National Center for Natural Products Research
The University of Mississippi

Dr. Kristine L. Willett

Posted on: August 27th, 2014 by
Professor of Pharmacology
305 Faser Hall


  • Ph.D. Texas A&M University 1997
  • B.A. University of North Carolina 1993


  • Professor of Pharmacology
  • Research Professor in the Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences


The research of Dr. Willett focuses on understanding the multigenerational and epigenetic mechanisms underlying carcinogenic, endocrine disruptive and developmental effects of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon exposure using fish models; Fish embryo and gill toxicity of manufactured silver nanoparticles; and Environmental effects of coastal disasters including Hurricane Katrina and the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.

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