Research in the department includes a diverse range of study, with examples including the study of glucose transporters in parasites and the interactions between herpes simplex virus and host cells. This research leads to publication in prestigious journals such as Nature and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. Labs in the department are funded primarily by the National Institutes of Health and other government organizations through a competitive grant process.


MMI Labs

Research opportunities in bacteriology, immunology, parasitology and virology.

Open positions

For an updated view of open job positions in the MMI department, go to the OHSU iRecruitment page and search for Molecular Microbiology and Immunology in the keywords search, or search by IRC number.

Recent postings

IRC78264 - Research Assistant 2

IRC77040 - Postdoctoral Scholar - Nice Lab

IRC76679 - Research Assistant 2

IRC60770 - Postdoctoral Scholar - Tafesse Lab

IRC62480 - Postdoctoral Scholar - Tafesse Lab