Marisa L. Pedulla, PhD

Pedulla, Marisa L – PhD
Primary Institution:
Montana Technology University
Biological Sciences
Current SEPA Project

Dr. Pedulla received her B.S. in Chemistry with a bioscience option at the University of Pittsburgh with coursework including studies in French and Japanese. She received her Ph.D. in Biology at the University of Pittsburgh in the laboratory of Dr. Graham Hatfull. After a brief postdoctoral position at Washington State University, she ran the Phage Genomics facility at the Pittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute and helped to develop a phage discovery program with Dr. Graham Hatfull. She brought phage discovery to teachers and students across Montana beginning as an assistant professor of Biology at Montana Tech in 2005. Over 7,000 students have participated in her phage discovery program. She has been awarded several significant research grants, including recently an NIH SEPA grant in collaboration with entitled “Bringing Research Into the Classroom.”

Associated SEPA Project(s)