Principal Investigator

Mark Batzer

Mark A. Batzer

LSU Boyd Professor

Dr. Mary Lou Applewhite Distinguished Professor

Education
Ph.D. 1988 Zoology/Genetics, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
M.S. 1985 Zoology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
B.S. 1983 Zoology and Microbiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Research Interests

  • Primate Comparative Genomics
  • Mobile Element Biology
  • Computational Biology
  • Human Genome Organization
  • Human Population Genetics

Contact
Email: mbatzer@lsu.edu
Phone:
Office » (225) – 578 – 7102
Lab » (225)– 578 – 7103  |  (225) – 578 – 7104
Fax » (225) – 578 – 7105  |  (225) – 578 – 7113

Prior Professional Positions

2005-2008 Andrew C. Pereboom Alumni Departmental Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
2004-2005 George C. Kent Professor of Life Sciences, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
2001-2004 Professor (with tenure), Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
1995-2001 Assistant and Associate Professor (with tenure) Departments of Pathology (primary), Biometry & Genetics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA
1993-1995 Biomedical Scientist (Assistant Professor equivalent), Human Genome Center, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
1992-1993 Postdoc Physical Mapping, Human Genome Center, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA
1988-1992 Postdoc Molecular Genetics, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA