Art Goven | Department of Biological Sciences

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Art Goven

Professor- Immunology & Parasitology
LIFE A 305
Dr. Goven's research interests include immunology, terrestrial toxicology and earth pollution.

Dr. Art Goven teaches classes in the following subjects:Parasitology and Immunology.


  • Doctor of Philosophy in immunoparasitology, University of North Carolina
  • Master of Science in public health, University of North Carolina
  • Bachelor of Science in biology, Lynchburg College


Goven's specific research projects are in the following topics:

  • Comparitive immunology
  • Immunotoxicology
  • Immunoparasitology


  • 2000, Psychological implications of oral contracetpive use
  • 1999, Oral Contraceptive Use: Implications for cognitive and emotional functioning
  • 1999, In vitro earthworm Lumbricus terrestris coelomocye assay for use in terrestrial toxicity identification evaluation

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