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Faculty | Associate Professor

Irina Ellison

Contact Information

[email protected]
Office: 718.489.5289
Room 5209


BA, Vassar College
Ph.D., New York Medical College

Dr. Ellison currently teaches Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Anatomy and Physiology and Forensic Biology. She previously taught Pathology, Epidemiology and Physiology in the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences at New York Medical College. She is the co-moderator of the Pre-Health Sciences Club and an active member of both the Metropolitan Association of College and University Biologists (MACUB) and the Association for Women in Science (AWIS). Her research focuses on the role of antioxidants in preventing cigarette smoking-related pathologies (such as lung cancer), as well as racial differences in the regulation of antioxidants.

Related Faculty

Adjunct Professor

Alexander Braun

Dean of Sciences / Director, Pre-Health Professions Program

Dr. Allen Burdowski

Biology, Management & Information Technology
[email protected]

Office: 718.489.5324

Assistant Professor

Shamard Charles