Investigators and Partners

Below is a list of the fish disease investigative group which includes Oregon State University Members and Affiliate Members from the greater northwest region of the United States.

Oregon State University Members

Jerri Bartholomew, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Director of J.L. Fryer Salmon Disease Laboratory, Department of Microbiology
e-mail:Jerri.Bartholomew at oregonstate.edu

Michael L. Kent, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Microbiology
e-mail:Michael.Kent at oregonstate.edu

Christopher Bayne, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Department of Zoology
e-mail:baynec at science.oregonstate.edu

Sascha Hallett, Ph.D.
Research Associate, Department of Microbiology
e-mail:halletts at science.oregonstate.edu

Jerry R. Heidel, D.V.M.,Ph.D.
Diplomate ACVP, AFS Fish Pathologist,
Director, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine
e-mail:jerry.heidel at oregonstate.edu

Richard Holt, Ph.D.
Retired Fish Pathologist, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife,
Assistant Professor - courtesy appointment/Senior Researcher Department of Microbiology
e-mail:holtr at onid.orst.edu

Robert E. Olson. Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor, OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center
e-mail:robert.olson at hmsc.orst.edu

Carl B. Schreck, Ph.D.
Professor and Leader, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
e-mail:Carl.Schreck at oregonstate.edu

Jan Spitsbergen, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology; Marine and Freshwater Biomedical Sciences Center
e-mail:spitsbej at onid.orst.edu

 

Affiliate Members (non-OSU faculty)

Thomas Chen
Molecular & Cell Biology, University of Connecticut
e-mail:Thomas.chen at UConn.edu

Craig Banner
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
e-mail:bannerc at onid.orst.edu

H. Mark Engelking, Ph.D.
e-mail:engelkih at onid.orst.edu

Kym C. Jacobson, Ph.D.
Zoologist, Estuarine and Ocean Ecology Program, Fish Ecology Division, Northwest Fishery Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service; NOAA/NMFS/NWFSC, Hatfield Marine Science Center
e-mail:Kym.Jacobson at noaa.gov