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Shawn Dash

Hampton University

Assistant Professor

Biological Science

Dr. Shawn T. Dash is an Assistant Biologist at within the Department of Biology at Hampton University. He is noted for the passion he brings to the classroom exciting students about the natural world and involving them in his research. Dr. Dash teaches a variety of courses including introductory courses, zoology, research design, as well as specialty courses on medical entomology, toxic and venomous animals, conservation biology as well as a field-based biodiversity class focused on the greater Chesapeake Bay watershed. Dr. Dash is deeply invested in documenting and understanding regional biodiversity. He has focused on a number of taxa including recently focusing on microorganisms such as viruses and bacteria.

Current Events

Receive, Prepare, and Test Biologicals for Phage Discovery **

April 1, 2019 to May 31, 2019

Upcoming Events

11th Annual SEA Symposium

June 7, 2019 to June 9, 2019

2019 Faculty Workshop

June 9, 2019 to June 12, 2019

Phage Discovery Workshop 12A

June 22, 2019 to June 28, 2019

Forum Activity

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