Eleven Holy Cross Faculty Members Receive Tenure in 2017

The following members of the College of the Holy Cross faculty have been promoted to the rank of associate professor with tenure.

Julia Paxson, of the biology department, earned B.A. degrees in biochemistry and in mathematics from Swarthmore College, her Ph.D. in developmental biology at Yale University, and her D.V.M. from the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. She is board certified in veterinary large animal internal medicine and her research focuses on how aging affects the cellular response to injury by cigarette smoke, using both mammalian stem cells in culture and the nematode worm C. elegans. Her work has been published in journals including Stem Cells and Development, Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Development and PLoS ONE. She has been a member of the Holy Cross faculty since 2012.

Read the full list on news.holycross.edu.

Co-written with Jessica Kennedy, former media relations manager, Holy Cross College Marketing & Communications


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