Microbiology and Immunology faculty

Dr. Peter Bretscher Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Mechanisms responsible for self-nonself discrimination and immune class determination , Immune responses in autoimmunity, to tumours, and in chronic infectious diseases, and strategies of vaccination


Dr. Harold Bull Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Student Learning , Implementation of active learning strategies to promote student engagement


Dr. Jo-Anne Dillon BSc, MSc, PhD, FCAHS FRSC Department Head, Microbiology & Immunology


Dr. Hughes Goldie Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Genetic regulation of the pckA gene in Escherichia coli. , Structure and regulation of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase in E. coli. , Regulatory roles of calcium in bacteria.


Dr. Calliopi Havele Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Quantitative and qualitative analysis of the cellular and molecular interactions leading to the activation and differentiation of distinct T cell subsets.


Dr. Sean Hemmingsen Adjunct Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology, NRC-Plant Biotechnology Institute


Dr. S. Peter Howard Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Molecular biology of toxin secretion by Gram-negative bacteria , Structure, function and biogenesis of the outer membrane


Dr. Vikram Misra Adjunct Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology, Veterinary Microbiology


Dr. Sylvia van den Hurk BSc, MSc, PhD Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): DNA vaccines , Bovine herpesvirus-1 (BHV-1) , Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) , Hepatitis C virus (HCV)


Dr. Aaron White Adjunct Faculty, VIDO, Microbiology & Immunology


Dr. Kurt Williams Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology


Dr. Wei Xiao Faculty, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Molecular mechanisms of DNA repair and mutagenesis , Mechanisms of gene regulation in response to DNA damage , Signal transduction through K63 ubiquitination , Genetic toxicology and carcinogenesis