Department Research & Teaching Overview
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Baculoviruses: Host-Virus Interactions
Molecular Microbial Ecology
Biomass Deconstruction by Fungi; Fungal and Neurodegenerative Disease; Biomaterials Structural Durability
Ecology and Physiology of Microorganisms in Anaerobic Ecosystems
Senior Lecturer; Director of Microbiology Laboratory Teaching Services
Physiology and ecology of hyperthermophilic archaea; Geomicrobiology of geothermal environments
Applied Molecular Biotechnology Laboratory Advisor & Lecturer
Parasitology, the replication and repair of mitochondrial DNA (kinetoplast DNA network) in African trypanosomes
Regulation of Gene Expression in Yeast
Systems Biology Approach to Optimization of Bioremediation and Microbial Fuel Cells and Physiology and Ecology of Anaerobes
Microbial Fuel Cells Biology
Mycobacterial Pathogenesis: Glycobiology, Biochemistry, and Cell Biology
Herpesviruses, Viral-Host Interplay, RNA Biology
Microbial ecology of terrestrial and subterrestrial ecosystems
Undergraduate Program Director & Lecturer
Molecular Evolution and Population Genomics of Arthropod-borne Microbial Pathogens
DNA Replication, Recombination and Cell Division in E. coli
Bacterial Cell Walls
Entry, survival, and host range of the obligate intracellular pathogens, Chlamydiaceae
Extension Associate Professor
Centralized facilities provide state-of-the-art equipment and expertise to support research projects.
Matthew Moore, Ph.D.
Host: Yasu Morita
Marta Gaglia, Ph.D.
Host: Mandy Muller
Makoto Yoshida, Ph.D.
Fungal Redox Enzymes Involved in the Degradation of Plant Cell Wall Polysaccharides -Auxiliary Activities Family 9 and 12 Enzymes
Host: Barry Goodell