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The Brody School of Medicine
Department of Microbiology and Immunology




 


Research Instructors & Associates

Clayton C. Caswell, Ph.D., Research Associate (Post-Doctoral Scholar)
B.S., Texas A & M University, College Station, TX
Ph.D., West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
Telephone:(252) 744-3135 (lab)
Fax:(252) 744-3535
caswellc@ecu.edu
Postdoctoral trainee and associate in laboratory of Dr. Dr. R. Martin Roop, II.

William H. Chappell, Ph.D., Research Associate (Post-Doctoral Scholar)
B.S., Biology/Cellular, Elizabeth City State University, Elizabeth City, NC
M.S., Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
Ph.D., Microbiology & Immunology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
Telephone: (252) 744-2063
Fax: (252-744-3104)
chappellw@ecu.edu
Postdoctoral trainee and associate in laboratory of Dr. James A. McCubrey


Matthew L. Ellison, Ph.D., Research Associate
B.S., Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN
M.S., Immunology, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS
Ph.D., Microbiology, Missisippi State University, Starkville, MS
Telephone:(252) 744-2358 (lab), 744-2752 (office) Fax: (252) 744-3535
ellisonma@ecu.edu
Postdoctoral trainee and associate in laboratory of Dr. Everett C. Pesci.

Ivan C. Ndamukong, Ph.D., Research Instructor
B.Sc., University of Buea, Cameroon
M.Sc, Ph.D., Max Plank Research School for Molecular Biology, Georg August University, Göttingen, Germany
Telephone:(252) 744-2752 (lab)
Fax:(252) 744-3535
ndamukongi@ecu.edu
Research Instructor in laboratory of Dr. C. Jeffrey Smith.


Elizabeth A. Novak, PhD, Research Associate (Post-Doctoral Scholar)
B.A., Biology, Berea College, Berea, KY
M.S., Immunology & Microbiology, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
PhD, Microbiology & Immunology, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Telephone: (252) 744-3128 (labs),  744-2711 (office), Fax: (252) 744-3535
novake@ecu.edu
Postdoctoral trainee, instructor and associate in laboratory of Dr. MD. Motaleb.

Nicholas Polakowski, PhD, Research Assistant Professor
B.A., New College, Sarasota, FL
Ph.D., Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Telephone: (252) 744-3653/2717 (labs),  744-2700 (office), Fax: (252) 744-3104
polakowskin@ecu.edu
Postdoctoral trainee, instructor and associate in laboratory of Dr. Isabelle Lemasson.

Syed Z. Sultan, PhD, Research Associate (Post-Doctoral Scholar)
B.Sc., University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
Ph.D., Okayama University, Japan
Telephone:(252) 744-2730 (lab),  744-2711 (office)
sultans@ecu.edu 
Postdoctoral trainee and associate in laboratory of Dr. MD. Motaleb.

Najla Taslim, PhD, Research Associate (Post-Doctoral Scholar)
BPharm, University of the Punjab, Pakistan
MSc Kuwait University
Ph.D., East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
Telephone:(252) 744-2703 (lab) Fax:(252) 744-3104
taslimn@ecu.edu
Post-Doctoral trainee and associate in laboratory of Dr. Mark Mannie

Douglas Weidner, PhD, Lab Administrator (Flow Cytometry)
B.S., Texas A&M University, 1978, Biomedical Sciences
Ph.D., University of Nevada- Reno, 1988, Biochemistry
Telephone: (252) 744-3245 (office)
Fax: (252) 744-3104
weidnerd@ecu.edu
Associate in Flow Cytometry-Confocal Microscopy Core Facility.


Torsten Wurm, PhD, Research Associate (Post-Doctoral Scholar)
M.S., Biology, University of Cologne, Germany
Ph.D., Microbiology/Virology, University of Reading, United Kingdom
Telephone:(252) 744-2703 (office) (252) 744-2717 (lab) Fax:(252) 744-3104
wurmt@ecu.edu
Post-Doctoral trainee and associate in laboratory of Dr. Isabelle Lemasson