University of California, Riverside

Undergraduate Education



Interim Vice Provost Message


About the InterimVice Provost of Undergraduate Education

Vice Provost Steven BrintDr. Cardullo is the Howard H. Hays Jr. Chair of University Honors and Professor of Biology. He earned a Ph.D. in Biophysics from the Johns Hopkins University and joined the UCR faculty as an Assistant Professor of Biology in 1991. His research has focused on the molecular, cellular, and physical determinants of fertilization in a variety of animal systems. A second research focus has been on how people learn especially in K-12 and undergraduate environments.

As a member of the University Honors Faculty, Dr. Cardullo has contributed to a number of classes in UCR Honors including freshman ignition seminars as well as courses on civic engagement and the nature of research. He has received numerous accolades for his contributions including the UCR Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award, UCR Distinguished Teaching Professor and in 2012 was selected as one of 40 educators nationally as an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Vision and Change fellow.

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Undergraduate Education
1100 Hinderaker Hall

Tel: (951) 827-7750
Fax: (951) 827-7745

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