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Microbiology, Molecular Genetics & Immunology

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Microbiology, Molecular Genetics & Immunology

Our Mission

The mission of the Department of Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology is to conduct high impact research that is relevant to human health and train the next generation of biomedical scientists and physicians who will advance our understanding of infection and immunity in ways that benefit humankind.

Our Values

The Department values integrity in teaching and learning, the responsible conduct of research and other academic activities, a safe workplace and the contributions of all individuals toward our shared mission.

Faculty Positions Available

We are currently recruiting for two tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in the areas of Immunology and Host Interactions with Pathogens.  Applicants should apply online at for position number 01203571 (Immunology) or 01203574 (Host Interactions with Pathogens).


Last modified: Jul 08, 2020

New Grant Award

Maria Kalamvoki, NIH R21 AI144883, Alterations in the surfaceome of the herpes simplex virus 1 infected cells via the Cbl/CIN85 endocytic machinery and the role of the Infected Cell Protein No 0 (ICP0) in endocytosis, 02/20/2020 – 01/30/2022

New Grant Award

Jianming Qiu, NIH R01 AI150877, Viral and Host Determinants of Parvovirus Replication, 01/27/2020 – 12/31/2024

New Grant Award

Maria Kalamvoki, RI Winter Enhancement Award, Effect of Extracellular Vesicles on Neurons and Glial Cells During Herpes Simplex Virus 1 Infection

Congratulations to Christos Dogrammatzis for receipt of a 2019-2020 BRTP Award!

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