Who You’ll Work With

As a major in JCSU’s biology program, you’ll be paired with a faculty advisor who knows your career goals and has real-world experience in the field you want to enter.

Our full-time faculty members are experienced in fields ranging from veterinary medicine to human medicine, so no matter what you want to study, our professors can lead you down the right path and give you advice for the workplace.

Cutting-edge faculty research

Our professors are always involved with exciting and groundbreaking research. Past summer research has included the study of parasites that cross species, as well as hostile parasites in birds at the Carolina Raptor Center in Huntersville, N.C.

Another professor in our department has been studying the recovery of a coastal plain forest following the impact of Hurricane Hugo in 1989.

Valuable Community Connections

At JCSU, we give you a variety of ways to gain hands-on experience and network with professionals in a variety of scientific fields.

Our program’s seminar series puts you in contact with leading researchers from around the country, and many of our students have been recruited into their programs.

Faculty Members

Sunil Gupta

Assistant Professor of Natural Science

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Alexa Rosypal

Assistant Professor of Biology

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Britt Kern

Associate Professor of Biology

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