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Community Outreach. Our department offers many opportunities to reach out to our community and to get young people interested and excited about science. If interested, please contact us!

Not sure what to do after grad school? Come and listen to our panel of experts describe their experiences in a variety of career paths. From 9:30am to 1:30pm in Amphitheater, Duff Medical Building. 

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Microbiology and Immunology

What We Do


We are a team of over 20 internationally recognized faculty members, over 40 associate and adjunct members, more than 300 trainees, and 30 administrative and technical staff committed to carry out excellent teaching, research and service in the areas of Infection and Immunity. Our teaching expands from undergraduate to advanced graduate and post-graduate education using hands on problem solving approaches and cutting edges technologies.

Our research at the forefront of knowledge answers critical questions regarding human health such as what makes microbes helpful and how we can promote healthy immunity.

Members of the department are nationally and internationally engaged in community outreach to ensure that the results of our teaching and research translate into public awareness and policies that promote health and wellbeing.

To learn more about the department, click here.

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