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Prosper N. Boyaka, PhD
Professor and Interim Chair
Program Director, Host Defense and Microbial Biology Program, OSU Infectious Diseases Institute
Stanton Youngberg Professor in Veterinary Medicine

Department of Veterinary Biosciences

The Ohio State University
207 Goss Lab
1925 Coffey Road
Columbus, Ohio 43210

Phone: 
(614) 247-4671
Fax: 
(614) 292-6473

Professional Training and Experience

  • Master's, Biochemistry, University Dennis Diderot (Paris 7), Paris, France
  • PhD, Toxicology / Immuno-Toxicology, University Dennis Diderot (Paris 7), Paris, France
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology Vaccine Center, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Research Associate, Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology Vaccine Center, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Research Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, The University of Alabama at Birmingham (1999-2006)
  • Associate Professor, The Ohio State University (2006-2010)
  • Professor, The Ohio State University (2010-present)

Research Interests

  • Innate regulation of mucosal immune responses
  • Adjuvants and mucosal vaccines
  • Mucosal immunity and allergy
  • Microbiota¬†

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