University of Wisconsin–Madison
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences | School of Medicine and Public Health

Fungi

Faculty studying fungi

Ane, Jean-Michel

Professor

jeanmichel.ane@wisc.edu

608-262-6457

Bacteriology/Agronomy
Symbiotic associations between plants and microbes (bacteria and fungi)

Brow, David

Professor

dabrow@wisc.edu

608-262-1475

Biomolecular Chemistry
Molecular mechanisms of transcription termination and pre-mRNA splicing in yeast

Currie, Cameron

Professor

currie@bact.wisc.edu

608-265-8034

Bacteriology
Ecological and evolutionary genomics of symbiotic systems

Eide, David

Professor

eide@nutrisci.wisc.edu

608-263-1613

Nutritional Science
How cells and organisms survive and thrive under nutrient-deficient conditions

Fox, Catherine

Professor

cfox@wisc.edu

608-262-9370

Biomolecular Chemistry
Mechanisms required for genome duplication and stability in eukaryotic organisms

Gasch, Audrey

Professor

agasch@wisc.edu

608-265-0859

Genetics and Medical Genetics
Elucidating the role, regulation, and evolution of eukaryotic stress responses

Hittinger, Chris Todd

Associate Professor

cthittinger@wisc.edu

Genetics
Evolution of carbon-responsive gene networks, yeast biodiversity, industrial brewing and biofuel applications

Hoskins, Aaron

Assistant Professor

ahoskins@wisc.edu

608-890-3101

Biochemistry
RNA splicing, gene expression, fluorescence microscopy, RNA/protein complexes

Keller, Nancy

Professor

npkeller@wisc.edu

608-262-9795

Bacteriology and Medical Microbiology and Immunology
Exploring genetic regulation of virulence and natural product synthesis by fungi

Pepperell, Caitlin

Assistant Professor

cspepper@medicine.wisc.edu

608-262-6167

Medicine
Ecological and evolutionary interactions between humans and human pathogens

Roy, Sushmita

Assistant Professor

sroy@biostat.wisc.edu

608-316-4453

Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
Machine learning methods; the structure, function and evolution of regulatory networks; predictive models

Schwartz, David

Professor

dcschwartz@wisc.edu

608-265-0546

Chemistry and Genetics
Scalable discovery of human and cancer structural variation through invention and applications of single molecule systems

Wickens, Marvin

Professor

wickens@biochem.wisc.edu

608-262-8007

Biochemistry
The molecular basis of RNA control: how it is accomplished, integrated and evolves

Yu, Jae-hyuk

Professor

jyu1@wisc.edu

608-262-4696

Bacteriology and Genetics
Molecular genetics and genomics of spore formation and mycotoxin biosynthesis in filamentous fungi