Faculty Bio

Jeffrey Thompson, Ph.D.


Associate Professor of Biology

Education

  • B.S., Elizabethtown College
  • Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University Milton S. Hershey College of Medicine

Credentials

  • Biology Club Advisor
  • Member of the Committee for the Health Professions

Courses

  • Biochemistry I & II
  • Biology I
  • General Biology
  • Senior Thesis

Research Interests

  • Developing "magic-bullet" medicines that specifically deliver anti-cancer medicines into tumors and avoid surrounding healthy cells
  • Structural and functional properties of neurotoxic proteins and protein receptors