Jamboor Vishwanatha is the Dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, a Professor of molecular biology and immunology, and the Director of the Texas Center for Health Disparities at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. Dr. Vishwanatha received his Ph.D. degree in biological sciences from the University of South Carolina, SC, USA in 1983. After postdoctoral training at the Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology (Shrewsbury, Mass, USA), he joined the faculty of the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 1987. He was promoted to an Associate Professor in 1992 and a Professor in 1998. From 1998 to 2004, Dr. Vishwanatha was the Vice Chairman of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and in 2003, Dr. Vishwanatha was appointed as the Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies. In August 2004, Dr. Vishwanatha relocated to the UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth as the Associate Dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and became the Dean of the Graduate School in October 2007.
Biography Updated on 19 November 2009