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Stefan Niewiesk, DVM, PhD Diplomate ECLAM
Professor and Chair
Department of Veterinary Biosciences

The Ohio State University
207 Goss Lab
1925 Coffey Rd.
Columbus, Ohio 43210
Ph: (614) 688-3605
Fx: (614) 292-6473

Professional Training and Experience

  • DVM, Veterinary School , Hannover , Germany
  • PhD The University of Würzburg, Germany
  • Diplomate, European College of Laboratory Animal Medicine
  • Habilitation, The University of Würzburg, Germany
  • Fachtierarzt für Versuchstierkunde, Germany
  • Fachtierarzt für Mikrobiologie, Germany

Research Interests

  • Pathogenesis of infection of the respiratory tract with human respiratory viruses
  • Vaccination in the presence of maternal antibodies and vaccination against respiratory syncytial virus
  • Development of antivirals
  • Animal model development (cotton rats and humanized mice as animal models for infectious diseases and cancer)