Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
College of Agricultural Sciences, Penn State University
108 AVBS 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)

Areas of Expertise

  • Coordinates all department undergraduate course scheduling and final exam scheduling (LionPath)
  • Maintains student records and meets with students to assist with course scheduling issues
  • Assigns advisors to students
  • Processes student degree audits, course substitutions and graduation validation
  • Assists with NSO, as needed
  • Advise Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences Students
  • Coordinates Student Rating and Teaching Evaluation (SRTE)
  • Reconcile Purchasing cards
  • Travel Reimbursements
  • Administrative Support Assistant
  • Department Head
  • Professor of Immunology and Molecular Toxicology

Areas of Expertise

  • Redox biology with an emphasis on selenium and selenoproteins
  • Macrophage biology- emphasis on inflammation and resolution
  • Endogenous bioactive lipid mediators
  • Cancer (leukemia) and leukemia stem cells
  • Redox control of stress erythropoiesis during inflammation
  • Academic Program Coordinator
  • Graduate Programs / Pathobiology

Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences