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Eric Calhoun


Associate Professor of Biology



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(989) 463-7341

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Eric Calhoun is an associate professor of biology. His career at Alma began in 2008.

Educational Background:

  • B.S. Biology, Truman State University (1997)
  • B.S. Chemistry, Truman State University (1997)
  • Ph.D. Biomedical Sciences: Tumor Biology, The Mayo Clinic Graduate School (2002)

Signature Courses:
Genetics; Cancer Biology; Immunology.

My Expertise

Cancer genetics/genomics.

Recent Work and Accomplishments

Swalve, N., Harwood, A. & Calhoun, E. (2021) Use of Exam Wrappers and Measures of Anxiety on Class Performance in Six Gateway STEM Courses at a Small Liberal Arts College, College Teaching, 69:3, 138-149, DOI: 10.1080/87567555.2020.1833826

Calhoun, E., Jungling, P., Prillwicz, K., Khan, I., Senan, S., Papciak, J., & Martin, M. (2020). Using Allele-specific Primer PCR to Determine Human ABO Blood-type Genotypes. Advances in Biology Laboratory Education. https://doi.org/10.37590/able.v41.art26