About Dr. Doumen

Degrees Obtained

1990: Ph.D. in Biology, Florida State University
1980: B.Sc. in Zoology, Free University of Brussels, Belgium

Positions Held

2006 - Present : Professor Biology, Collin College, TX
1997 - 2005 : Assistant Professor, Xavier University of Louisiana, LA
1996 - 1997 : Senior Postdoctoral Fellow, Ochsner Medical Center, LA
1994 - 1996: Assistant Professor, Hershey Medical Center, Penn State University, PA
1990 - 1994: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Hershey Medical Center, Penn State University, PA
1980 - 1985: Research Associate, Univ. of Antwerp, Belgium - Laing Island, Papua New Guinea

Recent Publications

Chris Doumen (2012) : Variable intron/exon structure in the oligochaete lombricine kinase gene. Gene 505: 276-282
Chris Doumen (2010) : cDNA identification, comparison and phylogenetic aspects of lombricine kinase from two oligochaete species. Comp. Biochem. Physiol., 156(2): 137-143
Kathleen McDonough, Chris Doumen, Mary Giaimo, Om Prakash (2010) : Effects of the HIV-1 Protein Tat on Myocardial Function and Response to Endotoxin. Cardiovascular Toxicology 10(4):250-258
Zhu H. and Doumen C.(2009): Identification of a cytoplasmic manganese superoxide dismutase (cMnSOD) in the red swamp crawfish Procambarus clarkii: cDNA cloning and tissue expression. Zoological Science,26: 284-288

Teaching Schedule Fall '21.


Office hours will be announced during the week of class. They can also be requested via email.



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Letters of recommendation are only written for involved students that do well in my class. Email requests for a LOR will be ignored !

Zoological Science Journal cover created by former research student Helen Zhu.