Faculty

  • bottaInstructor
    Areas of Interest
    Innate and adaptive immunity in lung disease and infection; cellular metabolism and oxidative stress in cancer, respiratory diseases, and parasitic diseases

  • brilesProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Pneumococcal virulence factors; mechanisms of action and use in vaccine

  • burrowsProfessor Emeritus
    Areas of Interest
    B lymphocyte development and function

  • chaplinProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Interplay between innate and adaptive immunity in asthmatic inflammation

  • deshpandeInstructor
    Protein structural biology and biochemistry, and study the role of cytokines in autoimmune disease

  • doklandProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Structural biology of viral assembly and bacterial pathogenicity

  • Photo Not AvailableAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Evaluating the Roles of B cells and Antibody in Pancreatic Cancer Progression

  • frolovProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Alphavirus genome replication and particle assembly

  • frolovaProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Virus-host interaction, virus replication

  • glasgowAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Gene therapy, adenovirus, vector targeting

  • grayAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Bacterial responses to oxidative stress

  • greenAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Viral transcription and replication, capsid structure

  • huAssociate Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Transcriptional regulation of adaptive immunity

  • jiangAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Polyomavirus-host interactions and mechanism of DNA virus replication

  • justementProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Elucidation of molecular mechanisms that control B cell class switching and terminal differentiation

  • kabarowskiAssociate Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Lipids and lipoprotein metabolism in chronic inflammatory disease

  • kearneyProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in the development of a diverse B cell repertoire

  • kingAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Development and maintenance of humoral immunity

  • klugProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Hematopoietic stem cell biology, acute leukemia, and pancreatic cancer

  • lefkowitzProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Microbial genomics and evolution; bioinformatics, and clinical informatics

  • leon ruizAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Dendritic cells in controlling Th2 polarization in allergy and immunity

  • lundProfessor and Chair
    Areas of Interest
    B lymphocytes in infection, allergy and autoimmune disease; regulation of inflammation, oxidative stress and metabolic fitness

  • luoProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Hepatitis viruses and flaviviruses

  • mesteckyProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Mucosal immunity, vaccines

  • michalekProfessor Emeritus
    Areas of Interest
    Immunological mechanisms involved in host/microbial interactions, and development of mucosal vaccines against infectious agents

  • Photo Not AvailableProfessor

  • niederweisProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Novel proteins in the outer membrane of mycobacteria: functions, structures, role in tuberculosis and applications

  • novakProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Pathogenesis and treatments of chronic diseases, infectious diseases, cancer; IgA nephropathy; mucosal immunology; biomarkers

  • orihuelaProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Host-pathogen interactions for development of invasive pneumococcal disease

  • preveligeProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Structural biology of viral assembly and infection

  • rosenbergAssociate Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Bioinformatics; B cell repertoire sequencing; data visualization

  • saadAssociate Professor
    Areas of Interest
    HIV-host interactions and Fas-mediated apoptosis

  • Jessica ScoffieldAssistant Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Polymicrobial interactions in pulmonary and oral infections

  • steynProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Mechanism of Mycobacterium tuberculosis virulence

  • thompsonAssociate Professor
    Areas of Interest
    Translation initiation and replication of RNA viruses

  • tseAssociate Professor
    Areas of Interest
    The role of oxidative stress on autoimmune Type 1 diabetes

  • turnboughProfessor Emeritus
    Areas of Interest
    Structure/function of the Bacillus anthracis exosporium; bacterial gene regulation

  • walterProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Structure, biochemistry, and function of cytokines involved in viral pathogenesis and autoimmunity

  • weinmannProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Molecular mechanisms that regulate T cell differentiation

  • yotherProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Streptococcus pneumoniae capsular polysaccharides, genetics, and pathogenesis

  • zajacProfessor
    Areas of Interest
    Anti-viral immunity; T cell responses; immunological memory

  • zumaquero martinezInstructor