About Mark Paternostro
Mark Paternostro, Ph.D.
Professor, Teaching Scientist
Department of Physiology & Pharmacology
West Virginia University School of Medicine
Dr. Mark Paternostro is a Professor in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology at WVU. He also serves as his department's associate chair for education. He teaches physiology courses ranging from undergraduate courses through graduate and professional courses for doctoral, dental and medical students. He has expertise in various pedagogical techniques and has delivered numerous seminars on the topic of large group teaching. Dr. Paternostro also offers a teaching practicum course for doctoral students to help train future educators. He has been honored with three teaching awards since his arrival at WVU in 2008.