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 

Thursday, ORey Carabeoctober 11, 2018
Rey Carabeo, PhD
Associate Profes
School of Molecular Biosciences
Washington State University
"Cause and Consequence of the Changes to the Transcriptome of Chlamydia-Infected Endocervical Epithelial Cells"

Jonathan KatzThursday, October 18, 2018
Jonathan Katz, PhD
ssor of Pediatrics
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati
College of Medicine

"Eliminating diabetogenic T cells by manipulating the DNA damage response"

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