Anjuli Datta Assistant Teaching Professor

Anjuli Datta

Biography:

  • Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 2016-Present
    • Undergraduate courses taught at University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN:
  • Cell Biology (BIOS 303041)
  • Disease and Public Health (BIOS 10105)
  • Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 2009-2015
    • Undergraduate courses taught at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park:
  • PSU 16: First-Year Seminar for BMB majors
  • BMB 001: Bases of Human Disease
  • BISC 001: Structure and Function of Organisms
  • BISC 002-Genetics, Evolution, and Ecology
  • BMB 211-Biochemistry
  • MICRB 422-Medical Microbiology Laboratory course
  • Undergraduate Program Adviser, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The Pennsylvania State University 2011-2015
  • Director, Nittany Lion MD Camp, Science U Outreach, The Pennsylvania State University 2011-2015
    • Science - U is dedicated to advancing science literacy in youth through the sharing and discovery of scientific knowledge at Penn State. The primary goals are to educate and inspire K-12 students, encourage critical thinking, and prepare them to become responsible, skilled and caring citizens, as well as capable scientists and teachers in the future.
  • Research Associate, Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University 2007-2008
  • Research Associate, Acrymed Inc., Portland, OR 2003-2005
    • Nanoparticle synthesis and clinical testing: Synthesized silver nanoparticles used to coat and stain various wound healing products (e.g. catheters, gauze, and nylon fibers). Verified that the products were anti-bacterial with bacterial challenge tests.

 

Education:

  • Master of Science, Biomedical Sciences, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX 1999
    • Thesis: Combined Chemo/Anti-Angiogenic Cancer Therapy In Lewis Lung Metastases
  • Bachelor of Science, Microbiology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 2002

 

Selected Professional Activities and Honors:

  • Paul M. Althouse Outstanding Teaching Award, Pennsylvania State University 2013
  • Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, University of Notre Dame 2016
  • Undergraduate Affairs Committee, The Pennsylvania State University 2009-2015
  • New Student Orientation Committee, The Pennsylvania State University 2009-2015
  • Peer Teaching Evaluation Committee, The Pennsylvania State University 2013-2015
  • Science Advising and Student Services Committee, The Pennsylvania State University 2012-2015