The major focus of our research is to better understand vaccine-mediated immunity and apply findings to improving vaccines. We also work in the related area of diagnostic test development. 

Past Affiliations

Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiological Sciences, College of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Natural Resources, North Dakota State University

Assistant Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia (past)

Molecular Biology, Agriculture, Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Microbiology, Microbiology
PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences/Molecular Cell Biology and Biotechnology, 2006
MS, Oklahoma State University, Microbiology, Cell and Molecular Biology, 2002
BVSc, Madras Veterinary College, India, Veterinary Medicine, 1991
immunology bacterial infections viral infections vaccines virology