Dr. Quincy C. Moore serves as Director of the Prairie View A&M University Honors program and is a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Biology in the Marvin D. and June Samuel Brailsford College of Arts and Sciences.
Dr. Moore earned his B.S. from Jackson State University, his M.S. from Auburn University, and his Ph.D. from the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He has worked to promote an environment conducive for student advancement, growth, creativity, outreach and discovery. He has been extensively involved in student activities such as advisement, recruitment, retention, inquiry-based learning, infusion of technology in student learning, internal and external funded research, service activities both internally and externally, and project administration. During his tenure at PVAMU, he has taught both undergraduate and graduate courses, served as research mentor, participated in assessment initiatives, managed grants, supervised student workers, and served on university, departmental and professional society committees.
Combined with his dedication to mentoring, his strength in the classroom has resulted in a number of teaching awards, including the Dr. Wright’s President’s Faculty Teaching Award, five Chancellor’s Teaching Excellence Awards, and the Faculty of the Year Awards in the Department of Biology.