May 2, 2019
Igor Jouline, who holds the Rod Sharp Professorship in Microbiology at the College of Arts & Sciences at OSU, has received a $1.9 million grant from the Maximizing Investigators' Research Award (…
April 25, 2019
Arctic a previously unrecognized ‘cradle’ of viral biodiversity

By: Misti Crane

New research provides the most complete account to date of the viruses that impact the world’s oceans,…

March 18, 2019

Chad Rappleye, associate professor of microbiology, has received the university’s Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching, an annual award that recognizes up to 10 faculty members for their…

March 1, 2019

Michael Ibba, professor of microbiology and chair of the Department of Microbiology, has received the university’s Distinguished Scholar Award, which annually honors six faculty members who…

November 27, 2018
Five Ohio State faculty named AAAS Fellows

Written By: Jeff Grabmeier

Three faculty members in psychology are among five Ohio State University researchers elected this year as Fellows of the…

September 27, 2018
Study shows diagnostic test effective, easy to employ in Malawi

by: Misti Crane, Ohio State News


A low-cost, easy-to-replicate test for tuberculosis might help developing nations…

August 28, 2018

It’s best to view a topic as expansive and nuanced as HIV through multiple lenses.

The course HIV: From Microbiology to Macrohistory does just that.

The class is co-taught by Associate…

July 16, 2018

Genetic details could improve predictions, guide efforts to slow damage

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A new understanding of the microbes and viruses in the thawing permafrost in Sweden may help…

July 2, 2018


Congratulations to Katarzyna Danis-Wlodarczyk, Post Doctoral Researcher in the Sullivan and Wozniak labs, on being awarded the President's PostDoctoral Scholars Program Award!