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.



Dr. Carolina Tropini received MSFHR 2019 Scholar award

Thursday, July 18, 2019
Congratulations to Dr. Carolina Tropini for being awarded BC MSFHR 2019 Scholar award!  The MSFHR Scholar Program is designed to support early career researchers as they establish independent... more

DR. Marcia Graves awarded UBC 2018-2019 KILLAM TEACHING PRIZE

Monday, May 27, 2019
Congratulations to Dr. Marcia Graves on being awarded UBC’s highest recognition for teaching excellence and achievements (UBC 2018-2019 Killam Teaching Prize).

Linda Horianopoulos awarded 2018-2019 "Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award"

Friday, April 19, 2019
Congratulations to Linda Horianopoulos (Ph.D candidate-Kronstad Lab) on receiving 2018-2019 Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award. The Killam GTA Award recognizes graduate students who have... more



Seminar-Swarming motility as a complex adaptation: eavesdropping on the resistance movement

Monday, October 21, 2019 - 1:00pm Shannon Coleman
Ph.D. Candidate – Hancock Lab