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Leadership | Co-directors

Kevin Edgar
Professor of Biomaterials and Bioprocessing
kjedgar@vt.edu
(540) 231-0674
Ann Stevens
Professor of Biological Sciences
ams@vt.edu
(540) 231-9378

Steering Committee

Thomas Ewing
Igor Sharakhob

Administrative

Thomas Ewing
Sarah Gouger
Coordinator, Center for Emerging, Zoonotic, and Arthropod-borne Pathogens (CeZAP)
sgouger@vt.edu

Affiliated Faculty

At the Center for Emerging, Zoonotic, and Arthropod-borne Pathogens is an interdisciplinary and growing network of more than 100 Virginia Tech faculty from seven of Virginia Tech’s Colleges:

  • College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Liberal Arts & Human Sciences
  • College of Natural Resources & Environment
  • College of Science
  • Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Antimicrobial Countermeasures (vaccine and drug)

Group leaders:
Paul Carlier
Mike Zhang

 

Ecology and Epidemiology

Group leaders:
Kathleen Alexander
Dana Hawley

 

Host-Pathogen Interactions

Group leaders:
Clayton Caswell
Stephen Melville

 

Zoonotic Diseases

Group leaders:
John Maurer
Patrick Pithua

Public Health and Clinical Microbiology

Group leaders:
Andrea Bertke
Thomas Kerkering

 

Computational Biology and Disease Modeling

Group leaders:
Stanca Ciupe
Leah Johnson

 

Environmental Microbiology

Group leaders:
Leigh-Anne Krometis
Amy Pruden

 

Human Dimension of Infectious Diseases

Group leaders:
Rebecca Hester

 

Immunology

Group leaders:
Coy Allen
Lijuan Yuan

 

Vector Biology and Vector-borne Diseases

Group leaders:
Michael Klemba
Igor Sharakhov

Fralin Life Sciences Institute
Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center (CRC)
Integrated Life Science Building (ILSB)
1981 Kraft Dr, Room 2036
Blacksburg, VA 24060

Kevin Edgar:
kjedgar@vt.edu
Office Phone: (540)-231-0674

Ann Stevens:
ams@vt.edu
Office Phone: (540)-231-9378
Lab Phone: (540)-231-2342
FAX: (540)-231-9307