1. Graduate Program

    Chelsi Cassilly talks about being a Microbiology Graduate Student .
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  2. Research Diversity

    ResearchWe have diverse research interests ranging from microbial pathogenesis to microbial ecology.
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  3. Students

    StudentsNot only do graduate students participate in cutting-edge research, over 150 undergraduate students participate in independent research projects within the department.
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  4. Knoxville

    FacultyThe city of Knoxville is centrally located on the beautiful Tennessee River, near the gateway to the Smoky Mountains. A mid-size and affordable city, Knoxville provides an excellent mix of cultural and recreational activities.



Professor and Department Head

The Department of Microbiology at the University of Tennessee's flagship campus in Knoxville is seeking a senior colleague for the position of David and Sandra White Endowed Professor and Department Head. Click for more details.

Assistant Professor of Microbiology

The Department of Microbiology at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville is seeking candidates for Assistant Professor of Microbiology.  Click for more details.


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