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Meet the Biology Faculty

Phyllis Higley, Ph.D.
Director, Biology Program
Professor of Biology

B.S. Plant Protection, Cornell University
M.S. Plant Pathology, Iowa State University
Ph.D. Plant Pathology, Iowa State University

phigley [at] csm.edu
Jennifer Grove, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biology

B.S. Biology, University of Nebraska, Omaha
M.S. Biology, University of Nebraska, Omaha
Ph.D. Medical Sciences, Genetics, University of Nebraska Medical Center

jgrove [at] csm.edu
Amanda Roe, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biology

B.S. Agroecology, Insect Science, University of Wyoming
M.S. Entomology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Ph.D. Applied Ecology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

aroe [at] csm.edu
Heather Stigge, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biology

B.S. Natural Sciences, Peru State College
M.S. Biology, Sam Houston State University
Ph.D. Zoology, Parasitology, Oklahoma State University

hstigge [at] csm.edu
Nassiba Adjerid, Ph.D.
nadjerid [at] csm.edu
Shawn Magrum
Program Director, Master of Science in Health Sciences

B.S. in Biology, Creighton University 
​M.S. in Clinical Anatomy, Creighton University 

smagrum [at] csm.edu