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Willetta Toole-Simms, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Biology and Chemistry
Phone: (626) 969-3434, Ext. 3364
Willetta Toole-Simms, Ph.D., teaches Fundamentals of Biology lecture and lab. Her area of expertise is cell biology, more specifically, positive and negative regulations of cell growth.


Ph.D. - Purdue University, 1988
B.S. - Stillman College, 1982


  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • Biology and Chemistry


  • Cancer Biology
  • Cell Biology
  • Cell Growth Regulation
  • Immunology
  • Introduction to Biology

Courses Taught

BIOC 380 – Biochemistry I
BIOL 101 – Fundamentals of Biology
BIOL 300 – Genetics
BIOL 420 – Topics in Advanced Physiology

Office Hours

Wednesday 1-3 p.m., or by appointment

Office Location

Carl E. Wynn Academic Center, Room 205, East Campus

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