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Joseph Schulz

Associate Professor, Biology; Advisory Committee, Biochemistry; Advisory Committee, Neuroscience

Schulz teaches zoology, biochemistry, and vertebrate physiology. His research focuses on the activity and evolution of venom peptides in fish-hunting cone snails.


  • Office Location: Bioscience 308
  • Email: jschulz@oxy.edu
  • Phone: (323) 259-1408

Education: B.S., Indiana University; Ph.D., UC San Diego

 The venom peptides are neurotoxins--valuable tools for basic research and biomedicine. His laboratory utilizes techniques in biochemistry, molecular biology, and electrophysiology.