Research Training Initiative for Scientific Enhancement Participating Institutions

Alabama

  • Alabama State University

    Shree R. Singh, Ph.D.
    Alabama State University
    Department of Math and Science
    915 South Jackson St.
    Montgomery, AL 36101
    Tel: 332-229-4168
    Email: shreesingh03@gmail.com

Arizona

  • Northern Arizona University

    Catherine Propper, Ph.D.
    Northern Arizona University
    Department of Biological Sciences
    617 S. Beaver St.
    Flagstaff, AZ 86011
    Tel: 928-523-1374
    Email: catherine.propper@nau.edu

California

  • California State University, Sacramento

    Mary McCarthy-Hintz, Ph.D.
    California State University, Sacramento
    Dept. of Chemistry
    6000 J Street
    Sacramento, CA 95819
    Tel: 916-278-6519
    Email: mccarthy@saclink.csus.edu

  • California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

    Jill Adler, Ph.D.
    California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
    3801 W. Temple Ave.
    Pomona, CA 91768
    Tel: 818-259-1063
    Email: jpadler@cpp.edu

  • California State University, Dominguez Hills

    Hernan L. Martinez, Ph.D.
    California State University, Dominguez Hills
    1000 East Victoria St.
    Carson, CA 90747
    Tel: 213-516-3300
    Email: leoh@csudh.edu
    Web: http://www4.csudh.edu/mbrs-marc Link to external Web site

  • California State University, Long Beach

    ​Paul T. Buonora, Ph.D.
    California State University, Long Beach
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
    1250 Bellflower Blvd.
    Long Beach, CA 90840-3903
    Tel: 562-985-4946
    Email: pbuonora@csulb.edu

  • California State University, Los Angeles

    Krishna Foster, Ph.D.
    California State University, Los Angeles
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
    5151 State University Drive
    Golden Eagle 220
    Los Angeles, CA 90032
    Tel: 323-343-2395
    Email: kfoster​@calstatela.edu

  • California State University, Northridge

    ​Maria Elena B. Zavala, Ph.D.
    California State University, Northridge
    Department of Biology
    18111 Nordhoff St.
    Northridge, CA 91330-8303
    Tel: 818-677-3342
    Email: mariaelena.zavala@csun.edu

  • California State University, San Marcos

    ​Keith A. Trujillo, Ph.D.
    California State University, San Marcos
    Office for Training, Research and Education in the Sciences
    333 South Twin Oaks Valley Road
    San Marcos, CA 92096-0001
    Tel: 760-750-4183
    Email: keith@csusm.edu
    Web: https://www.csusm.edu/otres/riseprogram Link to external Web site

  • San Francisco State University

    Carmen Domingo, Ph.D.
    San Francisco State University
    Department of Biology
    1600 Holloway Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Tel: 415-338-6995
    Email: cdomingo@sfsu.edu
    Web: http://seo.sfsu.edu/content/fellowships Link to external Web site

  • San Jose State University

    Karen Singmaster, Ph.D.
    San Jose State University
    Washington Square
    San Jose, CA 95192
    Tel: 408-924-4980
    Email: karen.singmaster@sjsu.edu

  • California State University, Fresno

    ​​Viswanathan V. Krishnan
    California State University, Fresno
    SB-70, 2555 E. San Ramon Ave
    Fresno, CA 93740-8029
    Tel: 559-278-7944
    Email: krish@csufresno.edu​​​

Delaware

  • Delaware State University

    Melissa A. Harrington, Ph.D.
    Delaware State University
    1200 N. Dupont Hwy
    Dover, DE 19901 
    Tel: 302 857-6811
    Email: mharring@desu.edu

Georgia

  • Morehouse College

    ​Ulrica Wilson, Ph.D.
    Morehouse College
    Department of Mathematics
    830 Westview Drive, SW
    Atlanta, GA 30314
    Tel: 470-639-0365
    Email: ulrica.wilson@morehouse.edu

  • Clark Atlanta University

    Paul Musey, Ph.D.
    Clark Atlanta University
    Department of Biological Sciences
    223 J.P. Brawley Drive, SW
    Atlanta, GA 30314
    Tel: 404-880-8000
    Email: pmusey@cau.edu 

