Kyle MacLea

Kyle MacLea

University of New Hampshire

Kyle MacLea is associate professor of biological sciences and biotechnology at the University of New Hampshire. He is the program coordinator for undergraduate and graduate biosciences on the Manchester campus of UNH and teaches courses in microbiology and molecular biology.

His research work spans the microbial sciences from the genomics of bacteria, archaea, and bacteriophages to the molecular and cellular biology of prions in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. In science education, his focus is on educating the next generation of biologists and microbiologists, with a particular focus on teaching students to communicate their science with the general public.

He holds an A.B. in Biology from Cornell and a Ph.D. in Pharmacology/Toxicology from Dartmouth.