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Ariangela Kozik, PhD


Research Investigator

Dr. Kozik is a Research Investigator in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Michigan, where she studies microbial-immune relationships in adult asthma, with emphasis on asthma phenotype and biomarker discovery for treatment responses. Dr. Kozik’s broad interests include microbiome-immune interactions, integrative multi-omics, applied bioinformatics, and biopsychosocial frameworks to address health disparities. She is passionate about transforming systems to sustain future generations of research scientists and has worked on a number of initiatives to promote equity in STEM. Dr. Kozik is the Co-Founder and Vice President of the Black Microbiologists Association (Black In Microbiology), and a member of the Microbes and Social Equity Working Group.


Airway Host Microbiome Signatures of Asthma Treatment Responses

University Affiliation(s)


Community and Professional Affiliation(s)

American Society for Microbiology | American Thoracic Society

Research Area(s)

Genetics / Genomics / other OMICS


  • Funded by: KOZIK, Ariangela
  • Principal investigator of: Host Airway-Microbiome Signatures, Asthma Phenotype, and Treatment Response
  • Co-investigator of: Functional Microbiome-Immune Interactions in Chronic Asthma: Role in Clinical Outcomes and Treatment Response
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