  • Savannah State University

    ​Carol Pride, Ph.D.
    Savannah State University
    Department of Natural Sciences
    P.O. Box 20600
    Savannah, GA 31404
    Tel: 912-358-4279
    Email: pridec@savannahstate.edu
    Web: http://linux.savannahstate.edu/rise Link to external Web site

  • Morehouse School of Medicine

    Sandra Harris-Hooker, Ph.D.
    Morehouse School of Medicine
    Departments of Medicine and Pathology
    720 Westview Drive, SW
    Atlanta, GA 30310-1495
    Tel: 404-752-1768
    Email: hooker@msm.edu

  • Spelman College

    Dolores V. Bradley, Ph.D.
    Spelman College
    Psychology Department
    Box 299, 350 Spelman Lane, SW
    Atlanta, GA 30314
    Tel: 404-270-5619
    Email: dbradley@spelman.edu
    Web: http://www.spelman.edu/academics/research-programs/rise Link to external Web site

Hawaii

  • University of Hawaii at Hilo

    ​Lynn Morrison, Ph.D.
    University of Hawaii at Hilo
    Department of Anthropology
    200 W. Kāwili St.
    Hilo, HI 96720
    Tel: 808-932-7446
    Email: lmorriso@hawaii.edu

Illinois

Louisiana

  • Xavier University of Louisiana

    ​Maryam Foroozesh, Ph.D.
    Xavier University of Louisiana
    Department of Chemistry
    1 Drexel Drive, Box 121-c
    New Orleans, LA 70125
    Tel: 504-520-5078
    Email: mforooze@xula.edu

Maryland

  • Morgan State University

    Angela J. Winstead, Ph.D.
    Morgan State University
    Department of Biology
    1700 E. Cold Spring Lane
    Baltimore, MD 21251
    Tel: 443-885-3794
    Email: angela.winstead​@morgan.edu

Mississippi

  • Jackson State University

    ​Glake A. Hill, Ph.D.
    Jackson State University
    1400 JR Lynch St.
    Jackson, MS 39217
    Tel: 601-979-1699
    Email: glakeh@icnanotox.org

Montana

  • Salish Kootenai College

    Christina L. Rush, Ph.D.
    Salish Kootenai College
    Department of Life Sciences
    P.O. Box 70
    Pablo, MT 59855
    Tel: 406-275-4894
    Email: christina_rush​@skc.edu

New Mexico

  • New Mexico State University, Las Cruces

    Michele Nishiguchi, Ph.D.
    New Mexico State University, Las Cruces
    Biology Department
    NMSU Box 30001-3AF
    Las Cruces, NM 88003
    Tel: 575-646-3721
    Email: nish​@nmsu.edu

New York

  • City University of New York, City College

    ​Mark Steinberg, Ph.D.
    City University of New York, City College
    Department of Chemistry
    160 Convent Ave.
    New York, NY 10031
    Tel: 212-650-8560
    Email: marste@sci.ccny.cuny.edu
    Web: http://www.sci.ccny.cuny.edu/rise Link to external Web site

  • City University of New York, Hunter College

    Benjamin Ortiz, Ph.D.
    City University of New York, Hunter College
    Department of Psychology
    695 Park Ave.
    New York, NY 10021
    Tel: 212-772-5670
    Email: ortiz@genectr.hunter.cuny.edu
    Web: http://rise.hunter.cuny.edu Link to external Web site

  • Rochester Institute of Technology

    Samar Vincent, Ph.D.
    Rochester Institute of Technology
    52 Lomb Memorial Dr.
    Rochester, NY 14623
    Tel: 716-475-6338
    Email: vjsncr​@rit.edu

  • Medgar Evers College

    ​Mohsin Patwary, Ph.D.
    Medgar Evers College
    School of Science, Health & Technology
    1638 Bedford Ave.
    New York, NY 11225
    Tel: 718-270-6217
    Email: mohsin@mec.cuny.edu
    Web: http://www.mec.cuny.edu Link to external Web site

     

  • Herbert H. Lehman College

    ​Gustavo Lopez Qui​ñones​
    Herbert H. Lehman College
    Department of Chemistry
    250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
    ​Bronx, NY 10468
    Tel: 787-464-5965
    Email: ​gustavo.lopez1@lehman.cuny.edu​

