Degree(s): Chemistry, Physical Chemistry
Undergraduate Institution: Alcorn State University (HBCU)
Graduate Institution: Marquette University
Photo Credit: Association of American Colleges & Universities
Dr. Yolanda Jones is an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry at Alcorn State University. Her research interests include the development of detection methods and sensors for applications such as food safety, homeland security, and clinical diagnostics. Dr. Jones’ research has been supported by the Department of Homeland Security and the National Institute of Health.