Year appointed: 2022
Eckerd College, Marine Science and Environmental Studies – B.S.
University of Florida, Microbiology and Cell Science – Ph.D.
Dr. Lexi Duscher originally began her career as an academic research scientist and has worked on many different exciting projects, all related to freshwater and marine organisms. However, Dr. Duscher’s true passion lies in teaching and sharing her excitement and enthusiasm for scientific research with others. She is looking forward to combining her research and mentorship skills with the expertise of the great teaching team at CBGS. Dr. Duscher’s focus in the classroom is to ensure that the students are engaged and have fun learning science, along with developing important critical thinking skills that will positively impact students’ future careers and beyond.
In her free time, Dr. Duscher loves to be in the outdoors whether it is at the beach, fishing, camping, or hiking with her husband and dog, Hazelnut.