Bridges to the Baccalaureate Degree Participating Institutions

Alabama

  • University of Alabama

    J. Michael Wyss, Ph.D.
    University of Alabama
    Department of Cell Biology
    Email: jmwyss@uab.edu

    Partner Institution: Jefferson State Community College
    Partner Institution: Lawson State Community College

Arizona

  • Northern Arizona University

    Jani Ingram, Ph.D.
    Northern Arizona University
    Email: jani.ingram@nau.edu

    Partner Institution: Diné College
    Partner Institution: Coconino Community College

California

  • Allan Hancock Community College

    Warren Gabaree, D.D.S.
    Allan Hancock Community College
    Department of Life and Physical Sciences
    Email: wgabaree@hancockcollege.edu

    Partner Institution: California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo

  • California State University, Long Beach

    Editte Gharkanian, Ph.D.
    California State University, Long Beach
    College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
    Email: eghara​@csulb.edu

    Partner Institution: Cerritos College
    Partner Institution: Long Beach City College

  • California State University, Los Angeles

    Linda M. Tunstad, Ph.D.
    California State University, Los Angeles
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
    Email: ltunsta@calstatela.edu

    Partner Institution: East Los Angeles City College
    Partner Institution: Los Angeles City College
    Partner Institution: Pasadena City College

  • California State University, San Marcos

    Denise Garcia, Ph.D.
    California State University, San Marcos
    Department of Biological Sciences
    Email: dgarcia@csusm.edu

    Partner Institution: MiraCosta College
    Partner Institution: Palomar College

  • San Diego Mesa College

    Edward Alexander, Ph.D.
    San Diego Mesa College
    Department of Chemistry
    Email: ealexand@sdccd.edu

    Partner Institution: University of California, San Diego

  • San Francisco State University

    Steven Weinstein, Ph.D.
    San Francisco State University
    Department of Biology
    Email: weinst@sfsu.edu

    Partner Institution: City College of San Francisco
    Partner Institution: Skyline College
    Partner Institution: Canada College

  • University of California, Berkeley

    Gary Firestone, Ph.D.
    University of California, Berkeley
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology
    Email: glfire@berkeley.edu

    Partner Institution: Chabot College
    Partner Institution: Merritt College

  • University of California, Irvine

    Luis Mota-Bravo, Ph.D.
    University of California, Irvine
    Minority Science Programs
    Email: lmota@uci.edu

    Partner Institution: Cerritos College
    Partner Institution: Fullerton College
    Partner Institution: Orange Coast College
    Partner Institution: Santa Ana College

  • University of California, Santa Cruz

    Phillip O. Crews, Ph.D.
    University of California, Santa Cruz
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
    Email: pcrews@ucsc.edu

    Partner Institution: Cabrillo College
    Partner Institution: Gavilan College
    Partner Institution: Hartnell College
    Partner Institution: Monterey Peninsula College

  • University of California, Riverside

    Byron Ford, PhD
    University of California, Riverside
    Department of Biomedical Sciences
    Email: Ford@medsch.ucr.edu

    Partner Institution: Riverside City College

Colorado

  • Colorado State University

    Ernest Chavez, Ph.D.
    Colorado State University
    Department of Psychology
    Email: Ernest.Chavez@colostate.edu

    Partner Institution: Front Range Community College

Florida

  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

    Carl Goodman, Ph.D.
    Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
    Email: carl.goodman@famu.edu

    Partner Institution: Tallahassee Community College

  • University of Florida

    David Julian, Ph.D.
    University of Florida
    Email: djulian@ufl.edu

    Partner Institution: Sante Fe College 

  • University of Miami, Coral Gables

    Michael S. Gaines, Ph.D. 
    University of Miami, Coral Gables
    Department of Biology

    Partner Institution: Miami Dade College - InterAmerican Campus
    Partner Institution: Miami Dade College - Kendall Campus
    Partner Institution: Miami Dade College - North Campus
    Partner Institution: Miami Dade College - Wolfson Campus ​

Idaho

  • Boise State University

    Cheryl Jorcyk, Ph.D
    Boise State University
    Department of Biological Science
    Email: cjorcyk@boisestate.edu

    Partner Institution: College of Western Idaho

Illinois

  • Southern Illinois University

    Derek James Fisher, Ph.D.
    Southern Illinois University
    Email: fisher@micro.siu.edu

    Partner Institution: John A. Logan Community College
    Partner Institution: Shawnee Community College

Kansas

  • Kansas State University

    Charlotte S. Olsen, Ph.D.
    Kansas State University
    Department of Human Nutrition
    Email: colsen@ksu.edu

    Partner Institution: Dodge City Community College
    Partner Institution: Garden City Community College
    Partner Institution: Seward County Community College

  • University of Kansas, Lawrence

    Estela Gavosto, Ph.D.
    University of Kansas, Lawrence
    Department of Molecular Biosciences
    Email: gavosto@ku.edu

    Partner Institution: Haskell Indian Nations University

Kentucky

  • University of Louisville

    Sham S. Kakar, Ph.D.
    University of Louisville
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics
    Email: sskaka01@louisville.edu

