Microbiology & Immunology

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of British Columbia provides a stimulating environment in which to pursue a graduate or undergraduate research program. Our faculty is internationally recognized for contributions in microbiology, molecular biology and immunology. Students will have the opportunity to experience the most up to date molecular approaches to the study of problems in microbiology and immunology.



M&I major Gunjan Mhapankar awarded The Queen's Young Leaders award

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Congratulations to Gunjan Mhapankar!  We are very pleased to announce that one of our M&I undergraduate majors, Gunjan Mhapankar, is one of only 2 students from Canada to be chosen as 2016 "The... more

M&I major Jacqueline Siu was recognized as a Wesbrook scholar and awarded the Harold B. & Nellie Boyes Memorial, and the Harry Logan Memorial Premier scholarship

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Congratulations to Jacqueline Siu! We are very pleased to announce that one of our M&I undergraduate majors, Jacqueline Siu​, is one of 20 students across all UBC undergraduate programs to... more

Research from Dr. Julian Davies lab featured on ASM

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Kisameet clay exhibits potent antibacterial activity against the ESKAPE pathogens A clique of six pathogenic microorganisms (Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae,... more



Seminar - Digging Deeper into Soil Microbial Communities

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 12:30pm Aria Hahn
Ph.D. Candidate - Hallam Lab



Postdoctoral Seminar - TBA

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 12:30pm Dr. Libin Abraham
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, UBC