Richard Abistegui-DuBois – Physiology; General Biology; Molecules and Cells
Wendy Axsen – General Biology
Carey Carpenter – Anatomy; Physiology; Advisor for the Palomar Pre-Med Club
Michael Deal – Molecules and Cells; Majors Biology
Jim Gilardi – Majors Biology; General Biology; Human Genetics; Site Co-coordinator of the Bridges Program at Palomar College
Gene Gushansky – Anatomy; General Biology; A&P; Directed Studies in Anatomy
Beth Pearson – Department Chair; Marine Biology; General Biology; Botany; Catalina Field Course; BIO 195A Field Studies.
Krystal Rypien – Microbiology
Kim Velazquez – General Biology; Molecules and Cells; NSF STEP Grant Project Director; Title V HIS STEM Grant Supplemental Instruction Coordinator; BIO 195A Field Studies.
Dan Sourbeer – Dean of the Mathematics & the Natural and Health Sciences Division; Taught Majors Biology; General Biology; Zoology; Ecosystem Biology; Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem Field Course.
Faculty Emeritus since 2000
Gary Alderson – Taught Microbiology, was Chair of Life Sciences
Bob Ebert – Taught Majors Biology, General Biology, Zoology, Human Genetics, was Chair of Life Sciences
Gary Freeman – Taught physiology, biology; was Chair of the Life Sciences
Maura Gauge – Taught microbiology, and biology; was Chair of the Life Sciences
Ralph Ferges – Taught Physiology, A&P; was Chair of Life Sciences
Candi Francis – Was Dean of the Mathematics & Natural Sciences Division, Chair of Life Sciences, taught Anatomy among many other courses, was a developer and instructor of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem & Belize Field Courses, and continues to take fantastic photos
Sara Thompson – Physiology, Chair of Life Sciences, Vice President of the Academic Senate, Dean of the Mathematics & Natural Sciences Division; beautiful person.
Donate in Sara’s memory to the Sara Thompson Scholarship, c/o the Palomar College Foundation, 1140 W. Mission Road, San Marcos, CA 92096.