Faculty

VMP Interim Chair



Douglas P. Jasmer

Douglas P. Jasmer

Interim Chair, Professor

Molecular and cellular parasitology; host-pathogen interactions; parasitic nematodes


VMP Faculty



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

Professor

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

Claire Burbick

Claire Burbick

Bacteriology & Parasitology Section Head, Clinical Assistant Professor

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, Clinical Assistant Professor

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

Gary Haldorson

Gary Haldorson

Clinical Associate Professor

Teaching, diagnostic duties within the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory

Stephen A. Hines

Stephen A. Hines

Associate Dean for Teaching & Learning; Professor

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

Douglas P. Jasmer

Douglas P. Jasmer

Interim Chair, Professor

Molecular and cellular parasitology; host-pathogen interactions; parasitic nematodes

Donald P. Knowles

Donald P. Knowles

Professor & Research Leader

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

Robert H. Mealey

Robert H. Mealey

Interim Dean College of Veterinary Medicine and Professor
Director, Animal Health Research Center

Immune control of viral and vector-borne apicomplexan parasitic infections

Danielle D. Nelson

Danielle D. Nelson

Clinical Associate Professor, WADDL Necropsy Section Head

Infectious diseases of ruminants and fish

Anthony V. Nicola

Anthony V. Nicola

Associate Professor

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

Roberta O’Connor

Roberta O’Connor

Associate Professor

Marine natural product drug discovery for parasitic diseases

Allan Pessier

Allan Pessier

Pathologist, Clinical Associate Professor

Aquatic, zoo animal and wildlife pathology

David J. Prieur

David J. Prieur

Professor

Genetic diseases of animals this especially those that are models for human genetic diseases

Josh Ramsay

Josh Ramsay

Pathologist, Assistant Professor

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

Devendra H. Shah

Devendra H. Shah

Associate Professor
Associate Chair (Teaching & Learning)

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

Dana Shaw

Dana Shaw

Assistant Professor

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

Kevin Snekvik

Kevin Snekvik

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

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

Kyle R. Taylor

Kyle R. Taylor

Pathologist, Clinical Assistant Professor

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

Laura White

Laura White

Pathologist

Margaret A. Wild

Margaret A. Wild

Professor

Wildlife health; elk hoof disease; chronic wasting disease


Clinical Instructors



Laura Williams

Laura Williams

Pathologist


Emeritus Faculty



Thomas E. Besser  
Wendy C Brown 
William J Foreyt 
Kathleen Ann Potter 
Subramaniam Srikumaran