Meet Your Instructor

    About Nicole:

    Education:
     
    M.S., 2009, Life Sciences & Entomology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
          Advisor:  Dr. Kevin M. Myles
          Thesis:  "The Development of New Tools to Investigate Alphavirus Replication Kinetics"
     
    B.S., 2006, Biological Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
     
     
    Work:
     
    Full-Time Teaching Faculty, Virginia Highlands Community College, 2011-present
     
    Adjunct Teaching Faculty, Wytheville Community College, 2010-2011
     
    Full-Time Research Faculty, Virginia Tech's College of Veterinary Medicine, 2009-2010
            Supervisor: Dr. X.J. Meng       
            Research Topics: Genetic recombination, vaccine development, Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV)