Research Assistant Professor
Phone: (785) 532-4408
Education: BS, Biology, Kansas State University, 2002-2006; PhD, Molecular Biology/Microbiology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2006-2011; Postdoc, Microbiologist, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Arthropod-Borne Animal Disease Research Unit, 2011-2015
Area of Research at Richt Lab: African swine fever virus and Rift Valley fever virus. Interests include the study of viral-host interactions in viral pathogenesis and immunity as well as diagnostics and vaccine development.