Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
College of Agricultural Sciences, Penn State University
115 Henning Building

University Park
, PA 16802

Phone, Main Office: 814-865-7696
Phone, Graduate Office: 814-865-7697
Phone, Undergraduate Office: 814-865-5630


  • Administrative Support
  • Undergraduate Programs
  • Department Head
  • Professor of Immunology and Molecular Toxicology

Areas of Expertise

  • Micronutrient selenium, selenoproteins, and redox homeostasis in immune cells
  • Macrophage biology- emphasis on selenoproteins in gut inflammation and resolution
  • Cancer (leukemia) and leukemia stem cells
  • Redox regulation of erythropoiesis during inflammation
  • Endogenous bioactive lipid mediators- prostaglandins & leukotrienes
  • Administrative Support Assistant
  • Graduate Programs

Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences