Faculty

Matt Anderson

Credentials: Medical Genetics (School of Medicine and Public Health)

David Andes

Credentials: Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Jean-Michel Ané

Credentials: Professor, Departments of Bacteriology and Agronomy

Position title: Symbiotic associations between plants and microbes

David Blehert

Credentials: National Wildlife Health Center

Daniel Cullen

Credentials: Bacteriology; USDA Forest Products Laboratory

Audrey Gasch

Credentials: Genetics Department

Position title: Elucidating the role, regulation, and evolution of eukaryotic stress responses

Amanda Gevens

Credentials: Plant Pathology Department

Position title: The ecology of fungus and fungus-like plant pathogens for enhanced and integrated disease management.

Emile Gluck-Thaler

Credentials: Assistant Professor: Department of Plant Pathology

Position title: Evolution of Fungal Ecology

Dennis Halterman

Credentials: USDA/ARS Vegetable Crops Research Unit

Position title: Plant fungal diseases

Chris Hittinger

Credentials: Genetics (College of Agricultural and Life Sciences)

Position title: Evolution of carbon-responsive gene networks, yeast biodiversity, industrial brewing and biofuel applications

Leslie Holland

Credentials: Plant Pathology

Christina Hull

Credentials: Professor: Departments of Biomolecular Chemistry and Medical Microbiology & Immunology

Position title: Human fungal pathogen development & pathogenesis

Michelle Jusino

Credentials: Botany; Northern Research Station

Mehdi Kabbage

Credentials: Plant Pathology Department

Position title: Plant fungal interactions; stress tolerance, programmed cell death

Nancy Keller

Credentials: Professor, Departments of Plant Pathology and Medical Microbiology; Immunology

Position title: Fungal natural products and impacts in ecology, drug discovery and pathogenesis

Bruce Klein

Credentials: Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Position title: Molecular medical mycology with two broad areas of focus: fungal pathogenesis and immunology.

Paul Koch

Credentials: Plant Pathology Department

Position title: Impacts of pesticides on microbial communities in urban and suburban landscapes; Rust diseases; Snow Molds

Jeffrey Lorch

Credentials: National Wildlife Health Center and Pathobiological Department

Position title: Investigating and diagnosing wildlife mortality events and studying emerging wildlife diseases

Megan McClean

Credentials: Biomedical Engineering Department

Position title: Understanding and engineering biological signal processing

Jeniel Nett

Credentials: Medicine & Medical Microbiology and Immunology Departments

Position title: Host-pathogen interactions for Candida auris, Candida biofilm immunology

Anne Pringle

Credentials: Professor, Departments of Botany and Bacteriology

Position title: evolution, biodiversity and conservation of fungi

Doug Rouse

Credentials: Plant Pathology Department

Position title: Epidemiology and ecology of fungal plant diseases

Trey Sato

Credentials: Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center

Nathaniel Sharp

Credentials: Genetics (College of Agricultural and Life Sciences)

Damon Smith

Credentials: Plant Pathology Department

Position title: The biology, epidemiology, and management of field crop diseases

Thea Whitman

Credentials: Soil Science Department

Position title: Soil ecology, soil microbiology, terrestrial carbon biogeochemistry, climate change

Jon Woods

Credentials: Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Position title: Fungal pathogenesis, Histoplasma capsulatum

Jae-Hyuk Yu

Credentials: Bacteriology and Genetics Departments

Position title: Fungi and Mycotoxins