UNC Professor Elected to American Academy of Microbiology Board

Peter H. Gilligan, Ph.D., a professor in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, was elected to the Board of Governors of the American Academy of Microbiology...

Tuesday, March 10, 2009 — Peter H. Gilligan, Ph.D., a professor in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, was elected to the Board of Governors of the American Academy of Microbiology.

In addition, to serving on the board, Gilligan will serve as the dean of the American College of Microbiology. The college oversees the society’s certification and accreditation programs.