Department of Microbial Pathogens and Immunity

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Our leading-edge research focuses on translational laboratory programs in HIV immunology and virology, host pathogen interaction, microbiome studies and tumor immunology.

Giselle Sandi, PhD
Faculty Accomplishments

Giselle Sandi, PhD has been selected by Great Minds in STEM to receive the 2019 Hispanic Engineer National Achievement award for education. This prestigious award honors Giselle’s life-long commitment to promote STEM education for under-represented minority groups. Her efforts have had a sustained regional and national impact for STEM education at all levels from elementary to higher level education. She will receive this prestigious award at the upcoming Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards Conference (HENAAC).

Jennillee Wallace, MS, PhD
Alumni Accomplishments
The Q&A with Graduate College alumna Jennillee Wallace, MS, PhD.
Lena Al-Harthi, PhD
Faculty Appointments
Lena Al-Harthi, PhD, as the next chairperson of the Department of Microbial Pathogens and Immunity
Nell S. Lurain, PhD
Faculty Accomplishments
Nell S. Lurain, PhD, professor of the Department of Microbial Pathogens and Immunity, recently received a Rush Faculty Excellence in Education Award.
Faculty Recognition Reception celebrating winners to be held on June 25, 2019.
2019 Faculty Excellence Award Winners and Recognition Reception Video.

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