Taeok Bae, PhD
Associate Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, IU School of Medicine-Northwest-Gary
1988 B.S. in Microbiology, Seoul National University, S. Korea. Honors
2001 Ph.D. in Microbiology, Dr. Gary Dunny lab. Univ. of Minnesota
II. Research and Professional Experience
1988 – 1995 Research Scientist (1988 – 1993), Senior Scientist (1994 – 1995)
LG Chemical Ltd / Research Park, Science Town, Daejeon, Korea
2001 - 2006 Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Olaf Schneewind lab. Univ. of Chicago
2006 - 2012 Assistant Professor. Department of Microbiology and Immunology,
Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest.
2012- present Associate Professor. Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Indiana University School of Medicine-Northwest
Bacteria-Host interaction during infection process. Molecular mechanism of transcription regulation by two component systems. Identifying virulence genes by high-throughput screening methods. Development of anti-infective drugs by targeting bacterial signaling systems.
2013 - present Science Camp for 6th - 10th grade students