Dr. Victor Campos, Ph.D.

Curriculum Vitae


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CURRENT INTERESTS:

I am actively using my research background, extensive teaching experience, and videography talents to produce industrial videos specializing in advanced Life Science applications.


RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Graduate Research Assistant
Dr. Phil Best: Summer 2005 - Spring 2009

Graduate Research Assistant
Dr. Yuqing Li: Spring 2001- Spring 2005

Molecular and Cellular Biology Graduate Fellowship
Dr. Phil Best, Dr. Yuqing Li, Dr. William Greenough, Dr. Edward Roy: Fall 2000

Undergraduate Research Assistant
Dr. Hualian Guo: Spring 1998 - Summer 2000

Undergraduate Laboratory Technician
Dr. Gary Eden: Summer 1999

PUBLICATIONS:

Campos VE, Du M, Li Y. (2004) Increased seizure susceptibility and cortical malformation in beta-catenin mutant mice. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. Jul 23;320(2):606-14.

Guo H, Christoff JM, Campos VE, Li Y (2000) Normal corpus callosum in Emx1 mutant mice with C57BL/6 background.Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 276(2): 649-53.



TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

Medical Microbiology and Immunology: Lecture
Dr. Dixie D. Whitt: Fall 2010

Medical Microbiology and Immunology: Laboratory
Dr. Dixie D. Whitt: Spring 2006 - Spring 2010

Introduction to Physiology: Laboratory
Dr. Esmail Meisami: Fall 2005-Spring 2007

Integrative Neurophysiology: Lecture
Dr. Yuqing Li, Dr. Charles Cox, Dr. Rhanor Gillette, Dr. Albert Feng, Dr. Alexander Galazyuk, Dr. Thomas Anastasio, Dr. Gary Iwamoto: Spring 2003, Spring 2004, Spring 2005

Advanced Systems and Integrative Physiology: Laboratory
Dr. Carl Malmgren: Spring 2001

America Reads
Undergraduate Teaching Experience: Fall - Spring 1998



EDUCATION:

Ph.D. in Physiology
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana: Spring 2008

M.S. in Physiology
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana: Spring 2002

B.S. in Biology General
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana: Spring 2000

Minor in Chemistry
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana: Spring 2000

High School Diploma
Jesuit High School, Tampa FL: Spring 1996

ACADEMIC ACTIVITES:

Graduate Fellowship and Cellular Biology Graduate Fellowship
Molecular and Cellular Biology: Fall 2000

Retreat Committee
Allerton: Fall 2001

Co-Chair of Graduate Graduate Student Committee
Department of Physiology: Fall 2002 - Spring 2003

Departmental Representative
Graduate Student Advisory Committee: Fall 2002 - Spring 2003

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

Society for Neuroscience (2001)
American Medical Association (2001)
American Association for the Advancement of Science (2002)
American Academy of Neurology (2002)
List of Teachers Ranked Excellent by Their Students



VIDEO AWARDS AND HONORS

Official Selection
The New Art Theater Film Festival : April 2010

Best Director
10th Annual Unidance Film Festival: February 2010

Best Educational Video
Producer's Choice Award: Fall 2009

Best Writer
Film Festival at the Canopy Club: Spring 2009

Fourth Place
Monumental Film Festival: Spring 2009

Winner of Judges' Selection
Forty-Nine Hour Film Competition : Fall 2008

VIDEO EXPERIENCE

Show-Stopping Short Film Show
Executive Producer: 2009-2010

Ebertfest
Virginia Theater: Spring 2009 and 2010

Illini Film and Video
University of Illiniois: 2008-2010

Amateur Video Experience
Unaffiliated: 2005-2008


MISCELLANEOUS SKILLS

Software Experience

Software Familiarity

Additional Abilities