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Religious Studies
Wendell Phillips Center 151
Alan Lenzi
Department Chair
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

Success After Pacific

The Department of Biology is proud of the hundreds of living alumni who have their degree in Biology from University of the Pacific. Take a look at where some of them have taken their Biology degrees since they graduated from Pacific.

Der Thor '00

Assistant Professor

Biology alumnus Der ThorA 2000 graduate, Der Thor majored in Biological Sciences. He is currently working as an assistant professor at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, University of the Pacific, San Francisco Campus. His favorite part of the job comes with the territory, that is, working with students.

To students who are interested in studying biology, Der says that the academic environment at Pacific fosters great opportunities to grow academically. "It's a great place to get real undergraduate research experience," he says. "The faculty have diverse research expertise so you will find a project to make your own."

Regarding his favorite memory at Pacific, Der doesn't have any specific moments, but he recalls that all the different times he spent with his friends were particularly enjoyable.