Janice A. Fischer

  • Professor
  • Director, Biology Instructional Office
  • Molecular Biosciences
  • Biology Instructional Office
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Contact Information


Professor, Molecular Biosciences (1993-present)

Director, Biology Instructional Office (2013-present)

Professor, UT Extension School


Research Areas

  • Molecular Biology or Genetics

Fields of Interest

  • Molecular Biology and Genetics

Centers and Institutes

  • Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Graduate Programs


  • Ph.D. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Harvard University 1988
  • B.S. Biology, Chemistry, English, Philosophy, Union College 1981



  • 2021 Regents Outstanding Teaching Award
  • 2021 Natural Science Council Faculty Service Award for Teaching Excellence
  • 2019 President's Associates Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2012 College of Natural Sciences Teaching Excellence Award