Dwight Bowman, PhD

Dr. Dwight Bowman

Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Professor of Parasitology

Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
C4-119 Veterinary Medical Center
Ithaca, NY 14853

Office: 607-253-3406
Email: ddb3@cornell.edu

Research Interest

Soil transmitted parasites, parasites of wildlife, visceral larva migrans, host response to soil transmitted pathogens, detection of soil transmitted parasites.


PhD (Tulane University)

Biography/Professional Experience

Dr. Bowman is a Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and has been associated with the department since 1987 (previously an assistant professor, 1987-1993). He received the MS degree in Parasitology from Tulane University in 1976. He then received his PhD from Tulane University in 1983 studying Parasitology. He has held successive positions at Cornell University since 1987. He has obtained continuous funding (corporate and federal) throughout his career to study animal parasitology.