D. Bowman serves as a Professor at the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and has been associated with the department since 1987 (previously an Assistant Professor,1987-1993). He received the M.S. degree in parasitology from Tulane University in 1976. He then received his Ph.D. degree 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. Dr. Bowman serves as a member of the following graduate fields: comparative biomedical sciences, microbiology, and zoology. His main research interests are soil-transmitted parasites, parasites of wildlife, visceral larva migrans, host response to soil transmitted pathogens, and detection of soil transmitted parasites.
Biography Updated on 21 December 2010