Faculty Directory

MOLB Faculty Accomplishments

  • 32 faculty members
  • Around $2.8 million external funding/year
  • 35 peer reviewed publications/year
  • 30 invited talks/year

Joining the MOLB Faculty

  • Prospective faculty submit CV
  • Screened by current faculty
  • Teach MOLB courses
  • Carry out funded MOLB research
  • Mentor MOLB graduate students
  • Publish peer reviewed research  

    MOLB Faculty Directory

         
NAME TITLE EMAIL PHONE DEPT. RESEARCH  AREA

 

 

 
Ashley, Amanda K. Assistant Professor ashleyak@nmsu.edu (575) 646-2084 Chemistry & Biochemistry, W372 Chemistry Bldg., MSC 3C (Lab: 329)

Area: Toxicology

 

 
Ashley, Ryan Assistant Professor ryashley@nmsu.edu (575) 646-4135

(575) 646-5411-Fax

Animal & Range Sciences,

229 Knox Hall, MSC 3I

Area: Reproductive Physiology

 

 
Cowley, David E. Professor dcowley@nmsu.edu (575) 646-1346 Department of Fish, Wildlife & Conservation Ecology, 119 Knox Hall, MSC4901 Area: Aquatic Ecology

 

 
Creamer, Rebecca Professor creamer@nmsu.edu (575) 646-3068 Entomology Plant Path & Weed Sciences (EPPWS), N248 Skeen Hall, MSC 3BE (Lab: W341)

 

 
Curtiss, Jennifer Assistant Professor Curtij01@nmsu.edu (575) 646-5611

(575) 646-5630-Lab

Biology, 203 Foster Hall, MSC 3AF (Lab: 442)

Area: Cell & Developmental Biology

 

 
Hanley, Kathryn Associate Professor khanley@nmsu.edu (575) 646-4583 Biology, 479 Foster Hall, MSC 3AF (Lab: 551)

Area: Virus Evolutionary Ecology

 

 
Hanson, Steve Associate Professor shanson@nmsu.edu (575) 646-5073 Entomology Plant Path & Weed Sciences (EPPWS), N322 Skeen Hall, MSC 3BE (Lab: W321)

 

 
Hansen, Immo Assistant Professor immoh@nmsu.edu (575) 646-7719 Biology,

Area: Molecular Vector Biology

 

 
Holguin, Omar Assistant Professor frholgui@nmsu.edu (575) 646-5813 Plant & Environmental Sciences

 

 
Hernandez Gifford, Jennifer Associate Professor jgifford@nmsu.edu (575) 646-5090 Animal & Range Sciences,

219 Knox Hall, MSC 3I

Area: Reproductive Physiology

 

 
Houston, Jessica Associate Professor jph@nmsu.edu (575) 646-5563 Chemical Engineering, 362 Chem. Bldg.

Area: Biomedical

 

 
Houston, Kevin D. Assistant Professor khouston@nmsu.edu (575) 646-3918

(575) 646-4427-Lab

Chemistry & Biochemistry, W371 Chem. Bldg., MSC 3C (Lab: 328)

 

 
Indriolo, Emily Assistant Professor indriolo@nmsu.edu (575) 646-2175

(575) 646-2797-Lab

Biology, 477 Foster Hall, MSC 3AF

Area: Plant Molecular Biology, Cell Signaling

 

 
Lodato, Patricia Assistant Professor plodato@nmsu.edu (575) 646-2382 Biology, 369 Foster Hall, MSC 3AF,

Area: Microbiology

 

 
Lopez, Giancarlo Assistant Professor gclopez@nmsu.edu (575) 646-3091 Biology, 361 Foster Hall, MSC 3AF

Area: Animal Physiology

 

 
Lusetti, Shelley L. Associate Professor slusetti@nmsu.edu

 

(575) 646-6016 Chemistry & Biochemistry, W370 Chem. Bldg. (Lab: 330/331) MSC 3C

 

 
Lyons, Barbara A. Associate Professor blyons@nmsu.edu (575) 646-3473 Chemistry & Biochemistry, W373 Chem. Bldg.  (Lab: W365), MSC 3C

Area: Physical

 

 
Mera, Paola Assistant Professor mera@nmsu.edu (575) 646-7679 Chemistry & Biochemistry, Chem. Bldg., MSC 3C

Area: Microbial Physiology

 

 
Milligan, Brook Professor brook@nmsu.edu (575) 646-7980 Biology, 306 Foster Hall, (Lab: 308 & 306), MSC 3AF

Area:  Evolutionary Genetics

 

 
Nishiguchi, Michele Professor & Associate Department Head -Biology nish@nmsu.edu (575) 646-3721 Biology, Foster Hall, MSC 3AF

Area: Evolutionary Biology

 
Pietrasiak, Nicole

 

Asst. Professor, PES npietras@nmsu.edu (575) 646-1910 Plant & Environmental Sciences, N328 Skeen Hall, MSC 3Q

 

 
Randall, Jennifer Research Associate Professor jrandall@nmsu.edu (575) 646-2920 Entomology Plant Path & Weed Sciences (EPPWS), N333 Skeen Hall, MSC 3BE

 

 
Ray, Ian Professor iaray@nmsu.edu (575) 646-3819

(575) 646-3251-Lab

Plant & Environmental Sciences, 342 Skeen Hall, MSC 3Q

Area: Consumer & Environmental Sciences

 
Sengupta-Gopalan, Champa Professor csgopala@nmsu.edu (575) 646-5784 Plant & Environmental Sciences, N326 Skeen Hall, MSC 3Q  Area: Biotechnology, Plant Genetic Engineering, Molecular Biology, Alfalfa

 

 
Serrano, Elba Regents Professor,

NIH RISE Program Director; NIH BRAiN Program, Asso. Director

Serrano@nmsu.edu (575) 646-5217 Biology, 459 Foster Hall, (Lab: 450), MSC 3AF

Area: Neuroscience, Biophysics

 
Shuster, Charles Associate Professor cshuster@nmsu.edu (575) 646-1325

(575) 646-5495-Lab

 

Biology, 463 Foster Hall, (Lab: 430), MSC 3AF

Area: Cell & Developmental Biology

 

 
Smith, Geoff Professor gsmith@nmsu.edu (575) 646-6080

(575) 646-3606-Lab

Biology

363 Foster Hall, MSC 3AF (Lab: 355 & 357)

Area: Environmental Microbiology

 

 
Song, Joe

 

Professor joemsong@cs.nmsu.edu (575) 646-4299 Computer Science

MSC CS

 

 
Summers, Adam Assistant Professor asummers@nmsu.edu (575) 646-1549

 

Animal & Range Sciences, 326 Knox Hall

 

 
Van Voorhies, Wayne Molecular Biologist

 

wvanvoor@nmsu.edu (575) 646-8610

 

Molecular Biology, W363 Chem. Bldg., MSC 3MLS

Area: Energy Research Lab

 

 
Xu, Jiannong Associate Professor jxu@nmsu.edu (575) 646-7713 Biology, 469 Foster Hall, (Lab: 350), MSC 3AF

Area: Genomics

 

 
Yukl, Erik T. Assistant Professor Etyukl@nmsu.edu (575) 646-3176

(575) 646-4427-Lab

Chemistry & Biochemistry, W376 Chem. Bldg. (Lab: 364), MSC 3C

 

 
Zhang, Jinfa Professor jinzhang@nmsu.edu (575) 646-3438 Plant & Environmental Sciences, N338 Skeen Hall (Lab: W356), MSC 3Q

Area: Cotton Genetics