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Faculty Seeking New Graduate Students

We have openings in both Biological Sciences and Microbiology.

Labs of faculty with a * next to their names are available for lab rotations for PhD students. 

Biological Sciences MS and PhD degrees include specializations in one of three emphasis areas:
1) Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
2) Cell and Developmental Biology
3) Comparative Organismal Biology

The following faculty are recruiting new Biological Sciences graduate students:

Alper, Joshua*

Molecular and Cellular Biophysics; Biophysical Mechanisms of Eukaryotic Pathogens

Baeza, J. Antonio*

Behavioral & Evolutionary Biology/Molecular Phylogenetics

Bain, Lisa*

Mechanisms of Developmental Toxicity

Baldwin, William

Interplay Between Obesity and Toxicant Exposure

Barrett, Kyle* 

Global Change Ecology, Conservation Biology

Bielenberg, Douglas*   

Environmental regulation of spring leaf and flower phenology

Blob, Rick  

Evolutionary Morphology and Biomechanics

Campbell, Barbara*    

Microbial Ecology and Bioinformatics 

Chapman, Susan*

Developmental Biology and Genetics of Autism

Cao, Min*

Bacteria, Host, and Inter-kingdom Communications

DeWalt, Saara* 

Plant Population and Community Ecology

Dittrich-Reed, Dylan*

Biology Education and Student Learning

Dong, Yuqing*

Aging and Age-related Disorders

Dou, Zhicheng*   

Nutrient Metabolism in Parasitic Pathogens

Feliciano, David* 

Neurobiology and Developmental Biology

Parkinson, Christopher*

Evolution of Biodiversity, Genomics, Phylogenetics

Powder, Kara*

Craniofacial Genomics, Development, and Evolution

Price, Samantha*

Biodiversity and Macroevolution of Vertebrates; Paleontology

Rapaport, Lisa*

Behavioral Ecology of Primates

Richards, Vincent*

Microbial Genomics

Sears, Michael

Physiological Ecology, Ecological Modeling, Climate Change Biology

Sparace, Salvatore*

Plant Lipid and Plastid Biochemistry & Physiology

Temesvari, Lesly* 

Cell Biology and Pathogenesis of Entamoeba histolytica

Turnbull, Matt*

Insect Virology and Physiology

Wei, Yanzhang

Cancer Immunotherapy

Yu, Xianzhong 

Tumor Immunotherapy and Gene Therapy

Microbiology

MS and PhD degrees include specializations in one of three emphasis areas:

1) Cellular and Physiological Microbiology
2) Microbial Genetics and Molecular Microbiology
3) Environmental Microbiology

 

The following faculty are recruiting new Microbiology graduate students:

Campbell, Barbara*

Microbial Ecology and Bioinformatics

Cao, Min*

Bacteria, Host, and Inter-kingdom Communications

Dong, Yuqing*

Aging and Age-related Disorders

Dou, Zhicheng*  

Nutrient Metabolism in Parasitic Pathogens

Jiang, Xiuping*    

Foodborne Pathogen Detection and Inactivation;
Antibiotic Resistance

Kurtz, Harry

Microbial Diversity and Biogeochemistry

Richards, Vincent* 

Microbial Genomics

Temesvari, Lesly* 

Cell Biology and Pathogenesis of Entamoeba histolytica

Turnbull, Matt*

Insect Virology and Physiology

Tzeng, Jeremy*  

Pathogen and Host Interactions


The Environmental Toxicology MS and PhD degree program has a separate website. http://www.clemson.edu/entox/

For more information about graduate students currently in the Biological Sciences and Microbiology graduate programs, visit the Biological Sciences Graduate Student Association website.
 
If you have any additional questions about our degree programs in Biological Sciences or Microbiology, please contact Jay Lyn Martin, our Graduate Student Services Coordinator.