Diana Ortiz


Assistant Professor
Biology
Hoyt Science Resources Center
312
Campus Mailbox: 115
 (724) 946-7784


About Me


My research interests includes issues in infectious diseases and public health, particularly (but not limited to) mosquito/tick-borne pathogens, vector biology, disease ecology/epidemiology, and environmental health. Typically, my research involves both field and laboratory projects.

  • Ph.D., Environmental Health/Vector-borne Diseases, University of South Carolina 
  • M.S., Biology, Jackson State University 
  • B.S., Biology, Universidad del Turabo (Puerto Rico)

 Languages: English, Spanish