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People 2017-08-23T09:22:19+00:00

People

The UCI Microbiome Initiative is centered in the Ayala School of Biological Sciences and draws expertise from across campus. Participants include over 30 faculty and their labs from eight Schools and Programs (Biological Sciences, Medicine, Social Ecology, Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Physical Sciences, Nursing Science, and Information & Computer Sciences).

Director

Jennifer Martiny
Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Associate Director

Katrine Whiteson
Assistant Professor, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Faculty Advisory Board

 

Joshua Grill
Associate Professor, Psychiatry & Human Behavior and Co-Director, UCI MIND

 

Michele Guindani
Associate Professor, Statistics

 

Allon Hochbaum
Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
Assistant Professor, Chemistry

 

 

Alison Holman
Associate Professor, Nursing Science

 

Adam Martiny
Professor, Earth System Science
Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Director, UCI OCEANS

 

Julia Massimelli
Assistant Teaching Professor, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

 

Nimisha Parekh
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program

 

Kathleen Treseder
Professor and Chair, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

 

Petra Wilder-Smith
Professor, Beckman Laser Institute
Director of Dentistry, Beckman Laser Institute