Stephen M. Roberts, PhD

Joint Professor

Office: CEHT-Building 471, Room 12
Phone: (352) 294-4514


Areas of Expertise:

  • Toxicology

Current Research Interests

  • Mechanisms of drug and chemical toxicity
  • Cell defense mechanisms against toxicity
  • Toxicokinetics, particularly bioavailability of environmental contaminants
  • Risk assessment
  • Nanomaterial toxicity
  • Novel gene therapy approaches for cancer


  • B.S. Pharmacy (1968-1973), College of Pharmacy, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
  • Ph.D. (1973-1977), Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
  • NIH Post-doctoral Fellow (1977-1980), Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY

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