Benjamin Rowley, Ph.D.

Associate Professor


(501) 450-5922


Ph.D., Temple University, 2004
MBA, University of Central Arkansas, 2016.
Started at UCA in 2006

Courses Taught:

General Microbiology
Histology for the Health Sciences
Microbiology in Human Affairs

Research Interests:

Influenza epidemiology and Staphylococcus epidemiology

Selected Publications:

Get Your $&$! Flu Shot! (1st Ed.) Benjamin Rowley. Cognella Academic Publishing. August 2015. ISBN 978-1-63487-542-4.

K.L. Weigand, J.L. Reno, and B.M. Rowley. Low-level mercury causes inappropriate activation in T and B lymphocytes in the absence of antigen stimulation. Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science. (Accepted April 2015, in press)

A.J. Gray, D. Nguyen, and B.M. Rowley. A retrospective epidemiologic analysis of influenza pandemics in Arkansas. Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science. Vol. 66, 2012.

KM Gilbert, B Rowley, H Gomez-Acevedo, SJ Blossom. Co-exposure to mercury increases immunotoxicity of trichloroethylene. Toxicological Sciences. Vol. 119(2): 281-292. 2011.