Department Research & Teaching Overview

Faculty are listed below along with a short description of their research and teaching interests. You may also group faculty by research theme as well as search faculty interests by keyword.

Photo of Kristen DeAngelis

Molecular Microbial Ecology

Photo of Barry Goodell

Biomass Deconstruction by Fungi; Fungal and Neurodegenerative Disease; Biomaterials Structural Durability

Photo of James Holden

Physiology and ecology of hyperthermophilic archaea; Geomicrobiology of geothermal environments

Photo of Derek Lovley

Systems Biology Approach to Optimization of Bioremediation and Microbial Fuel Cells and Physiology and Ecology of Anaerobes

Photo of Klaus Nüsslein

Microbial ecology of terrestrial and subterrestrial ecosystems