Ph.D. – University of California Davis, 2014

B.S. – University of California, Davis, 2006


Recent Publication:

Good nutrition can contribure to keeping COVID-19 and other diseases away: t

COVID-19: Repositioning nutrition research for the next pandemic:


Teaching Experience and Courses Taught

University of Southern California

     Instructor of Record / Lecturer

  • The Pharmacology of Performance Enhancing Drugs (HBIO 250g)
  • Biochemistry (BISC 330L)
  • Nutritional Biochemistry (BISC 438)*
  • The Biology of Food (BISC 115)*

     *Courses developed by Dr. Jaggers.


     Laboratory Instructor

  • Molecular Biology (BISC 320Lg)
  • Biochemistry (BISC 330L)
  • General Biology (BISC 220Lg)


University of California, Davis 

     Graduate Student Teaching Assistant 

  • Introduction to Biology (BIS2C)
  • Everyday Biology (BIS10)
  • Genes & Gene Expression (BIS101)
  • Advanced Molecular Biology (MCB121)
  • Genetics Lab (MCB160L)
  • Molds, Mushrooms, and Society (SAS30)