Meena Vijayaraghavan

Senior Professor of Practice

School of Science & Engineering
Meenakshi Vijayaraghavan

Courses Taught

CELL 1010 General Biology

CELL 2050 Genetics

CELL 4710 Molecular Biology of Cancer

Education & Affiliations

Ph.D., University of Madras (India), 1994


  • Recipient of the Randolph C. Read Award for Excellence in Teaching - 2023
  • Recipient of Suzanne & Stephen Weiss Tulane Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching - 2018
  • Community Enrichment Award - 2014

Dr. Vijayaraghavan's research interests include the areas of environmental carcinogenesis, cancer studies, and pediatric nephrology. She has teaching and research experience in India, Japan, and the US. She is interested in incorporating service learning in her biology courses.