​Carroll Laboratory

 Copyright 2020 © Ronan Carroll

​Carroll Laboratory

Department of Biological Sciences

Ohio University


March 2020

Congratulations to Raeven for receiving a Student Enhancement Award!

November 2019

Rachel and Rebecca were awarded Graduate Student Research Funds to support their projects! Congratulations!

October 2019

Gillian and Hailee were awarded Kopchick grants for their undergraduate research! Great job!

August 2019

We are officially an R01 funded lab! 

May 2019

The Carroll lab had three students graduate with their B.S.! Congratulations to Emily who is now a Fulbright Scholar in Germany, Andy who is in medical school at OU-HCOM, and Marcus who started his Ph.D. in the lab!

April 2019

Congratulations to Rebecca, Rachel, Gillian, Rich and Emily on publishing in Toxins! Available here: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6628628/pdf/toxins-11-00343.pdf 

March 2019

March has been an incredible month for Rebecca.  She received the Graduate Associate Outstanding Teaching Award, the 2019-20 Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship, and we just found out that her Student Enhancement Award (SEA) application was funded!  Congratulations Rebecca.

March 2019

Big news for the Carroll Lab!!!  Marcus Wittekind, an undergraduate in the lab, has accepted a position at OU in the Carroll Lab for graduate school.  Congratulations Marcus.  Looking forward to having you around for your Ph.D. research.

February 2019

​Congratulations to Rachel for publishing in mBio! Available now online:


November 2018

Congratulations to Raeven for being accepted to the MCB PhD program and Gillian and Emily for receiving Kopchick scholarships!

October 2018

Congratulations to Rebecca for publishing in Infection and Immunity! Available now online: https://iai.asm.org/content/86/11/e00379-18.long

Major props to Rachel for speaking at the International Conference on Gram-Positive Pathogens in Omaha, Nebraska!

April 2018

Congratulations to Rachel for receiving the Student Enhancement Award!

November 2017   
Congratulations to Andy, Caleb, and Marcus for their successful Presidents Undergraduate Research Fund (PURF) awards!

August 2017   
Congrats to Ronan for being selected to give a talk at the Gordon Research Conference!

April 2017          
Congrats to Caleb for his award-winning poster presentation at the Ohio Branch Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology!

November 2016
Congratulations to Nikki for receiving the Kopchick Scholarship!

October 2016
Journal of Bacteriology manuscript accepted! Available now online:


February 2016
mBio manuscript accepted! Available now online: