Ben Pierce, Biology
Dr. Ben Pierce was a member of the Task Force that helped start the BIC in the early 90s. Dr. Pierce was a faculty in the Biology department at that time. Later he was Associate Dean for Sciences at Baylor from 1996-2002, during which he coordinated planning and programming for Baylor University’s new $105 million multidisciplinary sciences building. At Southwestern University, Today he Professor of Biology and holder of the Lillian Nelson Pratt Chair teaches at Southwestern University and conducts research in the areas of genetics, evolution, and the biology of amphibians..
BIC is thankful for Dr. Pierce's contribution to the program.