Our faculty's diverse teaching and research interests encompass many areas of cell, developmental, and molecular biology as well as immunology, microbiology, and plant physiology.

All faculty members participate in classroom instruction, and many are involved in research projects at the state, national, and international level.

Douglas Bernstein
Molecular mycology

Heather Bruns
Molecular immunology

Clare Chatot
Developmental biology, teratology

Susan McDowell
Molecular toxicology

John Mckillip
Pathogen detection in foods

Jennifer Metzler

James Olesen
Molecular, cancer biology

Eric (VJ) Rubenstein
Protein quality control

Donald Ruch
Plant physiology and mycology