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 

Haidong DongThursday, November 1, 2018
Haidong Dong, MD, PhD
Department of Immunology
Mayo Clinic

"A Paradox in PD-1 blockade therapy and a rationale for combination cancer therapy"

 Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Autumn LaPointe
PhD Candidate
In the lab of Dr. Kevin Sokoloski

"Identifying the Role of Noncapped Alphaviral RNAs During Infection"

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