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Craig Schindewolf, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests: : host-pathogen interactions, therapeutic applications of viral vectors, coronavirus biology, tropical diseases


Hometown: Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

Education: Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology, University of Texas Medical Branch.  MS in Applied Mathematics, New Jersey Institute of Technology.  BA in Molecular Biology, Princeton University.


  • Emerging and Tropical Infectious Diseases T32 Training Program, Trainee (2021 – 2022. NIH project number: 5T32AI007526-20. Director: Lynn Soong, MD)
  • University of Texas Medical Branch, Microbiology and Immunology Department, Mardelle Susman Writing Award (2022)
  • University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute for Human Infections & Immunity COVID-19 Pilot Grant (2021)
  • American Society of Microbiology, Texas Branch: Fall Meeting Graduate Student Poster Presentation, First Place – Virus and Computational Microbiology Category (2021)
  • American Society for Virology Student Registration Award (2021)

Interests Outside Lab: sports, birding, boardgames, cooking