Our Faculty

Veterinary Microbiology

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Janet Hill Department Head and Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Molecular microbiology, microbial ecology, infectious disease


Faculty

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Kristen Conn Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Virology, virus-cell interactions, and molecular virology


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John Ellis Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Vaccine safety and efficacy


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Volker Gerdts Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Vaccinology and immunology


Picture of Janet Hill

Janet Hill Department Head and Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Molecular microbiology, microbial ecology, infectious disease


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Emily Jenkins Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Parasitology, zoonotic diseases


Picture of  Vikram Misra

Vikram Misra Acting Department Head, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences | Acting Graduate Chair and Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Virology and molecular biology


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Andrew Potter Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Bacterial pathogenesis, vaccinology


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Joseph Rubin Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Antimicrobial resistance


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Tony Ruzzini Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Microbe-host interactions: molecules in symbiosis and pathogenesis, Plasmid-encoded biosynthetic gene clusters, bacterially produced small molecules


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Craig Stephen Executive Director, National Office, Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative

Research Area(s): Wildlife health, disease surveillance


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Maarten J. Voordouw Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Host-parasite interactions, ecology of vector-borne diseases


Adjunct Professors

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Jeffrey Chen Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Mycobacterial virulence factors, tuberculosis host-pathogen interactions and aerobiology


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Darryl Falzarano Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology


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Caroline Frey Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Zoonotic and food- or water-borne parasites


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Dale Godson Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Virology and immunology


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Uladzimir Karniychuk Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases


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Wolfgang Koester Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Bacterial pathogens in animals, food and water safety, virulence mechanisms of pathogenic bacteria and host-pathogen interactions


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Qiang Liu Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Virology, virus-host interactions, signal transduction, regulation of gene transcription, translational control, post-translational modification


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Musangu Ngeleka Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Pathogenesis of bacterial infections in livestock and poultry


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Jose Perez-Casal Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Mycoplasma diseases in cattle and bison, Mycoplasma bovis experimental challenge models, Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia Novel vaccine development


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Heather Wilson Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Vaccinology and immunology of veterinary species


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Alexander Zakhartchouk Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Development of novel vaccines for swine diseases


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Yan Zhou Adjunct Professor, Department of Veterinary Microbiology

Research Area(s): Molecular biology, pathogenesis and vaccine development of influenza virus


Associate Members

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Philip Griebel Associate Member, Department of Veterinary Microbiology


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Suresh Tikoo Associate Member, Department of Veterinary Microbiology


Professors Emeriti

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Lorne Babiuk Professor Emeritus, Department of Veterinary Microbiology


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Manuel Chirino-Trejo Professor Emeritus, Department of Veterinary Microbiology


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Deborah Haines Professor Emeritus, Department of Veterinary Microbiology


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Lydden Polley Professor Emeritus, Department of Veterinary Microbiology


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Henry Tabel Professor Emeritus, Department of Veterinary Microbiology