Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Faculty & Staff

Rajkumar Rajendran

Rajkumar Rajendran, DCLS, MS, MLS(ASCP)cm
Assistant Professor of Instruction

Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1140

P: 409-772-3055
F: 409-291-5498

Teaching Areas of Interest

Microbiology, Immunology and Serology



Rajkumar Rajendran, DCLS, MLS (ASCP)CM is an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the UTMB Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences. Dr. Rajendran received a Doctorate in Clinical Laboratory Science from the University of Texas Medical Branch.

He is currently working as an instructor teaching both graduate and doctoral CLS students in on-campus and online courses. He has been involved in CLS education for the past 8 years and has previous clinical work experience as a Medical Laboratory Scientist (Generalist/Microbiologist).

Dr. Rajendran is most passionate about teaching and research; his scholarly/research interests primarily focus on the education of future CLS and other healthcare professionals, microbiology, immunology/serology; specifically topics related to auto antibodies, global health, diagnostic management teams and evident-based laboratory medicine.

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