Aaron Coby, Ph.D.

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Dean of College of Arts and Sciences

Professor, biology

Areas of Expertise

  • Microbiology
  • Microbial ecology
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Earth science


Ph.D., Indiana University
M.S.E.S., ibid
M.P.A., ibid
B.S., Saint Xavier University

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Areas of interest (professional / personal): 

Aaron's research interests include anaerobic microbial ecology, bioremediation, and metal-microbe interactions. When he's not teaching or in the lab, Aaron enjoys spending time with his family camping, hiking and bike riding. He also enjoys experimenting with single-celled fungi in fermentation experiments at home (results vary).

American Society for Microbiology.

American Society for Microbiology Conference for Undergraduate Education (ASMCUE).