Stephanie A. Richards

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology

Contact Information

Druckenmiller Hall - 230B

Teaching this semester

BIOL 1068. Cancer Biology

Stephanie Richards
Examines the biological basis of cancer, including the role of oncogenes and tumor suppressors in regulating how the cell divides, how environmental agents and viruses can induce DNA mutations leading to cancerous growth, and the genetic basis of cancerous cells. Examines diagnostic procedures and explores emerging technologies that are developing new treatments based on cancer cell characteristics.


  • B.S. (Bates)
  • Ph.D. (Vermont)