Meet Our Faculty

Meet Our Faculty

Ernesto Quintero, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology
Ernesto Quintero, Ph.D.
Education: B.S., California State University; Ph.D., University of Maryland.
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 3050
Office Phone: (239) 280-1666
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Phyllis Dolan, D.N.P.

Adjunct Professor of Biology
Education: D.N.P., Nursing Practice, Carlow University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Stephen Cronin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology
Stephen Cronin, Ph.D.
Education: B.S., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 3051
Office Phone: (239) 280-1617
Fax: (239) 280-1637

James A. Peliska, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
James A. Peliska, Ph.D.
Education: B.S. (Chemistry and Biology) Northland College, Ashland, Wisconsin; Ph.D. (Organic Chemistry) University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 3052
Office Phone: (239) 280-1605
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Thomas Smith, Ph.D.

Department Chair, Biology
Thomas Smith, Ph.D.
Education: B.S., Plymouth State University, Plymoth, New Hampshire; M.S., Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky; Ph.D., University of Louisville, Kentucky.
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 3048
Office Phone: (239) 280-2536
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Ladislav Sallai, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Ladislav Sallai, Ph.D.
Education: M.A., Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia; Ph.D., University of North Dakota.
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 3028
Office Phone: (239) 280-2418
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Brett Feger

Instructor of Biology and Chemistry
Education: B.A., Biology, Knox College; M.S. Zoology, Western Illinois University
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 2066
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Nicholas Curtis, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology
Nicholas Curtis, Ph.D.
Education: B.S., Marine Science/Biology, University of Miami; Ph.D., Biology, University of South Florida
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 3607
Office Phone: (239) 304-7132
Fax: (239) 280-1637

James Adames, D.P.T.

Adjunct Professor of Biology
Education: B.A., Theology, Franciscan University; D.P.T., Physical Therapy, Wheeling Jesuit University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Jacob Blanchard

Instructor of Biology
Jacob Blanchard
Education: B.A., Biology, Ave Maria University; Ph.D. (Candidate), Biological Sciences, Western Michigan University
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 3032
Office Phone: (239) 304-7130
Fax: (239) 280-1637