Dr. Sanjay K. Srivastava is currently a Distinguished Professor and Chair of Department of Immunotherapeutics and Biotechnology specializing in Cancer Biology, Chemoprevention and Therapeutics. He is also the Associate Dean for Sciences. Previously, he was a Professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences. Prior to his arrival at TTUHSC, Dr. Srivastava served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and was a full member of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute. He did his post-doc from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas. Dr. Srivastava’s research is focused on melanoma, brain cancer, breast cancer, pancreatic cancer, and ovarian cancer and is funded by grants from the National Cancer Institute, NIH. He has authored around 150 research papers and is the Editor of three books. Dr. Srivastava is in the editorial board of several journals and is the member of societies including American Association for Cancer Research, Society of Toxicology and AAPS. He also serves in the grant review panels of National Institute of Health (NIH), Department of Defense and Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. His research work has been featured by news agencies including BBC, MSNBC, CBS, ABC, Science News etc.