Pharmacy Research Staff

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Research Lab Manager
503-325-2655

The Research Lab Manager manages the research lab and provides support for the students, faculty, and administrators including equipment maintenance, collaborative operations, safety adherence, policy and procedure management, and equipment procurement and inventory. The RLM also provides support for the compounding lab.

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Research Assistant
503-352-2699

The Research Assistant supports the daily operations of the pharmaceutical science laboratory by training students and other researchers, performing research techniques, and general laboratory maintenance.

Jon received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the Portland State University in 2010. Since then, he has worked at different research labs and gained a series of valuable skills in biochemistry, microscopy, immunology, tissue/cell culture, and laboratory animal models.

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Research Assistant
503-352-2624

Stephen Black graduated from Pacific University in 2015 and works in Dr. Harrelson's lab investigating the use of a compound in cinnamon in smoking cessation.