Assistant Professor of Biology
Prusmack Center 308
B.S. – Biology SUNY-College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Ph.D – Biology SUNY-College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Prior to her arrival at Dominican University, Dr. Connors taught at Millsaps College in Jackson, MS, at which she both taught Cell Biology and Genetics, and operated an NIH-funded laboratory while employing and training several undergraduate students. While at Dominican University, she has secured funding from the National Science Foundation to support STEM scholarships for students entering Biology professions and established numerous collaborations with colleagues at university centers to provide additional research opportunities for students at Dominican University. She welcomes both undergraduates and high school students into her research lab during both the academic year and summertime.