Pamela Shaw

Pamela Shaw

Staff Scientist, FACS Core

Office: Skaggs Building 052A
Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday 8:00 am to 11:00 am, by appointment.

Current Position

Adjunct Instructor, Department of Biological Sciences; Staff Scientist for the Fluorescence Cytometry Core, College of Health Professions and Biomedical Sciences



BIOH 405 Hematology; BIOM 407 Clinical Diagnosis, BIOM 408 Clinical Diagnosis Lab; BMED 626 Methods Course (Flow Cytometry Section)



B.S. Microbiology - Montana State University


Teaching Experience

Pam has been teaching BIOH 405, and BIOM 407-40 since 2013; BMED 626 since 2014.

Professional Experience

Pam Shaw, MLS(ASCP)CMSCYMCM has 23 years clinical laboratory science experience ranging from labs in 200-300 bed hospitals, small physician offices, large outpatient clinics, an oncology group, and a specialty blood bank lab at the Mayo Clinic.  In 2004 she became the Staff Scientist in charge of the Fluorescence Cytometry Core that offers Flow Cytometry, Cell Sorting, and Laser Scanning Cytometry services to researchers on campus.  She is certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) in Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) and holds a Specialty in Cytometry (SCYM), which is recognized in the medical and research arenas.  She is state-licensed (Montana) as a Clinical Labotatory Scientist.


Personal interests include the many outdoor opportunities offered in Montana, spending time with family and friends, and playing in a local handbell choir.