• About the faculty and staff

    At Texas Academy of Biomedical Sciences, excellence is part of everyday life. Our administrators, faculty and staff have demonstrated a committment to academic and personal growth, as made evident through their professional accomplishments.

    Educator academic background

    • All of the faculty, counselors and administrators hold at least one bachelor's degree. Below is a list of some of the areas of study.
      • Biochemistry
      • Biology
      • Chemistry
      • Cell biology
      • English
      • Environmental science
      • Geology
      • History
      • Journalism
      • Landscape architecture
      • Mathematics
      • Psychology
      • Physical education
      • Secondary teaching
      • Spanish
    • Master's degrees: more than 11
      • Education
      • Educational leadership and administration
      • Environmental science
      • History
      • Mathematics
      • Mathematics curriculum and instruction
      • Mind, brain and education
      • Nursing leadership
      • Spanish literature and linguistics
      • Theological studies
    • Doctoral degrees: at least two
      • Chiropractic
    • In addition, many of our faculty and staff hold associate's degrees.

    Professional teaching experience

    The faculty and staff at TABS have a combined total of more than 300 years of teaching experience. This includes time in public schools and at the university level.

    Other Professional Experience

    Many of the faculty and staff at TABS come from other industries. Below is a list of previous careers for some of our staff.

    • Chemist
    • Chiropractor
    • Illuminator
    • Journalist
    • Medical assistant
    • Nurse
    • Paralegal
    • Reflexologist
    • Respiratory therapist
    • Scribe
    • Sports reporter
    • Studio assistant, exhibiting artist and gallery director

    Major awards

    The faculty and staff at TABS believe in pushing themselves in their professional and private lives. Here is a sample of awards earned by our staff.

    • A.P. Teacher of the Year
    • A.P. Teacher Scholar
    • Dallas ISD Coach of the Year
    • Dallas ISD Teacher of the Year
    • Dow Fellow
    • Fort Worth ISD Teacher of the Year
    • Humanities Texas Outstanding Teacher
    • InnovATEBIO Leadership Fellow
    • Oprah Winfrey's Community Hero
    • RadioShack Teaching Chair of Excellence: Acquisition of Language
    • TABS Teacher of the Year
    • Tandy Chair for Math and Science
    • World History Association teaching prize


    • Community News
    • Fort Worth Star-Telegram
    • Texas Council for the Social Studies
    • West Texas Historical Association
    • World History Association