Meet Our Faculty

Dirk Schnappinger

Dirk Schnappinger, Ph.D.

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Rm. BB-1104
Tel: (646) 962-6216
Fax: (646) 962-0573

Molecular Microbiology

Recent Publications

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Programs of Study

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News And Updates

An Immune Powerhouse: Dr. Carl Nathan on the Potential of Interferon-γ

Dr. Carl Nathan, chair of the department of microbiology and immunology and the R.A. Rees Pritchett Professor of Microbiology at Weill Cornell...

Structural Study Points the Way to Better Malaria Drugs

Structural insights into a potent antimalarial drug candidate’s interaction with the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum have paved the way for...


February 14, 2023 - 12:00pm

Supracellular Regulation of Symmetry Breaking in the Skin

Cell & Developmental Biology Lecture Series presents: Amy Shyer, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Laboratory of Morphogenesis Rockefeller University

February 8, 2021 - 12:00pm

Department Of Microbiology And Immunology Monthly Research In Progress Seminars

Sarah Schrader, MD/PhD
Candidate Nathan Lab
“Perturbation of arginine biosynthesis in mycobacteria elicits  tolerance, persistence, and MIC-shifted resistance to antibiotics with  other targets”

Tingting Li, PhD
Guo Lab
“Gut bacterial transamination impacts host amino acid homeostasis and physiology”

Please email Deidre McIntosh-Brown, for ZOOM details.

Meetings will occur from 12:00-1:00 pm on the 2nd Monday of each month from October 12, 2020-July 12, 2021 Via Zoom