Education and Training


The Department of Microbiology supports the Committee on Microbiology's graduate program in Microbiology.   Students in the graduate program may work in the faculty labs of the Department of Microbiology. For more complete information on the graduate program, please visit the Microbiology graduate program website.  Inquiries regarding the graduate program should be sent to Natasha Beals at Answers to frequently asked questions can be found on the Application FAQs webpage.


The Department of Microbiology faculty takes an active interest in postdoctoral training. Any research scientist who has received their Ph.D. should directly contact the faculty member with whom they would like to train with their inquiry and CV.

Postdoctoral training opportunites are an integral component of the department. More information is available on the Postdoctoral Affairs & Association page.