Corien Bakermans, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Microbiology
Hawthorn Building, 204, 814-940-3313

Corien Bakermans, assistant professor of microbiology, earned her doctorate from Cornell University. Her research involves determining what adaptations microorganisms have evolved to live in low temperature environments like Arctic and Antarctic permafrost and how these adaptations are relevant to ecological success and ecosystem processes.

Cornell University PhD 2001
Worcester Polytechnic Institute BS 1994