Conner Sandefur, Ph.D.

Pulmonary Research


University of Michigan – Bioinformatics


Richard Boucher, MD. & Tim Elston, Ph.D.


Dr. Sandefur is Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke in Pembroke, NC.


  • Fall 2014
    • Exploring Bioinformatics and Computational Biology , UNC Pembroke
  • Spring 2014
    • Principles of Biology, UNC Pembroke


  • Sandefur, CI, Boucher, RC, and Elston TC. 2017.Mathematical model reveals role of nucleotide signaling in airway surface liquid homeostasis and its dysregulation in cystic fibrosis. PNAS. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1617383114
  • Sandefur CI and Gordy CL. 2016. Undergraduate journal club as an intervention to improve student development in applying the scientific process. J. of College Science Teaching. 45(4): 52 – 58. PMCID: PMC4874504.
  • Sandefur CI. (2014) Young investigator perspectives. Blogging for electronic record keeping and collaborative research. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. Dec 15;307(12):G1145-6.