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The University of Iowa Assistant/Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology Tenure-Track Bacteriology Faculty Position The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Iowa invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in bacteriology at the Assistant or...
The University of Iowa Assistant /Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology Tenure-Track Virology Faculty Position The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Iowa invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in virology at the Assistant or Associate...
Seminar Series Full Schedule Every semester we are proud to host outstanding seminar speakers. These seminars are held Tuesdays at 3:00 p.m. in Watzke Auditorium (Aud 3) in the Bowen Science Building (unless otherwise noted). All are encouraged to attend free of charge. If you are interested in...
Scientific Careers Retreat on Monday, May 22nd registration information: The University of Iowa (UI) Carver College of Medicine and the Department of Microbiology, announce the Scientific Careers Retreat in the Urmila Sahai Seminar Room (MERF 2117) on Monday, May 22, 2017, from 1-5 pm with a...
Nine undergraduate students presented in the 2017 Undergraduate Microbiology Research poster session on April 20, 2017, they include the following: Aissa Kergna (Okeoma lab) Evan Lamb (McCarter lab) Gabriela Lozano Flores (McCarter lab) Juan P. Munoz (Maury lab) Shondra Olson (Roller lab) Vishal...
Department of Microbiology graduate students, postdocs and research scientists along with graduate students affiliated with Microbiology professors presented posters during the 2017 Health Sciences Research Week. Five microbiology graduate students presented on Tuesday, April 18th including Tiffany...
Lauren Kinkead successfully defended her PhD thesis, "Mechanisms of human neutrophil apoptosis inhibition by Francisella" on Monday, April 17, 2017. She is pictured here with her mentor, Dr. Lee-Ann H. Allen. Research Francisella tularensis is a Gram-negative, facultative intracellular bacterium...
On April 7, 2017, Patrick Kelly successfully defended his thesis titled "A Punch to the Midgut: Leishmania Interactions with the Sand Fly Gut Microbiome:." He is pictured with his mentor Dr. Mary Wilson. Research The Leishmania spp. are kinetoplastid protozoan parasites that cause a spectrum of...
Microbiology and Pathology Professor John Harty, PhD, Mark Stinski Chair in Microbial Immunology, has been awarded the UI Graduate College Outstanding Faculty Postdoctoral Mentor Award 2016-2017! He is recognized as an embodiment of excellence and a mentor with extraordinary dedication to...
Undergraduate Microbiology students Emily Hoeper and Vishal Perera have been awarded the Stinski Undergraduate Research Fellowship for 2017-2018. The fellowship's purpose is to support undergraduates in pursuit of research in the field of microbiology. Along with a monthly stipend, it covers full...