Elected Fellows Ottemann, Yildiz

Professor OttemannProfessors Karen Ottemann and Fitnat Yildiz have been elected Fellows of the American Academy of Microbiology in recognition of excellence, originality, and leadership in the microbiological sciences.

Professor YildizThe newly elected fellows will be honored at a ceremony, June 2. For more on this story by Tim Stephens, click here: http://news.ucsc.edu/2015/02/microbiology.html

Success and  Celebration

2014-15 was an exciting year as METX celebrated its 15th Anniversary and several department member successes. Congratulations to Andrew Cheng, Miles Duncan, and Anna Lepore who graduated this spring! Congratulations also to METX continuing graduate students, postdocs, and alumni with recent recognitions. To read more about their accomplishments, click here.

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Prospective Students

The Fall 2015 application period is now closed. Ph.D. and M.S. training in METX prepares students to solve important problems in the field of environmental health by providing stimulating coursework, extensive scientific presentation training, and in-depth research. [More]