972-8587

Office: Lab Science East, 417


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


Ronald Johnson


Dr. Ronald Johnson

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

Professor of Botany

Curator, STAR Herbarium

Phone: 870-680-8191

Office: Lab Science East, 414


Tanja McKay


Dr. Tanja McKay

Interim Associate Chair, Professor of Entomology

Phone: 870-972-3240

Office: Lab Science East, 313


Fabricio Medina-Bolivar


Dr. Fabricio Medina-Bolivar

Professor of Plant Metabolic Engineering

Phone: 870-680-4319

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 308


Lori Neuman-Lee


Dr. Lori Neuman-Lee

Assistant Professor of Physiology

Phone: 870-972-3111

Office: Lab Science East, 320


Tom Risch


Dr. Tom Risch

Vice Provost for Research & Technology Transfer and Executive Director of ABI

Professor of Animal Ecology

Phone: 870-972-3333

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 102


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, 146


Asela Wijeratne


Dr. Asela Wijeratne

Assistant 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

Emily Bellis


Dr. Emily Bellis

Research Assistant Professor of Bioinformatics

Associate Director, Center for No-Boundary Thinking Division Lead, CNBT Division of Biological Systems

Phone: 680-3979

Office: Arkansas Biosciences Institute, 202


Jason Bourke


Dr. Jason Bourke

Assistant Professor

Department of Basic Sciences, NYITCOM-Arkansas

Phone: 870.680.8825

Office: Wilson Hall, 144H


Troy Camarata


Dr. Troy Camarata

Associate Professor

Department of Basic Sciences, NYITCOM-Arkansas


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


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