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

    COBRE Grant


    Open Positions


    Departmental Events

    Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series 

    Thursday, May 24, 2018 12:00 PM

     Cynthia Sears, PhD
    Professor of Medicine
    Department of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins University

    "Colon Cancer: Contributions of Microbes and Communities”

    Thursday, May 31, 2018 12:00PM
     Joshua Denny

    PhD Candidate
    in the lab of
    Dr. Nathan Schmidt
    "No Guts, No Glory: Untangling the Interactions Between the Gut Microbiome and Malaria"


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