Michael Pierce

Michael Pierce, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone: 843-349-6483 Email: mpierce@coastal.edu Office Hours:

Office hours: by appointment



Ph.D., Biochemistry, University of Texas 
B.S., Biochemistry, Texas A&M University

Professional Experience

  • Associate Professor, Coastal Carolina University
  • Chair, Coastal Carolina University
  • Assistant Professor, Coastal Carolina University
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institutes of Health
  • Organizer/Lead Instructor, National Institutes of Health
  • Graduate Research Assistant, University of Texas

Teaching:  Biological Science I (BIOL 121), Fundamentals of Genetics (BIOL 350), Molecular Biology and Evolution (BIOL 450/450L)

Research: Molecular Biology and Genetics of Prions