Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology & Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine - Director, Bioinformatics and Microbial Ecology, Texas Children's Microbiome CenterBiography
Dr. Hollister is a microbial ecologist and bioinformaticist. She is interested in quantifying and characterizing microbial communities from a wide variety of environments, including the human body. Utilizing high throughput, next-generation DNA and RNA sequence approaches, her research seeks to improve our understanding of microbial communities, their distribution across time and space, the ways in which they function, and their influence at broader scales. Dr. Hollister currently serves as the Director of Microbial Ecology and Bioinformatics for the Texas Children's Microbiome Center.