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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

TAMAR GOULET

BIOLOGY
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF BIOLOGY
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524 SHOEMAKER
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7457
Joined UM: 01/01/2001

Areas of Expertise

  • CORAL REEFS
  • ECOLOGY
  • MARINE BIOLOGY
  • SYMBIOSIS

Brief Bio

Tamar L. Goulet is Associate Professor of Biology. Dr. T. Goulet received her Ph.D. from State University of New York at Buffalo in 1999. She then spent 1.5 years as a post-doctorate fellow at Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution in Florida. In 2001 Dr. T. Goulet joined the Biology Department at the University of Mississippi and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2008. Dr. T. Goulet has published numerous papers on the symbioses between cnidarians (e.g. corals, octocorals, sea anemones) and their mutualistic algae. She has received funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF), NASA and NOAA. Dr. T. Goulet teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in various aspects of biology. She received the Coral Lee Graham Award for Outstanding Teaching of Freshman in 2008.

Degrees

BS
BIOLOGY
TEL-AVIV UNIVERSITY/ ISRAEL (1988)
MS
MARINE BIOLOGY
TEL-AVIV UNIVERSITY/ ISRAEL (1991)
MA
BIO SCIENCE
STATES UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE AT BUFFALO, BUFFALO, NEW YORK (1996)
PHD
BIO SCIENCE
STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE AT BUFFALO, BUFFALO, NEW YORK (1999)

Committee Memberships

Teacher Ed Committee - Sch of Educ
Other Kind of Committee
University Standing Committee

Awards

Cora Lee Graham Outstanding Teacher of Freshmen
2008