Faculty

Corley_Ronald Ronald B. Corley, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of Microbiology
Director, National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories
620 Albany Street · 617-358-9177 · rbcorley@bu.edu

Immune responses; the innate-adaptive interface

Akiyama Hisashi Akiyama, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor of Microbiology
72 East Concord Street, R505 · 617-358-1773 · hakiyama@bu.edu

Molecular and cellular biology of HIV

anderson Deborah J. Anderson, Ph.D.

Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology and Microbiology
670 Albany Street, Suite 516 · 617-414-8482 · Deborah.Anderson@bmc.org

Mucosal immunology in genital tissues; mechanisms of HIV-1 transmission

Browning2 Jeffrey L. Browning, Ph.D.

Research Professor of Microbiology
72 East Concord Street, E520 · 617-638-4309 · browninj@bu.edu

Control of fibroblastoid stromal networks by the immune system

Cappione Jennifer Snyder-Cappione, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Microbiology
Director, Flow Cytometry Core Facility
650 Albany Street, X325 · 617-358-7733 · cappione@bu.edu

Immune cell exhaustion; iNKT cell differentiation; ex vivo cellular functional profiling

Colpitts_Tonya-2-5x3-5 Tonya Colpitts, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Microbiology
620 Albany Street · 617-358-9182 · tmcol@bu.edu

Virus/Flavivirus pathogenesis, virus-host-vector interactions, dengue, Zika, arbovirus, mosquito-human immune cross-talk, transmission-blocking vaccines

Connor John H. Connor, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Microbiology
620 Albany Street · 617-358-9155 · jhconnor@bu.edu

Virus/Host interaction; viral domination of protein synthesis; antiviral compounds, systems biology of viral hemorrhagic fever, novel approaches to virus detection

Hans-Dooms-2-224x300 Hans Dooms, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
72 East Concord Street, E519 · 617-414-2506 · hdooms@bu.edu

T cell dysfunction and regulation in autoimmune disease

Duprex Paul Duprex, Ph.D.

Professor of Microbiology
Director of Cell and Tissue Imaging,
National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories
620 Albany Street · 617-358-9154 · pduprex@bu.edu

Paramyxovirus pathogenesis, vaccine development and virus-cell interactions

Fearns Rachel Fearns, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Microbiology
620 Albany Street, 501T · 617-358-9287 · rfearns@bu.edu

Control of respiratory syncytial virus RNA synthesis

Feng Feng Feng, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor of Microbiology
700 Albany Street, W508C · 617-358-7676 · ffeng@bu.edu

Computational immunology; innate immunity; toll-like receptors and their transcriptional network

Galagan James Galagan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Microbiology
24 Cummington Mall, LSEB 1002 · 617-358-0695 · jgalag@bu.edu

Mycobacterium tuberculosis regulatory networks

Anthony Griffiths, Ph.D.,

Associate Professor of Microbiology
620 Albany Street, 503 · 617-358-2900 · ahgriff@bu.edu

Filovirus pathogenesis, animal model development, viral persistence and latency, advanced development of vaccines and therapeutics for high consequence pathogens

Gummuluru Suryaram Gummuluru, Ph.D.,

Associate Professor of Microbiology
72 East Concord Street, R512 · 617-358-1774 · rgummulu@bu.edu

HIV immune evasion mechanisms

Henderson Andrew J. Henderson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor Medicine and Microbiology
Assistant Dean, Division of Graduate Medical Sciences
650 Albany Street, X645 · 617-414-5240 · hender@bu.edu, andrew.henderson@bmc.org

Cellular signals that regulate HIV transcription and replication

Hyman Linda E. Hyman, Ph.D.

Professor of Microbiology
Associate Provost, Division of Graduate Medical Sciences
72 East Concord Street, L317 · 617-638-5320 · lhyman@bu.edu

The fungal response to simulated microgravity

Ingalls Robin Ingalls, M.D.

Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
650 Albany Street, X629 · 617-414-4778 · ringalls@bu.edu

Reproductive immunology and the pathogenesis of gonococcal and chlamydia infections

Kepler-T Thomas B. Kepler, Ph.D.

Professor and Vice-Chair of Microbiology
Director, Immunology Training Program
700 Albany Street, W508D · 617-358-5989 · tbkepler@bu.edu

Quantitative systems immunology; vaccine development

Kramnik Igor Kramnik, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
Director of the Aerobiology Core and Investigator,
National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories
620 Albany Street  · 617-358-9187 · ikramnik@bu.edu

Genes controlling host resistance and susceptibility to tuberculosis; biology of tuberculosis granulomas; mechanisms of macrophage activation and differentiation

Levin David E. Levin, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair of Molecular and Cell Biology, BUGSDM
Professor of Microbiology
72 East Concord Street, E430 · 617-414-1057 · delevin@bu.edu

Stress signaling and cell wall biogenesis in fungi

Mizgerd Joseph P. Mizgerd, D.Sc.

Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
Director, Pulmonary Center
72 East Concord Street, R-3 · 617-638-5201 · jmizgerd@bu.edu

Acute lower respiratory tract infection; cytokines; innate immunity; neutrophil recruitment and activation; pneumonia; transcriptional and post-transcriptional regulation of gene expression.

Mostoslavsky Gustavo Mostoslavsky, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
670 Albany Street, Room 209 · 617-638-6532 · gmostosl@bu.edu

Stem cell biology and gene therapy

Muhlberger Elke Mühlberger, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Microbiology
Director, Biomolecule Production Core,
National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories
620 Albany Street · 617-358-9153 · muehlber@bu.edu

Host response to filovirus infection; molecular mechanisms of filovirus replication and transcription

Oberhaus Stephanie M. Oberhaus, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Microbiology
Co-Course Director, Disease and Therapy (BUSM MS 220, 221, 223, 224, 225, 226)
Course Director, Dental Microbiology & Immunology (SDM MD 515, GMS OH 740)
72 East Concord Street, R508 · 617-358-1777 · oberhaus@bu.edu

Medical and Dental Education

Quinton Lee Quinton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine and Pathology
Associate Professor of Microbiology
72 East Concord Street, R205 · 617-638-6125 · lquinton@bu.edu

Mechanisms of pulmonary defense and tissue protection during pneumonia

Rifkin Ian R. Rifkin, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
650 Albany Street, X514 · 617-638-7325 · irifkin@bu.edu

Mechanisms responsible for the pathogenesis of systemic lupus erythematosus and lupus-associated atherosclerosis

Sagar Manish Sagar, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
650 Albany Street, X647 · 617-414-5239 · msagar@bu.edu

HIV transmission pathogenesis and role of antibodies in protecting against infection

Samuelson John C. Samuelson, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Molecular and Cell Biology, BUGSDM
Professor of Microbiology
72 East Concord Street, E425 · 617-414-1054 · jsamuels@bu.edu

Glycobiology, cell biology, pathogenesis, and evolution of parasites that cause diarrhea, dysentery, malaria, blindness, and/or birth defects

Viglianti2 Gregory A. Viglianti, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean, Graduate Medical Sciences
Associate Professor of Microbiology
72 East Concord Street, L317 · 617-358-1778 · 617-358-9543 · gviglian@bu.edu

Molecular biology of HIV-1; the role of virus-host cell interactions in pathogenesis

Wetzler Lee M. Wetzler, M.D.

Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
Director, Training Program in Inflammatory Disorders
650 Albany Street, X638 · 617-414-4394 · lwetzler@bu.edu

Vaccine development; microbial immunity and pathogenesis; effect of bacterial products on eukaryotic cells

Zamansky Glen B. Zamansky, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean for Premedical Studies,
Associate Professor of Microbiology
100 Bay State Road · 617-353-4866 · gzamansk@bu.edu

Assistant Dean, Pre-medical Studies

 

 

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