Dr. Michaela Gazdik Stofer

Faculty Member

Dr. Michaela Gazdik Stofer

Biography

I joined the Biology Department at UVU as an Associate Professor of Biology in August 2016 and became Biology Department chair in July 2020. Before that, I was an Assistant/Associate Professor of Molecular Biology at Ferrum College and a Research Scientist in the Division of Infectious Disease and Epidemiology at Intermountain Healthcare. My educational background includes a Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology from Rutgers University and a Masters and PhD in Biomedical Sciences from SUNY Albany. While in graduate school I also completed an NIH Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Disease training program.


Education

Ph D, State University of New York at Albany, 2007

Major: Biomedical Science

MS, State University of New York at Albany, 2004

Major: Biomedical Sciences

BS, Rutgers the State University of New Jersey, 2001

Major: Biotechnology

Teaching

BIOL 497R

Biology Colloquium, Fall 2021

MICR 2060

https://www.uvu.edu/otl/students/index.html , Fall 2021

BIOL 492R

Professional Development, Fall 2021

BIOL 489R

Student Research, Fall 2021

BIOL 489R

Student Research, Fall 2021

NURS 489R

Undergraduate Research in Nursing, Fall 2021

MICR 2060

Microbiology for Health Professions BB, Summer 2021

BIOL 489R

Student Research, Summer 2021

NURS 489R

Undergraduate Research in Nursing, Summer 2021

BIOL 497R

Biology Colloquium, Spring 2021

MICR 3200

Emerging and Re Emerging Diseases and Zoonoses, Spring 2021

BIOL 490R

Special Topics in Biology, Spring 2021

BIOL 489R

Student Research, Spring 2021

Awards

AdvanceHE Fellow

College of Science Faculty Excellence Award