Microbiology Faculty

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Olaf Schneewind, M.D., Ph.D.  

Chairman, Department of Microbiology

Email:  oschnee@bsd.uchicago.edu

Appointed Professor and Chair of the Department of Microbiology at the University of Chicago in July, 2004. Prior to this appointment, Dr. Schneewind served the University of Chicago as Professor in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology.

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Sean Crosson, Ph.D.

Email:  scrosson@uchicago.edu

Sean Crosson, Ph.D., Professor, was appointed to the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in 2006 and to the Department of Microbiology in 2015.

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Michaela Gack, Ph.D.

Email:  mgack@uchicago.edu

Dr. Gack joined the Biological Sciences Division at the University of Chicago in 2015, where she was promoted to Professor in 2018.

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Tatyana Golovkina, Ph.D.

Email: tgolovki@bsd.uchicago.edu

Tatyana Golovkina, Ph.D., Professor, was appointed in the Department of Microbiology at the University of Chicago in 2005.

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Joseph Kanabrocki, Ph.D., C.B.S.P.

Email: jkanabro@bsd.uchicago.edu

Joseph Kanabrocki, Ph.D, was appointed as Associate Vice-President for Research Safety and Professor in the Department of Microbiology at the University of Chicago in 2014.

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Balaji Manicassamy, Ph.D.

Email: bmanicassamy@bsd.uchicago.edu

Balaji Manicassamy, Ph.D., was appointed as Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology at the University of Chicago in 2012.

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Dominique Missiakas, Ph.D.

Email: dmissiak@bsd.uchicago.edu

Dominique Missiakas, Ph.D. was appointed as Professor in the Department of Microbiology at the University of Chicago in 2014. She is currently a member of the Committee on Microbiology.

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Glenn Randall, Ph.D.

Email: grandall@bsd.uchicago.edu

Glenn Randall, Ph.D., Associate Professor, was appointed in the Department of Microbiology at the University of Chicago in 2005.

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Bernard Roizman, Sc.D.

Email: bernard.roizman@bsd.uchicago.edu

Bernard Roizman, Sc.D., the Joseph Regenstein Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus, was appointed to the Department of Microbiology when it was reestablished in 2004.

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Howard Shuman, Ph.D.

Email: hashuman@uchicago.edu

Howard Shuman, Ph.D., was appointed as Professor in the Department of Microbiology  at the University of Chicago in 2010.

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