Faculty & Staff

Primary Faculty Members

David R Allred

David R Allred

Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4126
Daniel R Brown

Daniel R Brown

Associate Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4004
Mary B Brown

Mary B Brown

Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4029
Francy L Crosby

Francy L Crosby

Research Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4431
Roy Curtiss

Roy Curtiss

Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Sai Lata De

Sai Lata De

Research Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (813) 327-0839
Email: s.de@ufl.edu
Rhoel Dinglasan

Rhoel Dinglasan

Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-8448
Aria Eshraghi

Aria Eshraghi

Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4194
Ayalew Mergia

Ayalew Mergia

Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4139
Julie M Moore

Julie M Moore

Professor And Chair
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4111
Cuong Nguyen

Cuong Nguyen

Associate Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4180
David W Pascual

David W Pascual

Associate Dean For Research And Graduate Studies; Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4104
Bikash Sahay

Bikash Sahay

Research Associate Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4155
Kuttichantran Subramaniam

Kuttichantran Subramaniam

Research Associate Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 215-7278
Banikalyan Swain

Banikalyan Swain

Research Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4184
Apichai Tuanyok

Apichai Tuanyok

Associate Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-8269
Maria M Von Chamier

Maria M Von Chamier

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department: RE-ANIMAL CARE SERVICES
Phone: (352) 294-4090
Shifeng Wang

Shifeng Wang

Research Associate Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-8185
Lifeng Xiong

Lifeng Xiong

Adjunct Assistant Scientist
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-8290
Xinghong Yang

Xinghong Yang

Research Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4712
Liang Zhou

Liang Zhou M.D., Ph.D.

Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-8293

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Emeritus and Distinguished Faculty

Anthony F Barbet

Anthony F Barbet

Professor Emeritus
Department: College of Veterinary Medicine Dean's Office
Phone: (352) 294-4115
Michael V Bowie

Michael V Bowie

Assistant Dean and Clinical Assistant Professor
Department: College of Veterinary Medicine Dean's Office
Phone: (352) 294-8954
Claus D Buergelt

Claus D Buergelt

Professor Emeritus
Department: Department of Comparative, Diagnostic & Population Medicine
Phone: (352) 294-4157
Michael J Burridge

Michael J Burridge

Emeritus Prof
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4131
Charles H Courtney

Charles H Courtney

PROF/ASO DEAN
Department: Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Phone: (352) 294-4211
John B Dame

John B Dame

Emeritus Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4118
Email: damej@ufl.edu
Donald J Forrester

Donald J Forrester

Ctsy Prof Emeritus
Department: VM-DEAN' S OFFICE
Jack M Gaskin

Jack M Gaskin

EMERITUS ASO PROF
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 392-2239
E Paul J Gibbs

E Paul J Gibbs

Professor Emeritus
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 339-3650
Ted Hadfield

Ted Hadfield

ADJ PROF
Department: LS-GEOGRAPHY-GENERAL
Phone: (321) 474-3153
Christian Jobin

Christian Jobin Ph.D.

Professor Of Medicine; Principal Investigator
Department: MD-GASTROENTEROLOGY
Phone: (352) 294-5148
Paul A Klein

Paul A Klein

COM-Pathology, Emeritus Professor
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 331-8557
Traci M Krueger

Traci M Krueger

DVM MPH Program Advisor
Department: College of Public Health and Health Professions Dean's Office
Rob Mackay

Rob Mackay DVM

Professor Emeritus
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Pablo R Morales

Pablo R Morales

CO CLIN AST PROF
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
John T Neilson

John T Neilson

ADJ PROFESSOR
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 392-7141
Guy H Palmer

Guy H Palmer

Ctsy Ast Prof
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Ammon B Peck

Ammon B Peck

PROFESSOR
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4211
Email: peck@ufl.edu
Mobeen H Rathore

Mobeen H Rathore MD, CPE, FACPE, FIDSA, FAAP

Professor; Associate Chair, Department Of Pediatrics; Chief, Division Of Pediatric Infectious Diseases And Immunology; Director, UF Center For HIV/AIDS Research, Education And Service (UF CARES)
Department: Pediatrics – Jacksonville
Phone: (904) 244-3539
Carlos H Romero

Carlos H Romero

RESEARCH PROFESSOR
Department: Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Phone: (352) 294-4171
Matt Van Ert

Matt Van Ert

CO ASO PROF
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 273-7526
Lori D Wendland

Lori D Wendland

AST SCI
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4079

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Postdoctoral Associates, Residents, and Graduate Students

Luis A Alonso Palomares

Luis A Alonso Palomares

Postdoctoral Associate
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-8448
Pedro H De Oliveira Viadanna

Pedro H De Oliveira Viadanna

Postdoctoral Associate
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 273-5409
Email: pedro@ufl.edu
Jeff M Gruntmeir

Jeff M Gruntmeir

Postdoctoral Associate
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (405) 334-0018
Eric Y Helm

Eric Y Helm

Postdoctoral Associate
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-8289
Nimra Khalid

Nimra Khalid

Graduate Assistant – Teaching
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 328-2035
Pacharapong Khrongsee

Pacharapong Khrongsee

Ph.D. Candidate
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 214-5454
Mingzhi Li

Mingzhi Li

Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 328-8432
Vinicius P Lima

Vinicius P Lima

Ph.D. Candidate
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 317-9667
Nicole M Nazario-Maldonado

Nicole M Nazario-Maldonado

Ph.D. Candidate
Department: Molecular Genetics & Microbiology
Phone: (787) 376-6818
Yiran Shen

Yiran Shen

Graduate Assistant – Research
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4187
Pumin Sintara

Pumin Sintara

M.S. Student
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 283-2312
Na Sun

Na Sun

Ph.D. Student
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 214-0301
Austin C Surphlis

Austin C Surphlis

MS Student
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Mariah E Watson

Mariah E Watson

Student Assistant
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 273-9188

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Biological Scientists and Lab Managers

Alexandra M Burne

Alexandra M Burne

Biological Scientist II
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4071
Josee Gauthier

Josee Gauthier

Scientific Laboratory Manager
Department: MD-GASTROENTEROLOGY
Phone: (352) 294-5092
Di-Hua He

Di-Hua He

Senior Biological Scientist
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4128
Carol Hoffman

Carol Hoffman

Biological Scientist IV
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4165
Anna M Lundgren

Anna M Lundgren

Senior Biological Scientist
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4134
Dina L Michaels

Dina L Michaels

Biological Scientist III
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4069
Brittany N Russ

Brittany N Russ

Biological Scientist II
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4112
Email: bruss@ufl.edu
Alexandria K Voigt

Alexandria K Voigt

Biological Scientist II
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Soo-Young C Wanda

Soo-Young C Wanda

Biological Scientist III
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4083
Yuping Xiao

Yuping Xiao

Senior Biological Scientist
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4132
Charles A Yowell

Charles A Yowell

Senior Biological Scientist
Department: Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Phone: (352) 294-4178

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