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The Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology was created in 2003 by the College of Biology and Agriculture in 2003. Department chairmen included Alan R. Harker (2002-2005), Brent L. Nielsen (2005-2011), Laura C. Bridgewater (2011-2014), Richard A. Robison (2014-2020), and Joel Griffitts (2020- ).
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The Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology was created in 2003 by the College of Biology and Agriculture in 2003 in a reorganization of the earlier Department of Microbiology. Department chairmen included Alan R. Harker (2002-2005), Brent L. Nielsen (2005-2011), Laura C. Bridgewater (2011-2014), Richard A. Robison (2014-2020), and Joel Griffitts (2020- ).
  
 
==Description==
 
==Description==

Latest revision as of 09:08, 1 September 2022

The Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology was created in 2003 by the College of Biology and Agriculture in 2003 in a reorganization of the earlier Department of Microbiology. Department chairmen included Alan R. Harker (2002-2005), Brent L. Nielsen (2005-2011), Laura C. Bridgewater (2011-2014), Richard A. Robison (2014-2020), and Joel Griffitts (2020- ).

Description

Established: 2003

Location: Provo, Utah (2003- )

Functions

The Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology offered majors in clinical laboratory science, microbiology, and molecular biology. Minors included microbiology and molecular biology. Undergraduate courses included: clinical laboratory techniques, general microbiology, microbial genetics, microbial physiology, immunology, medical microbiology, virology, microbial ecology, hematology, immunohematology and coagulation theory, practical hematology, medical parasitology, pathophysiology and laboratory diagnosis in clinical chemistry, and concept application in laboratory medicine.

Assets and Administrative Structure

The department was administered by a department chair, under direction of the college dean. The department was associated with a number of colleges during its history, including the College of Biology and Agriculture (2003-2007) and the College of Life Sciences (2007-).

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. College of Biology and Agriculture (2003-2007)

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. College of Life Sciences (2007- )

Earlier unit: Brigham Young University. Dept. of Microbiology (2003)

Associated Archival Materials

Records, 1974-1984. (UA 1189 Box 11)

Sources

Brigham Young University Undergraduate Catalog, 2002-2003: p. 431 (Alan R. Harker (2002-2003))

Brigham Young University Undergraduate Catalog, 2006-2007: p. 265-267 (majors, minors, and courses offered) p. 412 (Brent L. Nielsen (2006-2007))

Brigham Young University Undergraduate Catalog, 2007-2008: p. 421 (Brent L. Nielsen (2007-2008))

YNEWS, Aug. 5, 2011 (Laura C. Bridgewater appointed dept. chair; Brent M. Nielsen had served as chair since 2005)

Brigham Young University Undergraduate Catalog, 2018-2019

Brigham Young University Microbiology and Molecular Biology website, via WWW, Sept. 1, 2022 (chairs, Richard A. Robison (2014-2020) and Joel Griffitts (2020- ))

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2009-00453

Creator: RSP