Name: Thomas B. Waltzek
Title: Assistant professor
College: Veterinary Medicine
Department: Infectious Diseases and Immunology
Curriculum vitae: PDF
Research Interests: Characterization of emerging aquatic animal viruses (EAAVs) using metagenomics; phylogenomics to study the biology, epidemiology and evolution of EAAVs; developement of diagnostic methodologies to track EAAVs; determining the role that international commerce of aquatic animals plays in the emergence of AAVs as it relates to global aquaculture and ecosystem health; aquatic animal zoonoses
Hobbies: Travel, Scuba diving, fishing, kayaking, tropical fish keeping, volleyball, hiking, mountain biking, snowboarding and racquetball


Contact information:
2055 Mowry Road
Gainesville, FL 32611
Department of Infectious Diseases and Pathology
College of Veterinary Medicine
Gainesville, FL 32610
Tel: (530) 574-2976