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Department of Chemistry and Biology


Dr. Joe McPhee


Dr. Joseph B. McPhee

Associate Professor; Biology Chang school Co-ordinator

BSc (Hons), St. Francis Xavier University; PhD, University of British Columbia; PDF, Stony Brook University; PDF, McMaster University

Teaching Interests:

Medical microbiology, host-pathogen interactions, microbiome in health and disease.

Research Interests:

Two-component signal transduction, host-pathogen interactions, inflammatory bowel disease, host-defense peptide resistance.


Contact: Now recruiting undergraduate and graduate students – students interested in conducting research in my lab should contact me directly.

Office: KHE 326a   

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