Welcome to the Department of Microbiology! The Department is in an exciting phase of growth and expansion that is building upon the efforts and reputations of our faculty. The Department serves the teaching mission of the University by educating graduate students in different fields in Microbiology such as, immunology, bacteriology, virology, host-pathogen interactions and Bioinformatics. We foster critical thinking and problem solving skills and provide opportunities for Master’s Thesis students to excel in the laboratory and to become life-long learners.
We contribute to the service mission of the University by providing advanced expertise in microbiological researches. Our faculties also serve on national and international scientific committees and societies. The Department of Microbiology provides a place where faculty, students, and staff work together in a collegian, innovative and supportive environment. Our students, fellows and faculty strive for excellence. We welcome you to our Department website.