Pre-Doctoral Training Grants

Technician using a microscopeThe Department of Microbiology and Immunology has been awarded several highly competitive, institutional training grants from the National Institutes of Health. These grants provide funds for stipend support, educational and training opportunities for Ph.D. students working in the areas of immunology, microbial pathogenesis (including bacteria, fungi and viruses), HIV/AIDS research, and oral biology. Upper level students that have fulfilled coursework and qualifying exam requirements are eligible for consideration, and suitable candidates are selected by the faculty.

Grant Name Principal Investigator
Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Program in Immunology Edith Lord Ph.D.
HIV-1 Replication and Pathogenesis Sanjay Maggirwar Ph.D.

Predoctoral students in Microbiology and Immunology may also receive support from additional training grants that include the following: