Bio

  • Tracey Taylor, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor
    • Department: Pharmacology/Microbiology
    • Phone: 816-654-7636
    • Campus Office: SEP-427
    Member of faculty since: 2006
    Curriculum Vitae

    Education

    • Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology, University of Western Ontario, 2004
    • M.Sc. in Cellular, Molecular and Microbial Biology, University of Calgary, 2000
    • B.Sc. in Cellular, Molecular and Microbial Biology, University of Calgary, 1997

    Teaching Interests/Courses

    • Bacteriology
    • Microbiology Labs
    • Mycology

    Research Interests

    • Gastrointestinal Pathogens: Plesiomonas Shigelloides Virulence Factors
    • MRSA in the Homeless and Economically Disadvantaged Population
    • Microbiology Medical Education

    Grants/Funding

    • Investigation of the Effect of HIV Tat Protein Mutations on the Drug Efflux Pump P-glycoprotein in an Enterocyte/Lymphocyte Co-culture System, KCUMB Intramural Grant, 09/2010 - 12/2011

    Awards

    • Graduate Student Teaching Award, Nominated by students; University of Western Ontario, 05/2002

    Professional Affiliations

    • Vice President, 07/2013 - Present, American Society for Microbiology, Missouri branch

      http://www.asmbranches.org/brmo/MO_ASM.htm

    • Member, 01/1997 - Present, American Society for Microbiology

      http://www.asm.org/

    • Member, 01/2012 - Present, American Gastroenterological Association

      https://www.gastro.org/

    Community Service

    • Project Captain for Annual We-Care Community Service Day, 08/01/2009 - Present, KCUMB

    • Greater Kansas City Science Fair Recruiter, Mentor and Judge, 02/01/2007 - Present, Science Pioneers

    Outside Interests

    • Skiing
    • Outdoors

    Last updated on: 4/11/2014 9:43:00 AM