Biologist Expert 415440 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience as a Biologist, Microscopist, and Imaging Specialist. My areas of expertise include Microbiology, Cell Biology, Plant Biology/Morphology, Insects, Evolution, and Ecology. I have experience in imaging equipment, sample fixation/preparation and imaging and analysis with light and electron microscopy (SEM, TEM), X-ray spectroscopy, imaging mass spectrometry (e.g., Nano-SIMS); scientific communications (reports, viewgraph presentations, etc.); dSLR photography. I also have experience with developing electron microscopy (EM) sample preparation methods, including cell/tissue fixation, cryo-sectioning, and immuno- labeling.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include biology, microscopy/microanalysis, imaging, and scientific communications (reports, view graph presentations, etc.) to academic, industrial, and government clients.

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes: Research Assistant, Scanning Electron Microscopist, Photomicrographer, and Biologist.


Ph.D.Plant BiologyUniversity of California Davis
M.S.Biological SciencesCalifornia State Polytechnic University Pomona
B.S.Biological SciencesUniversity of California Irvine

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

Micrograph Award
Jastro-Shields Research Awards

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases