Jiyoung Lee

Associate Professor

Public Health — Environmental microbiology, public health microbiology, water quality with a concentration on waterborne and foodborne pathogens, methods for fecal indicators and pathogens in water, health risks in beach water, pathogens through water and bioaerosol

Research Areas:
Main theme: Environmental Microbiology and Human Health
  • Cyanobacterial blooms and toxin ecology
  • Health risks of cyanotoxins
  • Water-food-climate nexus
  • Zoonotic transmission of enteric pathogens
  • Microbiome
  • Microbial source tracking
  • Wastewater reuse and public health risks
  • Antibiotic resistance transmission
  • Beneficial bacteria for sustainable agriculture
Recent ESGP Students:
1. Seungjun Lee, PhD
2. Tsung-Ta Hsu, PhD
3. Feng Zhang, PhD