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Lockwood, Stephanie A. Ph.D.


Assistant Professor of Practice

Stephanie Lockwood serves as a professor for the Texas Tech at Waco Biology program. She has been teaching for TTU since 2006, and moved to the TTU at Waco extension site in 2014. Stephanie teaches Ecology and Evolution core biology courses, as well as Invertebrate Zoology, Insect Diversity, Medical Entomology, Field Ecology and Tropical Marine Biology electives. Dr. Lockwood and Professor Stephanie Randell (McLennan Community College) run the Texas Integrative Diving and Ecological Studies Laboratory (TIDES) and lead students in undergraduate research in coral reef ecology. Students develop their own research projects and then study abroad to complete their projects on the Mesoamerican Coral Reef in Roatan, Honduras.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities: Texas Integrated Diving & Ecological Studies Laboratory (TIDES - Coral Reef Research)


Parlos, Julie A. Ph.D.

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Julie Parlos has been interested in bat biology since 2004 and genetics since 2005. These interests culminated in her researching genetic variation among bats during both her master's and doctorate degrees. As a graduate student, she taught at Texas State University-San Marcos (2005-2008) and Texas Tech University (2008-2014). After receiving her doctorate in 2015, she worked in a research lab before returning to teaching in August 2016. She joined the Texas Tech Waco campus in 2017 where she enjoys teaching Genetics, Developmental Biology, Cell Biology, Mammalogy, and Herpetology.





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Singh, Harinder M.S.

Research Associate

Harinder Singh joined the Texas Tech Waco campus in 2015. Harinder teaches the Genetics, Cell, and Biology for majors laboratories.

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