Ms. Rachel Paladino, M.S.

Instructor of Biology

Office: Natural Sciences Building, Room 209
Phone: 806-651-2520

Professional Profile

Ms. Paladino received her M.S. in Biology from West Texas A&M University in 2017.  She joined the Department of Life, Earth and Environmental Sciences full time in 2021 as Instructor of Biology and Freshman Biology Lab Coordinator.  Before earning her Master’s Degree, Ms. Paladino spent 15 years in the agricultural industry as a livestock nutritionist.


Teaching and Related Service

Ms. Paladino teaches Basic and Contemporary Biology, focusing on note taking and study skills for her predominantly freshmen students. In addition, she is the Biology Lab Coordinator for both major and nonmajor sections.


Research and Creative Activity

Ms. Paladino’s research interests are in the area of holistic pharmaceuticals as integrative medicine for both equines and humans.