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Ruth Phillips

Ruth Phillips


Assistant Teaching Professor
Department of Biology

rsphilli@syr.edu

458 Life Sciences Complex
315.443.3956


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.

Education

  • 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)