Graduate Studies
Dean of Graduate Studies
Affiliated Department or Office
Chemical Engineering
PhD Environmental Engineering Pennsylvania State University 2000
MS Environmental Engineering University of Arizona 1997
BS Chemical Engineering University of Rochester 1995
BS Environmental Science University of Rochester 1995
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Professor Camesano is the Dean of Graduate Studies. She is also a chemical engineering professor and director of the Camesano lab which is focused on understanding how bacteria adhere to surfaces. Bacterial adhesion and biofilm formation are at the core of a wide range of problems that visibly and in large scale affect society, from recurrent ear infections and dental plaque in individuals, to contamination with pathogens of drinking water supplies, food products or agricultural produce reaching the public.

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