Meet the Faculty

Deirdre Gonsalves-Jackson

Deirdre Gonsalves-Jackson

Associate Professor of Biology
Director of Nursing and Allied Health


Degrees Held

A.B., Randolph-Macon Woman?s College
M.S., Florida Atlantic University
Ph.D., Florida Institute of Technology

Office Location: 225 Greer Environmental Sciences Center
Phone: 757-455-3265
Email: dgonsalvesjackson@vwu.edu
Department/s:
- Biology

Gonsalves-Jackson received her Ph.D. from the Florida Institute of Technology. A predoctoral fellow studying Panama Mollusks, she worked at Randolph-Macon Woman's College in Lynchburg, Va., where she attended as an undergraduate. She will be teaching courses and labs in biology, oceanograpy and invertebrate zoology.

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