Pamela Padilla | Department of Biological Sciences

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Pamela Padilla

Dr. Pamela Padilla
Professor- Associate Vice President for Research & Innovation-Associate Dean of Research & Graduate Studies
940-565-3614 or 940-369-8625
The focus of the Padilla lab is to understand how organisms respond to and survive environmental stress. She is particularly interested in identifying the molecular mechanisms involved with 1) hypometabolic states and 2) how diet and genotype influences stress responses. The lab takes a genetic and

Dr. Pam Padilla teaches classes in the following subjects: Stress physiology, Genetics, and Eukaryotic Genetics


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Biology/Molecular Genetics, University of New Mexico
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of New Mexico

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