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Department of Chemistry and Life Science : Display Biographical Details



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COL Leon Robert


Head of Department and Professor U.S. Military Academy
US Army

Contact Information:
Phone: 845-938-3900
Email: Leon.Robert@usma.edu

Colonel Robert is Professor and Head of the Department of Chemistry and Life Science. He teaches General Chemistry, Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, and Human Physiology. He is also a Research Fellow, Network Science Center, United States Military Academy. He is a board certified medical and veterinary entomologist, a member of the Entomological Society of America and a Life Member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Colonel Robert conducts funded research on vector-borne diseases, invertebrate adaptive coloration, biological networks, and siRNA. He has published over 40 manuscripts in scientific peer-reviewed journals, two book chapters and numerous technical reports. He serves as a member on the General Committee and the Academic Board. He also serves on a number of research review panels and advisory boards and is an Assistant Officer-in-Charge of the West Point Skeet and Trap Team.​