Faculty

VMP Faculty



Jeffrey Abbott

Jeffrey Abbott

Associate Professor; Associate chair for DVM education; Director - Diagnostic Challenge

Troy Bankhead

Troy Bankhead

Ass​ociate Professor

Lyme disease and relapsing fever Borrelia species; antigenic variation and persistence mechanisms

Santanu Bose

Santanu Bose

Professor

Inflammation and innate immunity; Influenza A virus and RSV pathogenesis

Kelly A. Brayton

Kelly A. Brayton

Chair of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology; Professor

Tick-borne pathogens: genomics, transmission biology and microbiome analyses

Claire Burbick

Claire Burbick

Bacteriology & Parasitology Section Head, Assistant Professor; Assistant Director, WADDL

Clinical microbiology diagnostics, investigation of novel pathogens, antimicrobial susceptibiliy

William C. Davis

William C. Davis

Professor

Analysis of the immune response to pathogens in veterinary species

Chrissy Eckstrand

Chrissy Eckstrand

Pathologist, Assistant Professor

anatomic pathology, infectious diseases of domestic animals, feline retrovirology, viral pathogenesis

Gary Haldorson

Gary Haldorson

Pathologist, Associate Professor

Teaching, diagnostic duties within the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory

Stephen A. Hines

Stephen A. Hines

Professor

The scholarship of teaching and learning; organizational change that supports innovative approaches to education.

Donald P. Knowles

Donald P. Knowles

Professor

Infectious Disease Biologist, current emphasis on Theileriosis in cattle and horses

Danielle D. Nelson

Danielle D. Nelson

Associate Professor, WADDL Necropsy Section Head

Infectious diseases of ruminants and fish

Anthony V. Nicola

Anthony V. Nicola

Professor

Virus entry, virus-cell interactions, herpesviruses, herpes simplex virus, membrane fusion

Jason Park

Jason Park

Research Assistant Professor

Intracellular pathogens; Host-pathogen interactions; Host range adaptations

Allan Pessier

Allan Pessier

Pathologist, Associate Professor

Aquatic, zoo animal and wildlife pathology

Josh Ramsay

Josh Ramsay

Pathologist; Associate Professor; Histo/Immunohisto Section Head

Diagnostic pathology, pathogen discovery, immunology, and infectious disease pathogenesis

Devendra H. Shah

Devendra H. Shah

Associate Professor; Engle Distinguished Professor of Infectious Diseases

Diagnostic pathology, pathogen discovery, immunology, and infectious disease pathogenesis

Dana K. Shaw

Dana K. Shaw

Assistant Professor

Tick-borne pathogens; innate immunity; vector competence; molecular microbiology

Kevin Snekvik

Kevin Snekvik

Director of Operations, Pathologist & Aquatic Health Section Head, Professor

Diagnostic pathology; diseases of fish and other aquatic animals; comparative immunology

Kyle R. Taylor

Kyle R. Taylor

Pathologist, Assistant Professor

Veterinary anatomic pathology, wildlife diseases, zoonoses, non-traditional models of human disease

Laura White

Laura White

Pathologist, Assistant Professor

Margaret A. Wild

Margaret A. Wild

Professor

Wildlife health; elk hoof disease; chronic wasting disease

Laura Williams

Laura Williams

Pathologist, Assistant Professor

Diagnostic pathology and parasitology


 

Emeritus Faculty


Thomas E. Besser
Wendy C. Brown
William J. Foreyt
Douglas P. Jasmer
David J. Prieur
Kathleen A. Potter
Subramaniam Srikumaran