North Carolina

  • Fayetteville State University

    ​James E. Raynor, Ph.D.
    Fayetteville State University
    College of Basic and Applied Sciences
    Helen T. Chick Building, Room 132
    1200 Murchison Road
    Fayetteville, NC 28301
    Tel: 910-672-1659
    Email: jraynor@uncfsu.edu

  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke

    Rachel B. Smith​, Ph.D.
    University of North Carolina at Pembroke
    1 University Dr.
    Pembroke, NC 28572
    Web: http://www.uncp.edu/rise Link to external Web site

  • Winston-Salem State University

    Mamudu Yakubu, Ph.D.
    Winston-Salem State University
    115 S. Chestnut St.
    Winston-Salem, NC 27101
    Tel: 336-750-2543
    Email: yakubuma​@wssu.edu

Puerto Rico

  • University of Puerto Rico, Ponce

    ​Edu B. Suarez-Martinez, Ph.D.
    University of Puerto Rico, Ponce
    P.O. Box 7186
    Ponce, PR00732-7186
    Tel: 787-844-8181 ext. 2358
    Fax: 787-729-4064
    Email: edu.suarez@upr.edu
    Web: http://prise.uprp.edu Link to external Web site

  • Ponce Health Sciences University - Ponce Research Institute

    Caroline B. Appleyard, Ph.D.
    Ponce Health Sciences University - Ponce Research Institute
    Department of Basic Sciences - Physiology Division
    Perez Marchand St. Urb. Industrial Reparada
    Ponce, PR 00732-7004
    Tel: 787-840-2575
    Email: cappleyard@psm.edu
    Web: https://www.psm.edu/pri/​ Link to external Web site

  • University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras

    Nestor Manuel Carballeira, Ph.D.
    University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
    Department of Chemistry
    P.O. Box 23346
    San Juan, PR 00931-3346
    Tel: 787-764-0000
    Email: nestor.carballeira1@upr.edu

  • Universidad Central del Caribe

    ​Hector Maldonado, Ph.D.
    Universidad Central del Caribe
    Avenida Laurel
    Bayamon, PR 00960-6032
    Tel: 787-798-3001 ext. 2045
    Email: hmaldonado1@gmail.com
    Web: http://rise.uccaribe.net Link to external Web site

  • University of Puerto Rico, Cayey

    ​Vibha Bansal, Ph.D.
    University of Puerto Rico, Cayey
    Department of Biology
    Barcelo Ave.
    Cayey, PR 00736
    Tel: 787-738-2161
    Email: vibha.bansal@upr.edu

  • University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences

    University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences
    Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine
    P.O. Box 365067, Office B368
    San Juan, PR 00936-5067
    Tel: 787-754-4366
    Email: carmen.cadilla@upr.edu

  • University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez

    Miguel Castro, Ph.D.
    University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
    Call Box 9000
    Mayaguez, PR 00681
    Tel: 787-361-4122
    Email: miguel.castro2@upr.edu​​

South Carolina

Tennessee

  • Meharry Medical College

    ​Maria F. Lima, Ph.D.
    Meharry Medical College
    School of Graduate Studies and Research
    1005 D.B. Todd Blvd.
    Nashville, TN 37208
    Tel: 615-327-6533
    Email: mflima@mmc.edu

Texas

  • University of Texas at El Paso

    Renato J. Aguilera, Ph.D.
    University of Texas at El Paso
    Department of Biological Sciences
    500 W. University Ave.
    El Paso, TX 79968-0519
    Tel: 915-747-6852
    Email: raguilera@utep.edu
    Web: http://www.ucla.edu/ Link to external Web site

  • University of Texas at San Antonio

    ​Edwin J. Barea-Rodriguez, Ph.D.
    University of Texas at San Antonio
    Department of Biology
    One UTSA Circle
    San Antonio, TX 78249
    Tel: 210-458-4511
    Email: edwin.barea@utsa.edu
    Web: http://www.utsa.edu/mbrs Link to external Web site

  • University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

    Robert K. Dearth, Ph.D.
    University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
    Edinburg Campus
    Department of Biology
    1201 W. University Drive
    Edinburg, TX 78539-2999
    Tel:956-665-8750
    Email: robert.dearth@utrgv.edu

Virgin Islands