Salisbury University students on campus
Les Erickson

Les Erickson


  • University of California, Berkeley, , Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2002
  • University of Texas at Dallas, PhD, Molecular and Cell Biology, 1996
  • University of Texas at Dallas, BS, Biology, 1992
  • North Dakota State School of Science, , AAS in Petroleum Technology, 1984

Areas of Expertise

  • Molecular Biology
  • Industrial Hemp

Research Interests

Effects of probiotic bacteria on the growth of Cannabis sativa (industrial hemp). Characterization of genes in Saccharomyces cerevisiae (yeast) involved in surviving environmental stresses.