Doughney joins the Biology Department as a lab instructor and coordinator this year. She comes to Stonehill from the University of North Texas (UNT) where she earned her master’s degree in biology and was a part of its Graduate Student Teaching Excellence Program. Doughney also worked as a teaching assistant at UNT, serving as a lab instructor in the biology department. In addition, she also worked as a lab technician at the DNA Sequencing Core at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.


  • B.S., Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Illinois- Urbana-Champaign
  • M.S., Biology, University of North Texas-Denton.