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Department of Microbiology Faculty

Our faculty have expertise in the study of bacteria, viruses, parasites, and the human immune response.

The dynamic faculty in NYU Langone’s Department of Microbiology run active research laboratories and contribute to a range of teaching activities in the areas of microbiology, virology, parasitology, the human immune response, and the molecular basis of disease.

Our Leadership

Jeffrey N. Weiser, MD

Chair, Department of Microbiology

Inna Gurewitz, MPH

Administrator, Department of Microbiology

Ian J. Mohr, PhD

Director, National Institutes of Health Training Program in Basic Microbiological Processes in Infectious Diseases

Andrew J. Darwin, PhD

Graduate Advisor, Sackler Training Program in Microbiology

Primary Faculty

Joel G. Belasco, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology

Ken H. Cadwell, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology

Andrew J. Darwin, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology

Heran Darwin, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology

Meike Dittmann, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology

Michael J. Garabedian, PhD

Professor, Departments of Microbiology and Urology

Kamal M. Khanna, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology

Nathaniel R. Landau, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology

Png Loke, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology

Ian J. Mohr, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology

Ana Rodriguez, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology

Robert J. Schneider, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology

Kenneth A. Stapleford, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology

Naoko Tanese, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology

Victor J. Torres, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology

Jeffrey N. Weiser, MD

Professor, Department of Microbiology

Angus C. Wilson, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology

Secondary Faculty

Damian C. Ekiert, PhD

Assistant Professor, Departments of Cell Biology and Microbiology

Edward A. Fisher, MD, PhD, MPH

Professor, Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, Cell Biology, and Microbiology

David E. Levy, PhD

Professor, Departments of Pathology and Microbiology

Dan R. Littman, MD, PhD

Professor, Departments of Pathology and Microbiology

Mark J. Mulligan, MD

Professor, Departments of Medicine and Microbiology

Tara M. Randis, MD

Assistant Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Microbiology

Adam J. Ratner, MD

Associate Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Microbiology

Bo Shopsin, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine and Microbiology

Emeritus Faculty

Claudio Basilico, MD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Microbiology

Werner Maas, PhD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Microbiology

Richard P. Novick, MD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Microbiology

Joel D. Oppenheim, PhD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Microbiology

Jan T. Vilcek, MD, PhD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Microbiology