Muskie School of Public Service

Blake Whitaker

Associate Professor of Public Health and Natural & Applied Sciences

Office Location

208B Lewiston-Auburn College



Academic Degrees

  • Yale University, Ph.D.
  • Bates College, B.S. in Biology


Professor Whitaker's area of expertise is cellular biology and infectious diseases. He offers courses in human anatomy and physiology, microbiology, cell biology, and immunology. His research focus is on the genetic effects of pollution and on the immunophysiology of reproduction.

Professor Whitaker also serves as Chair and Associate Professor of the Natural and Applied Sciences department at the Lewiston-Auburn College campus.