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    Wake Technical Community College

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  • Biography
    Masters in Molecular Genetics, an Ph.D. in Veterinary Microbiology, served as a scientist at several commercial pharmaceutical companies, performing basic and applied microbiology research, built and wrote computer programs to control various pharmaceutical equipment processes including batch fermentation, ultra filtration and large scale high performance liquid chromatography. Was CEO of a high technology licensing company, Thunderbird Technologies, Inc. that licensed high performance transistor and digital memory technologies to semiconductor companies worldwide. Interspersed through the career, I taught various genetic, microbiology and other biological related courses at five different private universities, and colleges. Currently an instructor at Wake Technical Community College., a resource for nanoscience and nanotechnology, is supported by the National Science Foundation and other funding agencies. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.