About Us

Image of MIC director, Douglas TaatjesMessage from the Director

The Microscopy Imaging Center (MIC) is a Larner College of Medicine Core facility providing microscopy-based services, training, and consultation to the greater University of Vermont and Vermont communities. We offer training in a variety of microscopy and labeling techniques in support of research, as well as diagnostic electron microscopy services for The University of Vermont Medical Center and affiliates. Our overarching mission is to provide state-of-the-art imaging instrumentation and protocol development to assist and enable cutting-edge microscopy research at the University of Vermont.

Douglas Taatjes, Ph.D

Director and Professor of Pathology

Location & Facilities

Our Burlington home is nestled between the shores of Lake Champlain and the vistas of the Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the United States. Learn more about living in Burlington.