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Department of Biology
College of Science, Engineering, and Technology


Jackson State University’s degree options in Biology is designed to prepare students for graduate or professional studies, as well as for entering the job market. Students can elect to specialize in Environmental Science, Marine Biology, Pre-Health Careers(Dentistry, Medicine, Optometry, etc.), or Pre-Health Career Prerequisites (Pre-Dental, Hygiene, Pre-Nursing).

Dr. Felicite Noubissi-Kamdem

Assistant Professor

Curriculum Vitae | Selected Publications

Felicite_NoubissiOffice: JAP Science Building – Rm 429


Phone: (601) 979-2184

Fax: (601) 979-5853

Research Highlights




  1. Ph.D. Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB)-Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), India, 2003; Genetics and Molecular Biology
  2. Ph.D. University of Yaounde-I, Cameroon, 1998; Biochemistry
  3. M.S., University of Yaounde, Cameroon, 1993; Biochemistry
  4. B.S. University of Yaounde, Cameroon, 1991; Zoology/ Biochemistry


Research Interests

  1. Mechanisms by which Wnt/β-catenin signaling pathway promotes tumorigenesis.
  2. Cross-talk between Wnt and Hedgehog signaling pathways in cancer development.
  3. Cellular and molecular mechanisms governing cancer cells fusion and its impact in metastasis


For more information, please contact us at (601) 979-2586 or submit your questions and requests to  We look forward to meeting with you and seeing how our program can help you achieve your goals.



John A. Peoples Science Building, Room 335


(601) 979-2586

Mailing Address

Jackson State University,
Department of Biology,
1400 J.R. Lynch St.,
P.O. Box 18540, Jackson, MS 39217