Faculty and Research

The faculty within our department are a dedicated group of extraordinary individuals from diverse backgrounds who are brought together with a common aspiration to perform cutting edge research leading to understanding biological mechanisms behind diseases and ultimately finding treatments and cures. Our faculty thrives on sharing their extensive knowledge, and educating the next generation of successful researchers. To view all of our research and clinical faculty, please visit our faculty listing.

The department has three primary research focuses: microbiology, immunology, and cancer biology. We have research laboratories in the Lied Transplantation Center, Wittson Hall, Durham Research Center I and II, as well as core facilities in Munroe-Meyer Institute and Durham Research Center I. To learn more about the exciting and innovative research that is being done by our faculty and students, please visit our research webpages.