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Christa Watson-Wright

Assistant Professor    
Education

Ph.D., Energy and Environmental Systems, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 2011
M.S., Cancer Biology, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 2004
B.S., Biology, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 1999

Biography

Dr. Christa Watson-Wright is Assistant Professor of Environmental Health at the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.

She holds a Ph.D. in energy and environmental systems from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. Prior to joining the faculty at Georgia State, Dr. Watson-Wright was a lecturer and postdoctoral research fellow at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, where she studied the unique environmental health and safety concerns raised by engineered nanomaterials and nanotechnology applications. Key aspects of her research involve investigating the immunotoxicity and genotoxicity of engineered nanoparticles and the development of high throughput/high content assays.

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