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Ruth Phillips

Ruth Phillips

Assistant Teaching Professor
Department of Biology

458 Life Sciences Complex

    Research Interests

    • Course-based research in the undergraduate STEM curriculum.
    • Implementing service-learning STEM outreach programs in the community.
    • Broadening participation of underrepresented and underserved populations in STEM fields.
    • Post-translational gene regulation and nucleo-cytoplasmic shuttling of RNA binding proteins.


    • Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institute of Environmental Health Science (2003-2004)
    • Ph.D., Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University (2002)
    • B.S., University of Michigan (1994)