Interim Chair: Molecular Virology and Microbiology

Joseph Petrosino, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-7912

Functional genomics of biodefense and emerging infectious disease pathogens

Faculty A-G: Molecular Virology and Microbiology

Ervin Adam, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus

Phone

  • 713-798-4446

Role of Viruses in Neoplasia

Nadim Jose Ajami, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-2214

Microbiome Science Research

Jennifer Auchtung, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-6531

Ecology of human-associated communities, therapeutic microbiology, models of complex microbial communities

Sarah Elizabeth Blutt, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4584

Intestinal B cell responses to enteric pathogens

Robert Allen Britton, Ph.D.

Professor

Therapeutic microbiology, probiotics, genomics and genetics of the human microbiota

Janet S. Butel, Ph.D.

Distinguished Service Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4443

Polyomavirus Pathogenesis of Infections and Disease

Joseph Russell Carmical, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Margaret Ellen Conner, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-3590

Pathogenesis of and immunity to enteric pathogens

Sue Ellen Crawford, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4445

Gretchen Diehl, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Impact of the microbiota on intestinal immune responses

Lawrence Allen Donehower, Ph.D., B.S.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-3594

Tumor Suppressor Genes in Cancer

Hana Mohammed El Sahli, M.D.

Associate Professor

Mary K. Estes, Ph.D.

Distinguished Service Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-3585

Human mini-gut cultures to understand gastrointestinal virus-host interactions and mechanisms of pathogenesis and immunity

Rachel Gamble, Dr.P.H.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-6616

Brian Edward Gilbert, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4022

Aerosolized drugs for pulmonary diseases

Faculty H-O: Molecular Virology and Microbiology

F. Blaine Hollinger, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4454

Viral hepatitis and liver disease; Blood-borne pathogens

Joseph Michael Hyser, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-4514

Enteric Virus Calcium Channel Blockers; Exploitation of Host Calcium Signaling Pathways by Microbes…

Ronald T Javier, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-3898

Adenoviruses and viral oncology

Wendy A. Keitel, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-5250

Vaccine development and evaluation

Jason T Kimata, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4536

Retroviral replication and pathogenesis

Paul Dalling Ling, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-8474

Gammaherpesvirus gene regulation and pathogenesis; Elephant Endotheliotropic herpesvirus (EEHV)

Richard E. Lloyd, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-8993

Control of translation in virus infection and apoptosis

Anthony Maresso, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-7369

Pathogenesis of bacterial infections

Susan Jean Marriott, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4440

Viral transformation and transcription control

Jacqueline Leigh O'Brien, D.Sc.

Instructor

Faculty P-Z: Molecular Virology and Microbiology

Pedro A. Piedra, M.D.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-5240

Reduction of respiratory virus illness burden in infants

Sasirekha Ramani, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4445

Viral gastroenteritis, immune response to infection and to vaccines

Robert Franklin Ramig, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-4830

Genetics of viral replication and pathogenesis

Andrew Patrick Rice, Ph.D.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-5774

Viral gene expression

Rebecca Rico-Hesse, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-3010

Pathogenesis of mosquito-transmitted viruses

Buck Samuel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-9110

Rebecca Sue Schwiebert, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-6938

Nonhuman primate models of HIV infection

Betty L. Slagle, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Phone

  • 713-798-3006

Pathogenesis of viral hepatitis

Alton G. Swennes, D.V.M.

Assistant Professor

Phone

  • (713) 798-3408

Gnotobiotic animal models, intestinal microbiota

E. Lynn Zechiedrich, Ph.D.

Kyle and Josephine Morrow Chair in Molecular Virology and Microbiology

Phone

  • 713-798-5126