Who are we?

Project MICROBE was developed by a collaboration between Dr. Rachel Whitaker in the Department of Microbiology and Dr. Barbara Hug in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Project MICROBE is a part of Impact on Science Education, a group of science education projects at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Learn about similar projects and be the first to hear about upcoming opportunities for teacher education, free curriculum materials, and educational research findings at the Impact on Science Education website at http://impactscied.illinois.edu


Project MICROBE is funded collaboratively by National Science Foundation DEB:0816885 and Dimensions of Diversity to Dr. Rachel Whitaker and by the Office Of The Director, National Institutes of Health under Award Number  R25OD011144 to Project NEURON. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Science Foundation or National Institutes of Health.

For more information

For more information contact us at project.microbe@life.illinois.edu.