Katherine Spindler

Katherine Spindler, Ph.D.

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Accepting new students?
Trainings and Identities:
MORE Mentor Training, Implicit Bias Training, Bystander Training, Gender Bias or Discrimination Training, ADVANCE STRIDE trainer
Research Interests:
Virology, pathogenesis

Research has shown that diverse teams are more creative and productive. Our lab thus welcomes the opportunity to mentor students and postdocs with diverse backgrounds who share our enthusiasm for science in general and especially virology! We are dedicated to high quality research in an environment where we are respectful and kind to each other, and in which motivated people with diverse backgrounds can succeed!

Molecular biology and pathogenesis of virus-host interactions; host antiviral response to mouse adenovirus type 1 infection; genetic basis of host susceptibility to infection; mouse adenovirus type 1 encephalitis