Barbara Kreutzer

Barbara Kreutzer (no photo)

Professor Emerita

Academic Credentials

B.A., Biology, University of Virginia
M.S., Plant Pathology, Virginia Tech
Ph.D., Botany, University of Ohio


Dr. Barbara Kreutzer brings a wealth of teaching and undergraduate research experience to the Marymount community.  She has been in the Biology and Physical Science faculty since 2007. She leads several research projects at Marymount University and coordinates an on-campus environmental project which serves regional as well as academic interests.  Her research lab focuses on investigations into the molecular basis of a symbiotic association between plants and fungi and also on various environmental projects.  She has presented and mentored numerous award-winning undergraduate presentations at national, state, and regional conferences.   

Other Information

Teaching Area

  • General Biology II for majors
  • Plant Biology (Botany)
  • Writing for Science
  • Cell Biology
  • Advanced Lab Research Methods

Research Interests

  • Environmental remediation through biological processes
  • Plant – fungus symbiotic associations




Phone: 540-421-7369