Matthew C. White, PhD

Matthew C. White, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular, and Cell Sciences

7000 Chad Colley Boulevard
Fort Smith, AR  72916
ARCOM #277
479-308-2243
matthew.white@arcomedu.org

Matthew C. White, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular & Cell Sciences at ARCOM. Dr. White received his B.S. from Texas A&M University, and completed his PhD in Experimental Therapeutics at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. His doctoral research focused on novel mechanisms contributing to drug resistance in pancreatic and bladder cancer cells. He was subsequently awarded an ORISE postdoctoral fellowship in cardio-oncology at the US Food and Drug Administration’s National Center for Toxicological Research (NCTR). Dr. White’s research interests focus broadly on cancer biology and therapy, with a specific interest in precision medicine. Dr. White is a member of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) and the Society of Toxicology (SOT), and previously held adjunct faculty appointments at Ouachita Baptist University and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He and his wife Brittany are native Texans, proud Aggies, and parents to three wonderful children. Outside of ARCOM, he enjoys spending time outdoors with his family, playing basketball, and listening to good music.