Message from the Chair

2018 was a banner year for the Department.  Our collaborative NIH P20 COBRE application entitled “Functional Microbiomics, Inflammation and Pathogenicity” with the Department of Oral Immunology and Infectious Disease in the School of Dentistry was awarded, bringing $11.2 M in research support over five years.

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

The ABCs of Autoimmunity

Alessandra Pernis

Thursday, January 24
Alessandra Pernis, MD
Research Seminar
Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College

Redefining MDSCs: Adipose- Resident Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells in Tissue Homeostasis


Thursday, January 31
Katlin Stivers
Student Presentation
PhD Candidate in the lab of
Dr. Hoying

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