Associate Professor of Biology

  • Science Center - 205
  • Biology Department
  • (573) 288-6000 Ext. 6319


Dr. Esa Seegulam joined the Culver-Stockton faculty in August 2013. He develops and teaches courses in biology with topics such as medical terminology, human anatomy, microbiology, physiology and genomics. He also is the chair of the biology/biological chemistry department and director of the First-Year Experience program.

He was the recipient of the Walter S. Reuling Faculty Prize for Innovation in Student Learning in 2015.

Seegulam, a native of the dual-island Caribbean nation of Trinidad and Tobago, is a member of the American Society for Microbiology, the International Retrovirology Association and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

He lives in Canton with his cat, Schmutz. He spends his free time watching documentaries, cooking and traveling.


2006 -- B.A., Biology, Williams College, Williamstown, Mass.
2013 -- Ph.D., Molecular Cell Biology, Washington University, St. Louis

Associate Professor of Biology

Esa Seegulam