Our Ph.D. Program                                        Governance

OUR ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE

Ximena_Paez-Colasante

Dr. Ximena Paez-Colasante
Postdoctoral Administrative Fellow
Outreach Chair and Program Coordinator

Tamara Torres

Tamara Ospina-Vega
Genetics IDP Specialist

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Mailstop:  2128 TAMU
Address: 300 Olsen Blvd. Room 109A
College Station, TX, 77843 – 2128
Telephone:  +1 979 458-2284
Email: genesec@tamu.edu

GOVERNANCE

Executive Committee

  • Dr. David Threadgill (Chair), Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. Zachary Adelman, Entomology (AG)
  • Dr. Sarah Bondos, Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. Luis René García, Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. James Hu, Biochemistry and Biophysics (AG)
  • Dr. Michael Polymenis, Biochemistry and Biophysics (AG)
  • Dr. Matt Sachs, Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Dorothy Shippen, Biochemistry and Biophysics (AG)
  • Dr. Raquel Sitcheran, Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. David Stelly, Soil and Crop Sciences (AG)
  • Dr. Ximena Paez-Colasante, Post Doctoral Administrative Fellow
  • Ben Greenwell, GGSA Representative

Admissions Committee

  • Dr. Zachary Adelman (Chair), Entomology (AG)
  • Dr. Mary Bryk, Biochemistry and Biophysics (AG)
  • Dr. Tracy Clement, Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology (VET)
  • Dr. Kyra Delmore, Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Jenny Hyde, Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology (MED)
  • Dr. Jun-Yuan Ji, Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. William Murphy, Veterinary Integrative Biosciences (VET)
  • Dr. Kevin Myles, Entomology (AG)
  • Dr. Beiyan Nan, Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Ximena Paez-Colasante, Postdoctoral Administrative Fellow
  • Dr. Weston Porter, Veterinary Integrative Biosciences (VET)
  • Dr. Hongmin Qin, Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Phillip West, Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology (MED)
  • Timothy Sveeggen, GGSA Representative

Awards Committee

  • Dr. Matt Sachs (Chair), Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Jeffrey Cirillo, Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology (MED)
  • Dr. William Murphy, Veterinary Integrative Biosciences (VET)
  • Dr. David Riley, Animal Science (AG)
  • Jonathon Leach, GGSA Representative

Curriculum Committee

The Executive Committee now handles all curriculum issues.

Advising Committee

  • Dr. Sarah Bondos (Chair), Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. Rodolfo Aramayo, Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Vytas Bankaitis, Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. Scott Dindot, Veterinary Pathobiology (VET)
  • Dr. Robin Fuchs-Young, Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. Rene Garcia, Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Vishal Gohil, Biochemistry & Biophysics (AG)
  • Dr. Jun-Yuan Ji, Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. Vaishali Katju, Veterinary Integrative Biosciences (VET)
  • Dr. Anna Linderholm, Anthropology (LA)
  • Dr. Rajesh Miranda, Neuroscience and Experimental Therapeutics (MED)
  • Dr. Hongmin Qin, Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Bruce Riley, Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Jon Skare, Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology (MED)
  • Dr. Deborah Threadgill, Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Kevin Bredemeyer, GGSA Representative

Seminar Committee

  • Dr. David Threadgill (Chair), Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. James Cai, Veterinary Integrative Biosciences (VET)
  • Dr. Michael Polymenis, Biochemistry and Biophysics (AG)
  • Dr. Ximena Paez-Colasante, Postdoctoral Administrative Fellow
  • Lilia Sanchez, GGSA Representative

Membership Committee

  • Dr. Luis René García (Chair), Biology (SCI)
  • Dr. Kayla Bayless, Molecular and Cellular Medicine (MED)
  • Dr. Luis Hurtado, Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences (AG)
  • Dr. Nancy Ing, Animal Science (AG)
  • Dr. Mariana Mateos, Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences (AG)
  • Dr. Vlad Panin, Biochemistry and Biophysics (AG)
  • Dr. Matt Sachs, Biology (SCI)
  • Kelsi West, GGSA Representative