Meet the Team


Our team will comprise a diverse group of dedicated scientists with a common goal of studying the intricate world of small regulatory proteins in bacteria.

Dr. Burton will take rotation students starting February 2025. 

Meet the Team

Dr. Aisha Burton

Provost New Faculty Fellow & Assistant Research Professor of Microbiology

Email: aisha.burton(at)

Education and Training

Postdoctoral Fellow with Dr. Gisela Storz at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.

Ph.D. in Microbiology from Indiana University under the tutelage of Dr. Daniel Kearns

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