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Nikki Lewis

Collegiate Assistant Professor

Degrees and/or credentials

  • Ph.D., Genetics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology
  • B.S., Biology - Christopher Newport University
  • Certificate, Future Professoriate


  • Honors College

Subject areas / Areas of expertise

  • Computational drug discovery and development, molecular modeling
  • Data science
  • Undergraduate research training
  • Mentoring
  • Inquiry and problem-based learning in undergraduate education

Courses I am teaching Fall semester 2018

  • UH4504 (CRN 88470) - Topics in Honors Discovery and Innovation Studios - Aging is Hard: Decision-Making with Geriatric Health Data

Additional details about myself

  • Grew up in Newport News, VA
  • Develop courses for and teach professional skills rather than discipline-specific content