Assistant Professor of Biology
Ph.D. Plant Pathology, Virginia Tech
B.S. Environmental Science, Roanoke College
Came to Tusculum: 2013
Dr. Melissa Keller joined Tusculum College in 2013. She holds a Ph.D. in plant pathology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. She also has a graduate certificate from Virginia Tech as well. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in environmental science from Roanoke College.
Dr. Keller worked previously as a postdoctoral associate in the department of entomology at Cornell University and served as an adjunct faculty member in the department of biology at Virginia Western Community College.