Faculty and Staff

Pradeep Patnaik

Professor • Department of Biology

1971- 1974: B.Sc (Chemistry- Honors & Microbiology) University of Bombay, India 1983-1989: Ph.D (Genetics) Indiana University, Bloomington IN 1990 - 1995: Postdoctoral; Rockefeller University, New York 1996-1999: Career-Track Scientist, National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR) London, UK 1999- Department of Biology, William Paterson University, Wayne NJ

Professional Interests

DNA replication; Molecular Genetics of parasitic protozoa;
Currently interested in the pedagogy of active-learning 

Other Interests

Cinema. Have directed several short films while a student at the Film & Television Institute of India (1977-1980)

Oriya  Hindi 


PhD Genetics, Indiana University Bloomington, IN


Molecular Parasitology

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Notable Courses Taught

General Genetics; Molecular Biology; General Biology; Parasitology; Molecular Biology of Diseases; Seminar in Molecular Biology