Eva Oberdorster

Senior Lecturer

Biological Sciences


Office: DLSB 241
Phone: 214-768-1241
Email: eoberdor[@]smu.edu

Educational Background

Ph.D. Duke University


Teaching Interests

Co-Curricular Development / Integrating Technology into the Classroom




  • Biology 1303: Essentials of Biology
  • Biology 1310: Aquatic Biology of the Southwest
  • Biology 1402: Introductory Biology
  • Biology 3305: Limnology: Aquatic Biology
  • Biology 3306: Physiology and Regulatory Biology
  • Biology 4132: Senior Seminar on Nanotechnology
  • Biology 4160: Toxicology Laboratory
  • Biology 4360: Environmental and Human Toxicology
  • Biology 5110: Biochemistry Laboratory






May 1992 B.S. Biology (Major), Anthropology (Minor)
Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY
May 1997 Ph.D. Zoology; Integrated Toxicology Program
Duke University, Durham, NC. Dr. Dan Rittschof, Dissertation Advisor


Professional Experience

1997-1998 Post-Doctoral Fellow, Tulane/Xavier Center for Bioenvironmental Research, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA. Dr. J. A. McLachlan, Advisor
1998-2000 Assistant Professor of Biochemical Ecotoxicology and Molecular Toxicology Clemson University, Department of Environmental Toxicology, Clemson, SC


Professional Societies

  • Society of Toxicology (SOT) since 1998
  • American Association of Zoos and Aquaria (AZA) since 2000