Kearney Lab

Our lab designs guided modulatory peptides for targeted control of pests and pathogens without harming off-targets.  Click on the Read More button to learn more about our on-going projects. Click on Kearney Lab News to check out the latest updates and available positions.

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Postdoctoral Associate Position available

The Kearney Lab is seeking a postdoctoral associate to perform the research on the directed evolution of H. pylori virulence. Click on the button below to learn more about the available position.

Current Projects

If you are interested in a specific project, click on its picture in the list provided below.

Project Descriptions

Antimicrobial Peptide Project

Designing AMPs as Antibiotic Alternative

Mosquitocidal Nectar Project

Using Plants to Kill Mosquitoes


Designing Algorithms for Peptide Discovery


Antimicrobial Peptide Project

Mosquitocidal Nectar Project


Meet our team

At Baylor University, the Kearney Lab consists of both undergraduate and graduate students working on a variety of projects.  Click below to learn more about the people behind the research in our lab.

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