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 to Dr. Martin Hirst. His lab played a key role in the NIH Epigenetic roadmap project.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Dr. Hirst lab played a key role in the NIH Epigenetic roadmap project, which resulted in 24 papers, Martin's lab was involved in four of these publications, 1 in Nature and 3 in Nature... more

Citlali Ana Marquez Hernandez was awarded one of the inaugural "New Careers In Immunology Fellowships"

Saturday, January 31, 2015
Citlali Ana Marquez Hernandez, a PhD student in Dr. Marc Horwitz' lab, was awarded one of the inaugural "New Careers In Immunology Fellowships" by the American Association of Immunologists (AAI).

Dr. Steven Hallam received a Killam Faculty Research Fellowship

Saturday, January 31, 2015
Dr. Steven Hallam received a Killam Faculty Research Fellowship to support his study leave in Drew Endy's lab at Stanford.

EVENTS

Mar31

Seminar- Systems Vaccinology: Enabling rational vaccine design with systems based approaches

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 12:30pm Dr. Bali Pulendran
Professor, Emory Vaccine Center, Charles Howard Candler Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine
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Apr2

Andrew Cameron PhD defence

Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 9:00am Details

Apr7

Seminar- Interleukin-7: Supporting T cells, every step of the way

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 12:30pm Adam Plumb
PhD Candidate - Abraham Lab, University of British Columbia
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