Hélène Marquis, DVM, PhD

Dr. Hélène Marquis

Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Professor Emerita of Microbiology

Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
C5 137 VMC
Ithaca, NY 14853

Email: hm72@cornell.edu

Research Interest

Dr. Marquis is interested in the pathogenesis of bacterial diseases affecting mammalian and aquatic animals.


DVM (University of Montreal)
PhD (Texas A&M University)

Biography/Professional Experience

Dr. Marquis is a professor emerita of Microbiology and Immunology. She received a doctorate degree in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Montréal in Canada and was awarded a Ph.D. in Veterinary Microbiology from Texas A&M University for her studies on the outer membrane proteins of Brucella spp. with Dr. Thomas Ficht. She was a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Daniel Portnoy at the University of Pennsylvania, working on the pathogenesis of Listeria monocytogenes. In 1997, she assumed a position of assistant professor in the Department of Microbiology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She moved to Cornell University in July 2001.


Professional/Academic Affiliations

  • American Society for Microbiology