Monthly Archives: March 2022

Dr. Jan-Ulrik Dahl: Microbiology at Illinois State (1 of 2)

Welcome to STEAM Talk, a show where we explore the amazing world of academic research on campus at Illinois State University through conversation. This episode is the first half of our interview with professor if Microbiology and Principal Investigator of the Dahl Lab, Dr. Jan-Ulrik Dahl. In this episode, Dr. Dahl tells us all about how he ended up at Illinois State University all the way from Germany. We ask him about his early interest in science, what it’s like to run a research lab, and his involvement on campus. Listen to learn more about Dr. Jan Dahl and microbiology at Illinois State University!


The Dahl Lab at Illinois State:

The School of Biological Sciences at Illinois State: 

Article about Dr. Dahl’s recent grant:


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