Professional and Academic Experience

University of Virginia – Student Mentorship
January 1999 - current

Mentorship      

  • David Taylor (Fall 2002 – Rotation Student)
  • Robert Davidson (Spring 2002 – Technician)
  • Weijie Lan (Fall 2000 – Rotation Student)
  • Man Wu (co-mentor - Spring 1999 – Master’s Student)

- provided guidance for projects and trained students in laboratory techniques (cell and molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology, and animal studies), experimental design, and data presentation

Piedmont Virginia Community College
Charlottesville, VA
January 1999, 2002

  • Assistant Professor, Adjunct Faculty – Division of Math, Sciences, Human Services
    • Biology 141, 142 – Anatomy and Physiology I and II

Glaxo Wellcome, Inc.
Research Triangle Park, NC
May 1995 - January 1996

CO-OP Research Scientist - Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology

  • Specific Areas of Experience:  Alzheimer’s Disease
    • molecular biology, pharmacology, immunology, protein analysis

Burroughs Wellcome Co.
Research Triangle Park, NC
January 1994 - January 1995

CO-OP Research Scientist -  Pharmacology - molecular biology, protein analysis