Discovering Curiosity: Art at the Zoo

April 19, 2018
Before delving into the world of endocrinology, Assistant Professor Rebecca Calisi Rodríguez, wasn’t following the path of a traditional scientist. She’d studied studio art and psychology at both Skidmore College and Boston College and thought she wanted to pursue the artist’s life.

Rebecca M. Calisi Rodríguez

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior
  • Center for the Advancement of Multicultural Perspectives on Science (CAMPOS)
  • Environmental Health Sciences Center (EHSC)
Research Interests: Animal behavior, Reproductive and Behavioral Endocrinology, Neuroendocrinology, Neurogenomics, Ecophysiology, Urban Ecology

Mark Huising

  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Physiology and Membrane Biology, School of Medicine
  • Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior
Research Interests: Islet Biology and Diabetes, transcriptional control of beta cell differentiation and plasticity of pancreatic islet cell identity.
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Peter J. Havel

  • Professor
  • Department of Molecular Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Department of Nutrition, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Research Interests: General Research Interests | Animal models of metabolic disease.