Professor of Biology
Phone: (580) 327-8563
Fax: (580) 327-8556
Office: Science Building 100-C
Dr. Pfeifer-Hill received her B.S. (Biochemistry) at Pennsylvania State University and her Ph.D. in 1990 (Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology) at the School of Veterinary Medicine at Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN. She continued her Postdoctoral Studies for several years in hormone research and the physiology of kidney mechanisms in hypertension at the University of New Mexico and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Currently she enjoys teaching full-time at NWOSU and loves to interact with the students in a smaller University setting. When not teaching, Dr. Pfeifer-Hill enjoys the peace and quiet of Alva, traveling in New Mexico, photography, garage sales and her lab/collie dog, "Oreo".
Courses taught at NWOSU include: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology, Immunology, Medical Terminology and Pathophysiology.
"Learning and discovering how the body works is fascinating!!"