Dr. John Doucet

Distinguished Service Professor of Biological Sciences
McIlhenny Professor of Human and Environmental Genetics
Director of the University Honors Program
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences


B.S., Nicholls State University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University Medical Center; NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship, LSU Neuroscience Center; NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship, Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation; Graduate Certification in Public Health Genetics. Sarah Lawrence College.

Courses taught:

BIOL 320 — Genetics
BIOL 372 — Honors Topics in the Biological Sciences
BIOL 406 — Honors Colloquium in the Biological Sciences
BIOL 408 — Endocrinology
BIOL 421 — Genome Biology
BIOL 472 — Biomedical Review
BIOL 599 — Thesis
HUMA 111 — The Honors Forum
HONR 401 — Honors Prospectus
HONR 402 — Honors Thesis

Research interests:
Genetic diseases in Louisiana populations, molecular anthropology of Louisiana populations, environmental and human disease, chromosome architectures, genetics and Louisiana families.

Contact information:
111 Gouaux Hall
Phone: 985.448.4721
E-mail: john.doucet@nicholls.edu