Jose Bruno-Barcena

4554 Thomas Hall

Campus Box 7615
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695
919.513.1495 (office)

919.513.3834 (laboratory)
919.515.7867 (fax)

 Laboratory webpage

José M. Bruno-Bárcena
Associate Professor of Microbiology

Bioprocessing and Fermentation

Lactic acid bacteria; physiology, and genetics

Research Brief


Our Team



   Introduction of Applied Bioprocessing
MB 180

    Fundamentals of Microbial Cell Culture 
MB 320

    Fundamentals of Microbial Cell Bio-transformations
MB 420/520

    Microbial Biotechnology
MB 455/555

New publication:

Noar J, Loveless T, Navarro-Herrero JL, Olson JW, Bruno-Bárcena JM (2015) Aerobic hydrogen production via nitrogenase in Azotobacter vinelandii CA6. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015 Apr 24. pii: AEM.00679-15. [Epub ahead of print]

Summer Programs for High Schoolers:

Creating Awareness of Agriculture & Life Sciences Disciplines, Degree Programs & Discoveries Project (CAALS 3-D Project)

Summer Research Experience through an agreement between NCSU College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the North Carolin School of Science and Mathematics.  The CALS Office of Diversity and the CALS Diversity Council are providing leadership to the CAALS 3-D Project.  Ten students spent part of two days in the lab supervised by Microbiology Faculty member, Dr. Jose Bruno Barcena, and assisted by Drs. Sue Dagher and Matthew Evans.  See more pictures.