Virginia Rich

Virginia Rich

Virginia Rich

Associate Professor and Director, EMERGE Biology Integration Institute


916 Riffe Building

Areas of Expertise

  • Global Change Microbiology
  • Microbial Meta-omics
  • "Genes-to-Ecosystems" Inquiry


  • B.A. University of California at Berkeley, 1998
  • Ph.D. MIT and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute Joint Program, 2008
  • Postdoc, University of Arizona, 2008-2011