External advisory committee

The SC INBRE External Advisory Committee is comprised of esteemed researchers outside of South Carolina. Typically the committee meets annually to evaluate the progress towards INBRE goals and to provide advice and insight derived from their own extensive experience.


Dr. Clifford Houston (Past EAC Chair)

Associate Vice President for Educational Outreach

The Herman Barnett Distinguished Professorship in Microbiology and Immunology, Emeritus

University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

(409) 772-4987 | Email

Dr. Merry Lindsey

Director, Mississippi Center for Heart Research; Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics; Research Health Scientist, Research Service

G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery Veterans Affairs Medical Center

University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS

(601) 815-1329 | Email

Dr. George K Littleton

Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics

Howard University, College of Medicine, Washington DC

(202) 806-6334 | Email

Dr. Nancy S. Mills (EAC Chair)

Professor, Department of Chemistry

Trinity University, San Antonio, TX

(210) 999-7317 | Email

Dr. Kathy Parson

Professor Emerita, Departments of Biology and Chemistry

Consultant, Research Corporation for Scientific Advancement

Macalester College, St Paul, MN

(651) 587-8111 | Email