Jennifer Easterwood , PhD
- Assistant Professor , Biology Department
- College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Jennifer Cook Easterwood has been a professor in Queens' Biology Department for five years. Her courses include Principles of Biology II; Microbiology; Immunology, and Genetics. In addition to her departmental responsibilities, she has taught in the Core Program, led John Belk International Trips to Italy, and advised three students on their Honor's Program Theses.
Her research interests are microbiological in nature, and include hand-washing studies and microbial contamination studies, though she is willing to pursue other fields of research, including immunology, virology and genetics. She and a student in the honors program are currently studying recombinant hormone levels in livestock food products.
Dr. Easterwood is originally from Winter Park, FL. She lives with her husband of five years and her 2-year-old daughter.
- PhD - Microbiology and Immunology; Medical University of South Carolina