Understanding how viral and bacterial pathogens interact during co-infection of their avian and mammalian hosts

Research fields

  • Viral-bacterial co-infection dynamics
  • Host-pathogen interactions within 2D, 3D and in vivo biological systems
  • Transcriptomics and metabolomic in viral and bacterial infection models
  • Animal coinfection models and vaccine delivery


  • BSc Honours degree (H1 or H2a) or equivalent, BVSc, DVM, MSc or equivalent.


Email: Dr. Paola K. Vaz