Joseph H. Bisesi Jr, PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Phone: 352-294-4703
Office: CEHT, Room 105


Areas of Expertise:

  • Environmental Toxicology

Current Research Interests

  • Linking molecular level indicators of pharmaceuticals and personal care products exposure with indicators of population level aquatic toxicity
  • Understanding the role that fish gastrointestinal systems play in toxicant uptake and physiological responses
  • Using zebrafish as a model for human environmental health effects
  • Uptake, distribution, molecular interactions, and toxicity of carbon based nanomaterials in fish
  • Fish behavior as an indicator low level sub-lethal aquatic toxicity


  • Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, Clemson University, 2005
  • Master of Science, Biological Sciences, Clemson University, 2007
  • Ph.D., Environmental Toxicology, Clemson University, 2011

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