Eoin Brodie is a Staff Scientist in the Ecology Department of Berkeley Lab's Earth Sciences Division (ESD). Dr. Brodie also serves as the Program Area Lead for Environmental and Biological Systems Sciences and as a Program Lead for Ecosystems Biology within ESD. At the University of California, Berkeley, Dr. Brodie is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management. He obtained his Ph.D. from University College Dublin in Ireland and joined LBNL following postdoctoral research at UC Berkeley.
He serves on the Editorial Board of Microbiome, on the Academic Editorial Board of Peer J and is an Associate Editor for Frontiers in Terrestrial Microbiology. For his role in development of the Berkeley Lab PhyloChip with Gary Andersen, Todd DeSantis and Yvette Piceno, in 2008 he was awarded an R&D100 award in addition to a Wall St Journal Technology Innovation award. He is a member of the American Society for Microbiology, American Geophysical Union, International Society for Microbial Ecology and the International Society for Subsurface Microbiology.