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Denise McKenney

Department Head, Professor of Biology

Contact Information

Wubben Hall and Science Center 228D



PhD, North Carolina State University

BS, New Mexico State University


Denise McKenney, PhD, received her Bachelor of Science from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces and went on to earn her doctoral degree from North Carolina State University, Raleigh. Her specialty is in microbial genetics. Some of the classes McKenney teaches are Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. Her research interests include microbial diversity in soils.