Pictured above with her committee, Dr. Rachel Haviland successfully defended her dissertation on November 4, 2011. From left to right: Committee member Sheng Wei; Co- Major Professor Richard Jove; Rachel Haviland; Co-Major Professor Doug Cress and committee member Ken Wright. Dr. James Turkson chaired the defense via teleconference from the University of Hawaii. Dr. Haviland is currently the president of the New Tampa Chamber of Commerce and is a Facebook Trainer & Social Media Manager at The SocialNetworker.
Dr. Haviland's publication record while in the Program:
Rachel Haviland, Steven Eschrich, Gregory Bloom, Yihong Ma, Susan Minton, W. Douglas Cress, Richard Jove. Necdin, a Megatie Growth Regulator, is a Novel STAT3 Target Gene Down-Regulated in Human Cancer. PLoS One. 2011;6(10):e24923.