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Clayton C. Caswell, PhD

Associate Professor
  • Bacteriology
Clayton Caswell
Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
205 Duck Pond Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

PhD, Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology, 2008
West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV

BS, Biomedical Science and Entomology, 2004
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX

  • Roles of small regulatory RNAs in the biology of Brucella spp.
  • Mechanisms of interactions between bacteria and hosts
  • Common regulatory pathways in related bacteria

2019–present
Associate Professor

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

2013–2019
Assistant Professor

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

2009–2012
Postdoctoral Scholar

East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine
Greenville, NC

  • American Society for Microbiology
  • Entomological Society of America
  • Mäkelä-Cassell Travel Award for Early Career Scientists from the American Society for Microbiology and the Federation of European Microbiology Societies, 2013