In the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, graduate students and postdoctoral trainees prepare for scientific careers in a supportive and collaborative environment that encourages innovation and creativity under the guidance of dedicated, conscientious faculty.
Ph.D. students interested in conducting research in the department apply through the Cellular, Molecular and Biomedical Sciences Program (http://www.uvm.edu/cmb/application-information/).
The CMB Program (http://www.uvm.edu/cmb/) is an interdisciplinary program with research strengths in the areas of
o Cancer Biology and Genome Stability
o Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis
o Lung and Cardiovascular Biology
o Developmental and Plant Biology
o Structural Biology and Biophysics
o Proteomics and Bioinformatics