Training in Microbiology & Molecular Pathogenesis spans six departments and encompasses two graduate programs.
Microbiology and Immunology website
The Microbiology and Immunology Department is one of six basic science teaching and research departments at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth (GSMD) and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC).
Two nationally and internationally recognized interdepartmental research programs, the GSMD Immunology Program and the Molecular Pathogenesis Program, are largely comprised of M/I faculty.
All Microbiology and Immunology faculty members participate in either the Molecular Pathogenesis or the GSMD Immunology Program and many participate in both. Graduate students and faculty are also affiliated with the Microbiology Graduate Program, which is part of the interdepartmental Molecular and Cellular Biology [MCB] graduate program.
Biochemistry and Cell Biologywebsite
The Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology has a Graduate Program and grants Ph.D. degrees, and is involved in teaching medical students and graduate students.
The Department strives for excellence in research and in education. There are more than 20 postdoctoral research associates/visiting scientists, more than 30 graduate students working toward their doctorate. Dartmouth College undergraduates actively participate in research in our labs, as they do in all research labs at Dartmouth. Please visit the graduate and postdoctoral program links for specific information about opportunities to study and work in the Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology.
Molecular and Systems Biology website
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth has nucleated a Department of Molecular and Systems Biology that is poised to exploit and contribute to the explosive growth in information and its application to solving problems in biological systems. The department is piloted by salient and similarly minded research faculty with expertise in genetics, physiology, cancer biology, neuroscience, and pharmacology.
The faculty and staff of the Department of Biological Sciences are committed to providing educational and research experiences of the highest quality for undergraduate and graduate students as a means of developing a deeper understanding of biology at the levels of molecules, cells, organisms and the environment.
The Department of Medicine at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center is committed to strive for excellence at all levels of its mission, including patient care, medical student and resident education, graduate student postdoctoral and fellowship training, service, and scholarly work. We have a long history of faculty members who are master clinicians, dedicated educators, and clinical investigators. We have a rich tradition of excellent interns and residents, and superb chief residents. In recent years we have also developed strengths in basic and translational research and have strengthened our collaborative interactions with colleagues in other Departments at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and throughout the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Dartmouth College, and the White River Junction VA Medical Center.
Department of Chemistry website
Dartmouth's chemistry department combines the personalized instruction and mentoring of a small college with the expertise of a research university. We teach core courses elected by many Dartmouth undergraduates, as well as an array of specialized advanced classes and research seminars. Undergraduate majors enjoy a selection of independent research opportunities. Our students go on to careers in chemistry, medicine, law, business, and more. We welcome prospective undergraduate majors and graduate students (Ph.D. candidates), as well as students just passing through to take classes in chemistry, the central science.