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New Faculty & Faculty Administrators 2013:Office of Research

Dr. Karina Arcaute

Grant Writer, received a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering and an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, in 2008 and 2004 respectively, from the University of Texas at El Paso and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering in 2001 from Instituto Tecnologico de Chihuahua. Previously she was a Program Manager/Research Coordinator for W. M. Keck Center for 3D Innovation at the University of Texas at El Paso.

Dr. Siqi Guo

Research Assistant Professor, Frank Reidy Research Center for Bioelectrics, received an M.D. in Clinical Medicine in 1991 from the Zhejiang Medical University, China and an M.S. in Oncology in 1997 from the Academy of Military Medical Sciences. Previously he was a Postdoctoral Associate in the Frank Reidy Center for Bioelectrics at the Old Dominion University Research Foundation.

Mr. Craig A. Jordan

Senior Project Scientist, VMASC, received an M.S. in Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Engineering in 2012 from Old Dominion University and a B.S. in Civil Engineering in 2005 from the University of Connecticut. Previously he was a Senior Project Scientist and Graduate Research Assistant at VMASC.

Mr. Christopher J. Lynch

Senior Project Scientist, VMASC, received an M.S. in Modeling and Simulation and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering, in 2012 and 2011 respectively, and is pursuing a Ph.D. in Modeling and Simulation from Old Dominion University. Previously he was a Graduate Research Assistant at the Virginia Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation Center (VMASC).

Dr. Iurii Semenov

Research Assistant Professor, Frank Reidy Research Center for Bioelectrics, received a Ph.D. and an M.Sc. in Biophysics, in 2002 and 1996 respectively, from Kyiv National University, Ukraine. Previously he was a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Frank Reidy Research Center for Bioelectrics at Old Dominion University.

Dr. Kathryn Simms

Grant Writer, received a Ph.D. in Education in 2010 from Old Dominion University, a Ph.D. in Finance in 1996 from the University of Georgia, and an M.T.A. (Tax Accounting) and a B.S. in Accounting, in 1988 and 1987 respectively, from the University of Alabama. Previously she was an Owner/Research Scientist at the Research Center in Chesapeake.

Dr. P. Thomas Vernier

Research Professor, Frank Reidy Research Center for Bioelectrics, received a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering in 2004 from the University of Southern California and a B.S. in Biology and Chemistry in 1968 from Wheaton College. Previously he was a Research Associate Professor and Engineering Manager for MOSIS, Information Sciences Institute and the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.