    Partner Institution: Jefferson Community and Technical College

Maryland

  • Towson University

    Michelle Snyder, Ph.D.
    Towson University
    Department of Biological Sciences
    Email: msnyder​@towson.edu

    Partner Institution: Baltimore City Community College
    Partner Institution: Community College of Baltimore County

Massachusetts

  • University of Massachusetts at Boston

    Alexia Pollack, Ph.D.
    University of Massachusetts at Boston
    Department of Biology
    Email: Alexia.Pollack@umb.edu

    Partner Institution: Bunker Hill Community College
    Partner Institution: Roxbury Community College
    Partner Institution: Massachusetts Bay Community College

Minnesota

  • University of Minnesota, Duluth

    Benjamin L. Clarke, Ph.D.
    University of Minnesota, Duluth
    Email: bclarke@d.umn.edu

    Partner Institution: Fond du Lac Tribal Community College
    Partner Institution: Lake Superior College

Mississippi

  • Mississippi State University

    Jonas King, Ph.D.
    Mississippi State University

    Partner Institution: East Mississippi Community College

Montana

  • Montana State University, Bozeman

    Ronald K. June, Ph.D.
    Montana State University, Bozeman
    Email: rjune@montana.edu

    Partner Institution: Aaniiih Nakoda College
    Partner Institution: Great Falls College
    Partner Institution: Little Big Horn College

New Jersey

  • Rowan University

    Alison Krufka, Ph.D.
    Rowan University
    Department of Biological Sciences
    Email: krufka@rowan.edu

    Partner Institution: Cumberland County College

New Mexico

  • New Mexico State University, Las Cruces

    Barbara A. Lyons, Ph.D.
    New Mexico State University, Las Cruces
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
    Email: blyons@nmsu.edu

    Partner Institution: Diné College
    Partner Institution: San Juan College
    Partner Institution: University of New Mexico

New York

  • Medgar Evers College

    Edward J. Catapane, Ph.D.
    Medgar Evers College

    Department of Biology
    Email: catapane@mec.cuny.edu

    Partner Institution: Kingsborough Community College

  • LaGuardia Community College

    Hendrick Delcham, Ph.D.
    LaGuardia Community College
    Department of Natural and Applied Sciences
    Email: hdelcham@lagcc.cuny.edu

    Partner Institution: City College
    Partner Institution: Hunter College
    Partner Institution: Queens College

  • New York City College of Technology

    Her Pa, Ph.D.
    New York City College of Technology
    Email: PHer​@citytech.cuny.edu

    Partner Institution: Brooklyn College of CUNY

  • Queensborough Community College

    Patricia Schneider, Ph.D.
    Queensborough Community College

    Department of Biological Sciences and Geology
    Email: pschneider@qcc.cuny.edu

    Partner Institution: Queens College

  • State University of New York at Binghamton

    Lisa Savage, Ph.D.
    State University of New York at Binghamton

    Department of Psychology
    Email: lsavage@binghamton.edu

    Partner Institution: Monroe Community College
    Partner Institution: Onondaga Community College
    Partner Institution: Westchester Community College

  • Stony Brook University

    Daniel J. Moloney, Ph.D.
    Stony Brook University
    Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
    Email: daniel.moloney@stonybrook.edu

    Partner Institution: Nassau Community College
    Partner Institution: Queensborough Community College
    Partner Institution: Suffolk County Community College

  • Purchase College

    Joseph A. Skrivanek, Ph.D.
    Purchase College

    School of Natural and Social Sciences
    Email: joe.skrivanek@purchase.edu

    Partner Institution: Dutchess Community College
    Partner Institution: Rockland Community College
    Partner Institution: Sullivan County Community College 

North Carolina

  • University of North Carolina, Charlotte

    Christine Richardson, Ph.D.
    University of North Carolina, Charlotte

    Partner Institution: Gaston College
    Partner Institution: Rowan Cabarrus Community College​

Texas

  • El Paso Community College

    Maria Alvarez
    El Paso Community College
    Department of Biology
    Email: malva279@epcc.edu

    Partner Institution: University of Texas at El Paso
    Partner Institution: New Mexico State University

  • University of Texas at El Paso

    Rosa Maldonado, D.Sc.
    University of Texas at El Paso
    Department of Biological Sciences
    Email: ramaldonado@utep.edu

    Partner Institution: El Paso Community College

  • Texas Tech University

    Jaclyn Cañas-Carrell, Ph.D.
    Texas Tech University
    The Institute of Environmental and Human Health
    Email: jaclyn.e.canas@ttu.edu

    Partner Institution: South Plains College

Virginia

  • Virginia Commonwealth University

    Karen Kester, Ph.D.
    Virginia Commonwealth University
    Department of Biology
    Email: kmkester@vcu.edu

    Partner Institution: Thomas Nelson Community College

  • Virginia Polytechnical Institution and State University

    Kristy Collins, Ph.D.
    Virginia Polytechnical Institution and State University
    Department of Science
    Email: kdivitto@vbi.vt.edu

    Partner Institution: New River Community College