Primary Appointment:

Professor Cheryl Lynn Walker
Texas A & M Health Science Center
Institute of Bioscience and Technology
2121 W. Holcombe Blvd
Houston, TX-77030-3303


Dual/Joint/Adjunct Appointment

Clinical Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences at Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

Adjunct Professor and Member, Center for Molecular and Cellular Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX



Academic Appointments

  • Ruth and Walter Sterling Professor of Carcinogenesis, Molecular Carcinogenesis, Science Park - Research Division, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center,, Smithville, TX 2002-2011
  • Associate Director, Office of Gynecological Disease, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC, 1998-2002
  • Professor, Department of Carcinogenesis, Science Park - Research Division, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Carcinogenesis, Science Park, Research Division, Smithville, TX, 1998-2002
  • Director, NIEHS Center for Research on Environmental Disease, Genetics & Epigenetics of Early Life Exposures, Smithville, TX, 1996-present
  • Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Carcinogenesis, Science Park - Research Division, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Smithville, TX, 1992-1998
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Toxicology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, 1990-1992
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 1989-1992
  • Scientist I, Department of Cellular and Molecular Toxicology, Chemical Industry Institute of Toxicology, Research Triangle Park, NC, 1988-1992


Institutional Committee Activities

  • Member, Executive Committee, Center of Excellence for Epigenetic Research, 2007-present
  • Member, Internal Advisory Committee, U54 "Partnership for Excellence in Cancer Research" The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and The University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer Center (UPRCC), 2007-present
  • Co-Director, CCSG Program in Environmental and Molecular Carcinogenesis, 2007-present