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Deborah C. Luckett


Lecturer in Biology
Department of Natural Sciences
Fordham College at Lincoln Center

Fordham University
113 West 60th Street
Room 806A
New York, NY 10023

Phone: 646-312-8253
Fax: 212-636-7217


PhD, Genetics - Fordham University, Bronx, New York
MS, Biology - Fordham University, Bronx, New York
BS, Biology - Pace University, New York, New York

Research Interests

Current Interests and Research

Mammalian aging and human genetic disorders

Other Interests and Service

Fordham College Campus Coordinator for the Eastern Colleges Science Conferences
Webmaster for the Department of Natural Sciences

Courses Taught

  • Science, Technology and Society Values
  • Biology of Aging
  • Concepts in Biology
  • Human Function and Dysfunction


Selected Presentations

1. Bendarkawi, S., Miller, M., Bednarz, J and Luckett, D. C. “Passage Number & Cell  Aging”, 12th Annual Research Fair, Fordham College at Lincoln Center, New York, NY, April 10, 2014.

2. Doherty, N., Zubovic, M. Bednarz, J., Geraci, T. and Luckett, D. C. “Analysis of  cellular senescence in skin and lung fibroblasts using SA-β-galactosidase assay”, 11th Annual Undergraduate Research Fair, Fordham College at Lincoln Center, New York, NY, April 11, 2013

3. Geraci, T, Lew, A, Roy, A, Bednarz, J and Luckett, D.C. “In Vitro Analysis of the Aging Process of Human Skin and Lung Fibroblasts.” 66th Annual Eastern Colleges Science Conference at William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ, April 14, 2012

4. Luckett, D.C. “Mammalian Aging Seminar.” Fordham College at Lincoln Center, NY, NY,  November 17, 2011.