Message from the Chair

Happy 2018!  The Department accelerated its upward trajectory in 2017.  We completed new faculty recruitment with 6 new members joining the Department in the past 3 years.  The year also saw the retirement of our most senior colleague, Dr. Uldis Streips, after 45 years of service to the Department.  Continue reading.

Items of Interest

Graduate Programs: M.S., Ph.D.
Final Application Deadline: March 1

Full consideration Deadline: January 15



Open Positions



Departmental Events

Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series 

ThChris Hardingursday, November 15
CTRB 123, 12-1PM
Chris Harding
Research Seminar
PhD Candidate in the lab of

Dr. Nathan Schmidt

"Plasmodium Parasite Factor Impairs Immunity to Bacterial Co-Infections"

Thaddeus StappenbeckThursday, November 29
Thaddeus Stappenbeck, PhD
Research Seminar
Washington University
School of Medicine

"Microbial control over barrier function in the intestine"

Thursdays, at noon in CTRB, Room 101
First Tuesdays at 11am in CTRB, Room 124
**unless otherwise indicated**