|Kevin N. Baer, Department Head of Toxicology
Waste Management Endowed Professor of Toxicology
Ph.D., Northeast Louisiana University, 1988
Postdoctoral, University of Texas Marine Science Institute
Research: The evaluation of biochemical and physiological indicators of environmental stress in aquatic organisms, including low molecular weight metal binding proteins (metallothionein) end c-P450 enzyme systems. Endocrine modulation following exposure to toxicants and subsequent alterations of reproduction and embryo development in fish.
|Shannon Banks, Instructor/Academic Advisor
M.S., Pharmaceutical Sciences, Northeast Louisiana University
B.S., Toxicology, Northeast Louisiana University
Teaching Interests: Forensic Toxicology, Environmental Risk Assessment
|Benny L. Blaylock, Dean
Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1989
Postdoctoral NIEHS (Research Triangle Park)
Research: Description of immune modulation induced by xenobiotics and the mechanism(s) responsible for the modulatory effects.
|John Herrock, Instructor
M.S. Biology, Northeast Louisiana University
B.S., Biology, Northeast Louisiana University
Teaching Interests: Industrial Hygiene
|Harihara M. Mehendale, Professor
Ph.D., North Carolina State University, 1969
Postdoctoral, University of Kentucky and NIEHS (Research Triangle Park)
Research: Hepatotoxicology, Pulmonary Toxicology, Renal Toxicology and Mechanisms of Toxicity.
|Sharon A. Meyer, Associate Professor
Ph.D., Cornell University, 1984
Postdoctoral, Harvard Medical School and University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Research: Hepatotoxicity, neurotoxicity, hematotoxicity and disturbances in thyroid hormone homeostasis of herbicides and other nitrogenous compounds.
|Burton C. Suedel, Adjunct Professor
M.S., Biology, University of North Texas
Ph.D.,Biological Sciences, University of Mississippi
Research Biologist and Risk Integration Team Leader, US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg MS
|Barbara White, Administrative Assistant|