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Stephen Zinder

Stephen Zinder


203 Wing Hall
(607) 255-2415

I study the diversity of microorganisms in nature and chemical transformations they carry out that affect the environment.

Research Focus

Transformations of chemicals by anaerobes

Teaching Focus

Microbial diversity

Awards and Honors

  • Divisional Lecture - Q Environmental Microbiology (2014) American Society for Microbiology General Meeting
  • First Night Plenary Speaker (2014) Dehalocon - Jena Germany
  • Honorary Degree (2014) Kenyon College
  • 2011 Cornell CALS Faculty Award for Basic Research (2011) Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Selected Publications

Journal Publications