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Allen Kotun
Associate Professor
Name/TitleDepartmentPhone / Office
Allen Kotun
Associate Professor
Liberal Arts, Sciences and Health Sciences
(845) 434-5750 x4460

B.S. in Microbiology – University of Pittsburgh (2004)
M.S. in Microbiology – Duquesne University (2007)
Ph.D. – Duquesne University (2013)

My research interest has been investigating alternative methods to binary fission in bacteria, more specifically how the multicellular organism Streptomyces coelicolor undergoes the process of sporulation.


  • Metamorphosis
  • Introduction to Biology I
  • Introduction to Biology II
  • Nutrition
  • Nutrition Lab
  • Principles of Biology II
  • Principles of Biology II Lab
  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Anatomy and Physiology I Lab
  • Microbiology
  • Microbiology Lab


  • Outdoor recreation/activities
  • Reading
  • Video gaming