2006-2007 University of Guelph Graduate Calendar

VIII. Graduate Programs


The Microbiology Graduate Program offers MSc and PhD degrees. The four major areas of emphasis and the faculty associated with those areas are:

  • Microbial Physiology and Structure -- Beveridge, Clarke, Forsberg, Krell, Lam, Meng, Mutharia, Preston, Seah, van der Merwe, Whitfield, Wood

  • Pathogenesis and Immunity -- Kaushik, Lam, Lo, Mutharia, Preston, Seah, Stevenson, Whitfield, Wood

  • Virology -- Krell, Meng

  • Biotechnology -- Beveridge, Clarke, Forsberg, Kaushik, Krell, Lam, Lo, Mutharia, Seah, Stevenson, Whitfield, van der Merwe

As a result of the reorganization in the College of Biological Science, there is a further field of Biochemistry. This is described in detail under the Molecular Biology and Genetics Graduate Program. The faculty associated with this research area are: Brauer, Coppolino, Dawson, Graether, Josephy, Keates, Kimber, Mangroo, Merrill, Sharom

Interdepartmental programs are available for students wishing to specialize in toxicology, biophysics and aquaculture.