Microbial Systems

A synergistic network of interdisciplinary VT microbiology researchers prepared to address multi-dimensional microbial systems science grand challenges as they relate to food, water, the environment, and public health.

Leadership Team

Advantages of the network:

  • Build collaboration
  • Catalyze new ideas
  • Increase visibility on campus
  • Strategize and develop large interdisciplinary grant proposals
  • Facilitate collaboration with industry
  • Improve graduate training in the field

Colleges associated with the network:

  • College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
  • College of Architecture and Urban Studies
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
  • College of Natural Resoures and Environment
  • College of Science
  • College of Veterinary Medicine

Leadership Team

Amy Pruden

Amy Pruden
(540) 231-3980

Ann Stevens

Ann Stevens
(540) 231-9378

Boris Vinatzer

Boris Vinatzer
(540) 231-2126

Mark Williams

Mark Williams
(540) 231-2547

2020 Mini-symposium flyer