Faculty | Department Name | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Science

Campus Lake

Emeritus Faculty

Laurie Achenbach

Professor, Emerita

Research Specialities: Microbial Genetics, Bioremediation, and Microbial Diversity.              ...read full profile >>

David Clark

Professor, Emeritus

David Clark

Life Science III 1010
Phone: 618-453-3737
Fax: 618-453-8036
E‑mail clark@micro.siu.edu

Education: BA(hons), 1973, Christ's College, Cambridge; PhD, 1977, University of Bristol (England) Publications: Recent Books Clark, D.P. 2010. Germs, Genes, and Civilization: How Epidemics Shaped Who We Are Today. Financial Times Press/Pearson Madigan, M.T., Martinko, J.M., Stahl, D.A. ...read full profile >>

Douglas Fix

Associate Professor, Emeritus

Douglas Fix

E‑mail: fix@micro.siu.edu

Research Specialities: Molecular Mutagenesis and DNA Repair.  Education: PhD, 1983, Indiana University School of Medicine Publications: Articles in Professional Journals Fix, D., Canugovi, C. and Bhagwat, A.S. 2008. Transcription Increases Methylmethane Sulfonate-Induced Mutations ...read full profile >>

John Haddock

Associate Professor, Emeritus

Research Specialities: Microbial physiology – Biodegradation of organic pollutants; Food safety – Control of food-borne pathogens. Useful organic compounds include those for fuel, protection of agricultural crops, preservation, solvents and munitions. Large amounts are released ...read full profile >>

Michael Madigan

Professor and Distinguished Scholar, Emeritus

Michael Madigan

Life Science II 187
Phone: 618-453-5130
Fax: 618-453-8036
E‑mail: madigan@micro.siu.edu

Education: PhD, 1976, University of Wisconsin Research Interests: Bacterial Diversity The main research theme in my laboratory is the isolation and characterization of new anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria from extreme environments, in particular thermal, permanently cold, or extremely alkaline and hypersaline ...read full profile >>

John Martinko

Associate Professor and Distinguished Teacher, Emeritus

Education: PhD, 1978, State University of New York at Buffalo Research Interests: Immunology The specific or adaptive immune response to intracellular pathogens (viruses, intracellular bacteria) and tumors starts with predictable events that target dangerous proteins for recognition and removal. In the ...read full profile >>