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Thomas GillespieProfessor & ChairGlobal Health Institute Faculty Distinction Fund Awardee


  • BS, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • MS, University of Florida
  • PhD, University of Florida


Research in the Gillespie lab focuses on interactions among anthropogenic environmental change; biodiversity; and the ecology and emergence of pathogens of people, wildlife, and domestic animals. We take an integrative interdisciplinary approach in our active research projects in Africa and Latin America.