Faculty and Staff Biography

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Michel Cloutier

Associate Professor, Microbiology
Department of Basic Sciences


B.A. Biology from the University of Vermont, 1977

Ph.D. Microbiology from Syracuse University, 1984


Microbial physiology

Current Research

No longer engaged in research.

Current Courses, Activities, and Scholarly Interest

Microbiology, Nutrition for Pharmacists, Public Health Microbiology. Presently developing existing course, Fate of the Planet, for inclusion in the 7 seven year curriculum.

I enjoy adventure travel.

Vita Highlights

Post Doc at Virginia Tech from Jan. 1983 - June 1985.

Assistant Professor of Microbiology at the University of Tulsa from July 1985 - June 1990.

Joined the faculty at STLCOP in July 1990, Promoted to Associate Professor and selected as Outstanding Educator of the Year in 1994, granted tenure in 1995.


First generation US born of French Canadian parents and two older sisters. Raised in New Hampshire with large extended families on both sides. Enjoy spending time with family, travel to ancestral farms and exploring National Parks.