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Microbiology

Students gain advanced knowledge of general microbiology; microbial ecology; microbial physiology; microbial genetics; molecular mechanisms of microbial regulation and pathogenesis; immunology; virology; and recombinant DNA technology. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in microbiology..

Information

Program Address

Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Tupper Hall
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
Phone: 
(530) 752-0262
Fax: 
(530) 752-8692

Program Type

Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Lead Dean: 
School of Medicine
Major Code: 
GMIC

Degree Requirements

Administrative ByLaws

Application Deadlines

General: 
Dec 15, 2020
Space Available: 
Jun 1, 2021
Prospective Student Fellowship: 
Dec 15, 2020
Continuing Student Fellowship: 
Jan 15, 2021

Degrees Offered

M.S. Plan I
Ph.D. Plan B

Admission Requirements

While an M.S. degree may be obtained while pursuing a Ph.D. degree, only Ph.D. applications will be accepted.

Exceptions

QE Exception: No outside member needed

People

Graduate Program Coordinator

(530) 752-0262 | mgg@ucdavis.edu

Program Chair

  • Graduate Group Chair
  • Microbiology & Molec Genetics
  • 07/01/2018 to 06/30/2021
(530) 752-3633 | scdawson@ucdavis.edu

Academic Advisors

  • Advisor: Admissions Only
  • Med:Medical Microbiology & Imm
  • 09/01/2018 to 08/31/2022
530-754-7225 | ajbaumler@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Med:Pharmacology
  • 09/01/2016 to 08/31/2022
(530) 754-6446 | acgelli@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Microbiology & Molec Genetics
  • 09/01/2016 to 08/31/2022
(530) 754-6081 | slin@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: Primary Contact
  • Microbiology & Molec Genetics
  • 09/01/2014 to 08/31/2022
(530) 754-5233 | reparales@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Med:Medical Microbiology & Imm
  • 09/01/2016 to 08/31/2022
(530) 752-6785 | blshacklett@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Med:Medical Microbiology & Imm
  • 09/01/2014 to 08/31/2022
(530) 754-8497 | rmtsolis@ucdavis.edu

Senior Academic Advisor in Graduate Studies

Internal Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies

(530) 752-7484 | rlee@ucdavis.edu