Microbial Pathogenesis Faculty

  • Dokland, Terje, Ph.D.

    Areas of Interest
    Structural biology of viral assembly and bacterial pathogenicity

  • Glasgow, Joel, Ph.D.

    glasgowAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Gene therapy, adenovirus, vector targeting

  • Gray, Michael, Ph.D.

    grayAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Bacterial responses to oxidative stress

  • Lefkowitz, Elliot, Ph.D.

    Areas of Interest
    Microbial genomics and evolution; The microbiome and disease; Bioinformatics

  • Michalek, Suzanne, Ph.D.

    michalekProfessor Emeritus
    Areas of Interest
    Immunological mechanisms involved in host/microbial interactions, and development of mucosal vaccines against infectious agents

  • Niederweis, Michael, Ph.D.

    Areas of Interest
    Novel proteins in the outer membrane of mycobacteria: functions, structures, role in tuberculosis and applications

  • Novak, Jan, Ph.D.

    Areas of Interest
    Pathogenesis and treatments of chronic diseases, infectious diseases, cancer; IgA nephropathy; mucosal immunology; biomarkers

  • Orihuela, Carlos, Ph.D.

    Areas of Interest
    Host-pathogen interactions for development of invasive pneumococcal disease

  • Scoffield, Jessica, Ph.D.

    Jessica Scoffield picture MicrobiologyAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Polymicrobial interactions in pulmonary and oral infections

  • Steyn, Andries, Ph.D.

    Areas of Interest
    Mechanism of Mycobacterium tuberculosis virulence

  • Turnbough, Charles, Ph.D.

    turnboughProfessor Emeritus
    Areas of Interest
    Structure/function of the Bacillus anthracis exosporium; bacterial gene regulation

  • Yother, Janet, Ph.D.

    Areas of Interest
    Streptococcus pneumoniae capsular polysaccharides, genetics, and pathogenesis