Dr. Nancy Mozingo received her B.S. and Ph.D. in Zoology from Arizona State University. After receiving her Ph.D., she did postdoctoral research at the University of California at Davis, Carnegie Mellon University and Arizona State University and is the recipient of a Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship.
Dr. Mozingo joined the CSUCI faculty in 2002. Prior to that, she was an assistant professor of Zoology at Miami University in Ohio. She has taught courses in Cell and Developmental Biology and has obtained funding to improve the undergraduate curricula in these areas. Her research interests are in cell and developmental biology. She has conducted research on fertilization and early development in marine organisms, primarily sea urchins, and has expertise in various microscopic techniques.
Dr. Mozingo was born and raised in the Sonoran Desert and is married to Dr. Steven Norris, a fellow-scientist with research interests in ichthyology. They have one young daugher and they currently share their lives with three inscrutable cats.