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Shawn Dash

Hampton University

Assistant Professor

Biological Science

Dr. Shawn T. Dash is an Assistant Biologist at within the Department of Biology at Hampton University. He is noted for the passion he brings to the classroom exciting students about the natural world and involving them in his research. Dr. Dash teaches a variety of courses including introductory courses, zoology, research design, as well as specialty courses on medical entomology, toxic and venomous animals, conservation biology as well as a field-based biodiversity class focused on the greater Chesapeake Bay watershed. Dr. Dash is deeply invested in documenting and understanding regional biodiversity. He has focused on a number of taxa including recently focusing on microorganisms such as viruses and bacteria.

Current Events

Virtual Site-Visit with SEA Team

September 1, 2019 to October 31, 2019

Upcoming Events

Phall Phage Phair - 2019

November 8, 2019

Philly Phage Phestival - 2019

November 16, 2019

Bioinformatics Workshop

December 9, 2019 to December 13, 2019

Recent Events

Identify Bioinformatics Workshop Trainees

October 2, 2019

Phage Discovery Workshop 12B

July 7, 2019 to July 13, 2019

Forum Activity

afreise posted in Terminase, large subunit

Debbie Jacobs-Sera posted in non SEA-PHAGES genomes

afreise posted in non SEA-PHAGES genomes