About Us

James D. Bangs, PhD

Chair Jay Bangs, PhD, leads a dedicated faculty of independent scientists who work with trainees at all levels in a rich, supportive research and learning environment.

Explore. Collaborate. Discover. You’ll gain skills and contribute to interdisciplinary teams solving complex problems through scientific inquiry.

5/26/17
Explore problems related to the basic science of infectious disease, working with our internationally recognized faculty. Your training will be supported by our culture of mentoring, teamwork and professional development.
5/17/17
From introducing undergraduates to biomedical research to engaging PhD candidates in discovery, we support every step of your career preparation. 
6/5/15
We manage several endowments that support stipends, tuition and professional development experiences for students. These funds are essential to advancing our mission of academic excellence — and to continuing the strong reputation of our department. We invite new gifts to them from alumni and friends.
5/10/15
Well-established research centers across the university support collaborative, multidisciplinary research where students can interact with faculty across departmental boundaries.
5/10/15
Our region is characterized by a neighborly way of life, an unpretentious nature and spirited loyalty among residents.
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Contact information for our faculty and staff.