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.

 

NEWS

Congratulations Dr. Justin LeBlanc

Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Dr. Bill Mohn and the Department of Microbiology and Immunology wish to congratulate Justin on his defence Dec 1 2014. Justin successfully defended his thesis titled "Mechanisms of survival against... more

Dr. Steven Hallam selected as a 2015 Leopold Leadership Fellow

Thursday, December 11, 2014
The Leopold Leadership Program, located at the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment at Stanford University, was founded in 1998 to fill a critical gap in environmental decision-making:... more

Dr. Dave Oliver has been awarded a UBC Science Centre for Learning and Technology (SCLT) Development Grant

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Dave Oliver has been awarded a UBC Science Centre for Learning and Technology (SCLT) Development Grant for his proposal entitled “Development of a UBC-based International Research Journal for... more

EVENTS

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Feb4

Seminar - Time Travel in Experimental Evolution: Phenotypic and Genomic Dynamics Across 50,000 Bacterial Generations, Dr. Richard Lenski, Michigan State University

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 2:00pm Dolman Lecturer, Dr. Richard Lenski
Hannah Distinguished Professor, Michigan State University
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Feb12

Seminar - Mysteries of Buruli ulcer and Mycobacterium ulcerans: tracking transmission, Dr. Pamela Small, The University of Tennessee Knoxville

Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 2:30pm Dr. Pamela Small
Professor, Department of Microbiology, College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tennessee Knoxville
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