William Soto

Assistant Professor of Biology

Background
William Soto, Assistant Professor of Biology, earned his Ph.D. in biology at New Mexico State University. He was an NSF BEACON Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow at Michigan State University from 2014-16. He was also an HHMI Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Minnesota University, Twin Cities from 2012-14. His research interests include microbial ecology, microbial evolution, and host-microbe interactions. Possible courses include microbiology, microbial ecology/environmental microbiology, microbial physiology, and biology of bioluminescence (journal club).