Dr. Phillips retired in July 2004 and continues to work part-time teaching in some courses. Before retirement, his research focused on studies of the effects of alcohol on brain development in an animal model of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome -- with particular emphasis on myelin and glial cell development.
B.S., Chemistry, 1966, University of Montana, Missoula, MT
Summer Course in Experimental Embryology, 1967, Marine Biology Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA
Ph.D., Anatomy, 1971, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA