Virology/Microbiology

The Virology/Microbiology faculty study host range and cross-species transmission of viruses, virus evolution and emergence, as well as wildlife virology. Their research includes food safety issues and a variety of vector-borne diseases, including West Nile Virus, Chikungunya Virus Disease, and Zika Virus. Other research interests include comparative infectious disease, pathogen evolution, molecular diagnostics, and pathogen discovery.

Andrew B Allison

Andrew B Allison

Assistant Professor – Veterinary Virology
Phone: (352) 294-4127
Subhashinie Kariyawasam

Subhashinie Kariyawasam BVSc, PhD, DACVM, DACPV, DACVPM, DABMM

Chair, Department Of Comparative, Diagnostic, And Population Medicine; Professor, Microbiology
Phone: (352) 294-8794
Maureen T Long

Maureen T Long

Professor
Phone: (352) 294-8305
Jim Wellehan

Jim Wellehan

Associate Professor, Zoo Med
Phone: (352) 392-2235