Microbial Genetics-Our research includes bacterial genetics and genomics to understand gene function in bacterial pathogens, as well as development of microbiome models to understand the role of microorganisms in human and animal health.
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B.A., Biological Sciences, Southern Illinois University, 1979
M.A., Microbiology, Southern Illinois University, 1981
Ph.D., Genetics, University of Georgia, 1987