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Dr. Charles Faulkner, Enrollment Information and Assessments Coordinator /Assistant Professor of Veterinary Science, CVM

Email:charles.faulkner@lmunet.edu
Phone: 423.869.6676
Office: Math and Science Building 305

Education and Background

    Degrees:
    PhD University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 1998

    MA University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 1989

    BA University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 1982

    Dissertation title: Household Management of Endoparasitic Infection in a Border Community in Tamaulipas, Mexico.

    Previous Professional Experience

    2008-2011 Clinical Assistant Professor (Parasitology), Director/Asst. Dir., Clinical Parasitology Diagnostic Service Laboratory, Dept Comparative Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37996

    1998-2008 Instructor/Lecturer (Parasitology), Asst. Dir., Clinical Parasitology Diagnostic Service Laboratory, Dept Comparative Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Knoxville, TN 37996

Research and Teaching Areas


    LMU Teaching Commitment:

    VET 290 Parasitology and Entomology

    VET 497 Veterinary Senior Research Seminar/ Sr Writing Requi

    Research Interests:

    Diagnostic parasitology; epidemiology and chemotherapy of parasitism; household diagnosis, management, and prevention of parasitic infections; zoonotic parasitic diseases, ecology and evolutionary biology of parasitic infection; parasitic infections of Malagasy lemurids, parasitic infections of passerine birds in Great Smoky Mountains National Park; paleoparasitology of humans and animals


Scholarly Highlights