Allen School Faculty Profiles
The Allen School is home to dedicated faculty who often work in multiple departments. Since much of our work requires interdisciplinary resources, our faculty is committed to excellent communications and collaboration between departments. Our facilities also allows us to host visiting faculty from around the world.
Executive Director (WADDL)
Associate Director and Professor (Allen School)
Professor of Molecular Epidemiology.
Associate Director for Research and Graduate Education, Allen School.
Director, Immunology and Infectious Disease Graduate Program
FSI Molecular epidemiology, ecological and physiological basis for genetic structuring of microbial populations
Senior Data Scientist, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Research Professor, Paul Allen School for Global Animal Health
Associate Director & Regents Professor Emeritus
Deputy Country Director WSU - Global Health Program in Kenya
Regents Professor of Pathology and Infectious Diseases
The Jan and Jack Creighton Endowed Chair & Senior Director of Global Health
Affiliated & Adjunct Faculty
Mechanisms of persistence and virulence associated with the Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi
Professor and Rocky Crate-Wild Sheep Foundation Chair in Wild Sheep Disease Research
Epidemiology of zoonotic bacterial agents in domestic animal reservoirs
Professor and Diversity Coordinator, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Virus entry, herpes simplex virus, viral glycoproteins, membrane fusion, virus-cell interactions
Tick borne diseases: vector - pathogen interface and the interface between the pathogen and the mammalian host
Food and water-borne bacterial diseases; avian infectious diseases
Gabriel M. Shirima
DVM, MPVM, PhD, Food Safety Initiative Microbiologist, Field Disease Investigation Unit