Professor of Biology

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Research Interests 

Research interests include immunology, aging, and microbiology

Professional Experience 

In 2011, Dr. Riggs was a visiting scientist atThe Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA, an independent research organization dedicated to advancing human health and wellbeing through scientific discovery and education.

Dr. Riggs was the recipient of the 2008 Ann Giovanelli Award & the 2010 Distinguished Teaching Award.

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