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 Assistant Professor Chris Downing Ph.D

Chris Downing Ph.D

Department: Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Title:
Assistant Professor
Office: Merid #760
Telephone: (208) 373-1776
E-Mail: cdowning@pharmacy.isu.edu

Chris Downing joined the faculty of Idaho State University College of Pharmacy in 2009 as an Assistant Professor in the Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Department. He received his PhD in Biological Psychology from State University of New York at Albany in 2001. In 1999, he earned his MA in Neuropsychology from University of Northern Colorado. Since joining the faculty at Idaho State University, he received Teacher of the Year Awards in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. Among other things, Chris has research experience in DNA and RNA extraction and preparation, PCR, gel electrophoresis (agarose and polyacrylamide ), DNA sequencing, gene expression assays and analyses, radioligand binding assays, bioinformatics, haplotype analysis, and QTL mapping.