Andrew Holmes

Biocontainment Research Scientist
17 Godfrey Drive, Orono, ME 04473
Phone: 207.581.3827

Andrew is an expert in pathogen research and biocontainment. He has considerable knowledge on human, animal, and plant pathogens. Andrew works with Extension staff to perform research and manage biological containment facilities.


  • Ph.D., Microbiology and Immunology, Drexel University – College of Medicine, 2016
  • B.S., Biochemistry with minor concentrations in Microbiology and Forensic Science, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, 2008

Professional Organizations:

  • American Society for Microbiology
  • American Society for Virology
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science