Dr. Joan Cunnick

People
Professor
Professor-In-Chage of Microbiology Program
Member of Supervisory Committee

Dr. Cunnick's research is directed toward understanding how various aspects of stress, diet, neutraceuticals, or toxins can modulate the immune system. She is particularly interested in biological activators of natural killer cell activity and macrophages in stressed rats or mice, modulators of wound healing, and edible vaccines.

Area of Expertise: 
Immunology
Education: 
Ph.D., Kansas State University, 1987
B.A., McPherson Colloge, 1979
Contact
515-294-2070
384 Science I
Ames
Iowa
50011-