Faculty & Staff


B. S. 1967 University of Texas-Austin
M.A. 1970 University of Texas-Austin
Ph.D. 1972 University of Texas-Austin


  • Dr. Kenneth Todar has been teaching undergraduate microbiology in the Department of Bacteriology since 1975. His main teaching interests are in microbial diversity, environmental microbiology and microbial interactions. He is also author of Todar's Online Textbook of Bacteriology.
  • CALS Jung Teaching Award
  • Wisconsin Power & Light Underkofler Excellence in Teaching Award
  • ASM Carski Distinguished Teaching Award
  • Member, UW Teaching Academy