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Michael Whitney

Dr. Michael Whitney

Associate Professor of Biology

Phone: 423.461.8908
Contact via email
Office: Science Building

Whitney grew up in New Hampshire and received his bachelor of science degree in biochemistry from Messiah College (2001) in Grantham, Pennsylvania. In 2007, he received a doctorate degree in genetics from Pennsylvania State University. Prior to his arrival at Milligan, Whitney performed research at the Hershey Medical Center and was an adjunct instructor for Messiah College.

Whitney and his wife, Keli, have four sons.  His hobbies include playing guitar and growing food.

Topics of Expertise: genetics, DNA, biotechnology, cell-based research