Faculty and Staff

Full Time Faculty

Dr. Sarah Hutchings​

Department: Biology, STEM

Phone: 214-860-8579

Email: shutchings@dcccd.edu

Office: H-124

Teaching In: Nutrition and Diet Therapy (BIOL 1322), Biology for Science Majors I and II (BIOL 1406 & 1407) Biology for Non-Science Majors I and II (BIOL 1408 & 1409) Education:Bachelor of Science (Major in Biology) – Southern Methodist University, Master of Science in Science Education in Biology – Texas Woman’s University, EdD in Higher Education: Curriculum, Supervision, and Instruction – Texas A&M University - Commerce

Denise Shipley

Position: Full Time Faculty

Department: Biology, STEM

Phone: 214-860-8795

Email: dshipley@dcccd.edu

Office: H-122

Teaching In: Biology for Non Science Majors I and II (BIOL 1408 and 1409) Biology for Science Majors (BIOL 1406), Environmental Biology (BIOL 2406) Microbiology (BIOL 2420 and 2421) and Online Courses Education: Bachelor of Science (Major in Biology, Minor in Chemistry and Physics) - Texas Wesleyan University and Masters of Science in Biology – University of Texas at Arlington​

Margaret Silva

Posiiton: Full Time Faculty

Department: Biology, STEM

Phone: 214-860-8839

Email: mrsilva@dcccd.edu

Office: H-128

Teaching In: Anatomy and Physiology I and II (BIOL 2401 and 2402), Applied Anatomy and Physiology I and II (SCIT 1407 and 1408), (BIOL 2406) Microbiology (BIOL 2420 and 2421). Education: University of Texas at Arlington Bachelor of Arts (Major in Geology, Minor in Biology), Texas Woman’s Masters of Science in Biology ​

Dr. Neeti Srivastava​

Department: Biology, STEM

Phone: 972-860-5605

Email: nsrivastava@dcccd.edu

Office: H-119

Teaching In: Biology for Non Science Majors I and II(BIOL 1408 and 1409) Biology for Science Majors (BIOL 1406) and Nutrition and Diet Therapy( BIOL 1322) Education: Bachelor of Science(Majors Botany and Chemistry) –Dayalbagh Education Institute; Masters in Science in Biosciences and Ph.D. in Bioscience and Biotechnology- Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee India ​

Debby Sutton

Position: Full Time Faculty

Department: Biology, STEM

Phone: 214-860-8756

Email: dsutton@dcccd.edu

Office: H-126

Teaching In: General Biology (BIOL 1406 and 1407), Anatomy and Physiology I and II (BIOL 2401 and 2402), Applied Anatomy and Physiology I and II (SCIT 1407 and 1408), Microbiology (BIOL 2420 and 2421). Teaches both online and face-to-face classes. Education: Bachelor of Arts (Major in Sociology, Minor in English) - University of South Alabama and Masters of Science in Biology – Texas Woman’s University ​

Stacy Vasquez

Department: Biology, STEM

Phone: 214-860-8641

Email: svasquez@dcccd.edu

Office: H-120

Teaching In: Microbiology (BIOL 2420), Anatomy & Physiology I/II (BIOL 2401/BIOL 2402), Nutrition and Diet Therapy (BIOL 1322), Facilitator of the STEM Learning Community 

Education: PhD in Science Education - Texas Christian University (In Progress), Master of Science in Biology (Emphasis: Microbiology; Research Interests: Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus) - Texas A&M University- Kingsville, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Major: Animal Science) - Texas A&M-Kingsville

Naima Hill

Position: Full Time Faculty

Department: Biology, STEM

Phone: 214-860-8695

Email: NaimaHill@dcccd.edu

Office: H-124

Teaching In: ​ Environmental Biology (BIO 2406), Biology for Science Majors I/II (BIOL 1405/ BIOL 1407), Biology for Non-Science Major I/II (BIOL 1408/ BIOL 1409)

Education: M.S. Biology-West Texas A&M University, B.S. Animal Science



Support Staff

Tijuana Staggers, Lab Coordinator/Instructional Labs        

Phone: 214-860-8737

Email: tstaggers@dcccd.edu

Office: H-120 ​

Eva Perez, Administrative Assistant to Instructional Dean

Phone: 214-860-8649

Email: evaperez@dcccd.edu

Office: H-129