Patience Fowoyo

Patience Fowoyo, PhD

Faculty - Full-Time
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Visiting Assistant Professor of Microbiology

I am a food and applied microbiologist involved in research concerned with pathogen detection, characterization, pathogenesis and antimicrobial resistance. Alongside this, I formulate functional foods with the aim of enhancing gut health. My experience encompasses instructing several microbiology courses catering to both undergraduate and graduate students.

  • BIO 303 - Immunology
  • BIO 307 - Microbiology
  • BIO 190 - Food Safety and Microbes
  • Virulence mechanisms and antibiotic resistance in Salmonella Typhimurium
  • Inhibitory potential of metabolites of marine bacteria against Salmonella Typhimurium
  • Development of functional foods