Life, Ocean, & General Sciences
Phone: (206) 592-4524
Lydia Garas is an Assistant Professor of Biology who completed a Ph.D. in Animal Biology at UC Davis, and M.S. in Biotechnology and M.A. in Teaching at UC Irvine. She has been an educator since 2009, with a passion for science education. Areas of specialization include comparative anatomy, microbiology, immunology, and diseases of the gastrointestinal tract including infection and inflammatory bowel disease. Previous research includes genetic engineering (GE), milk from GE goats, and swine medical models of human disease.