Meet Our Biology Faculty and Staff Furman University

Our faculty specialize in everything from genetics and ecology to anatomy and sustainability. But even though their background and expertise run the gamut, our instructors share one thing in common: They're outstanding teachers. Whether you're researching with us or seeking extra help on a difficult assignment, we're here to ensure your success.

Faculty members

Adi D. Dubash Furman University

Adi D. Dubash

Assistant Professor
Linnea Freeman Furman University

Linnea Freeman

Assistant Professor

Pamela K. Hanson

Associate Professor
Eli Hestermann Furman University

Eli Hestermann

Executive Director, Institute for the Advancement of Community Health​ (IACH)
David M. Hollis Furman University

David M. Hollis

Associate Professor
Min-Ken Liao Furman University

Min-Ken Liao


Ashley Morris

Associate Professor
Travis W. Perry Furman University

Travis W. Perry

Associate Professor
A. Joseph Pollard Furman University

A. Joseph Pollard

Rose J. Forgione Professor of Biology
John Quinn Furman University

John E. Quinn

Associate Professor
Jason Rawlings Furman University

Jason Rawlings

Associate Professor
Alison Roark Furman University

Alison Roark

Associate Professor

Adjunct and visiting faculty

Jeffrey Foltz

Adjunct Professor

Mara Robu

Adjunct Professor

Staff members

Judy McInnis Furman University

Judy McInnis

Laboratory Coordinator

Penny Sage

Laboratory Coordinator

Pam Breedlove

Department Assistant


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