Immunology

In the area of immunology, the research within the Department focuses on clinical, basic science, and translational research. The scientists engaged in this work are highly collaborative and include faculty from Departments within the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, and Public Health. Individual research programs reflect this faculty diversity, with topics including lymphocyte development and tolerance, lymphocyte function, autoimmune diseases, transplantation, innate immunity, and the immune response to bacteria and viruses.

Immunology

Wesley Burks, PhD

Professor
260 MacNider Building
CB# 7220
919-966-1505

Bruce Cairns, PhD

Professor
Department of Surgery
6109 Marsico Hall
CB#7290
919-966-8416

Stephen H. Clarke, PhD

Adjunct Professor

Edward J. Collins, PhD

Associate Professor
6106 Marsico Hall
CB#7290
919-966-6869
email

Gianpietro Dotti, MD

Professor
5203 Marsico Hall
CB# 7292
919-962-8279

Nilu Goonetilleke, PhD

Assistant Professor
120 Mason Farm Road
GMB Level 2 RM2017
CB#7042
919-962-3129

Ilona Jaspers, PhD

Associate Professor
Pesiartics Director, Curriculum Toxicology
528 Human Studies Facility
CB#7210
919-966-8657

Zhi Liu, PhD

Professor
Department of Dermatology
422 MEJ
CB#7287
919-966-0788

Silva Markovic-Plese, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
6109D Neurosci Res Bldg
CB#7125
919-966-5547
919-966-3701

Glenn Matsushima, PhD

Associate Professor
7109D Neuroscience Res Bldg
CB#7250
919-966-0408

Edward A. Miao, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
6105 Marsico Hall
CB#7290
919-966-6773

David Peden, PhD

Professor
Department of Pediatrics
554 Human Studies Facility
CB#7310
919-966-0768 - office
919-966-9863 - fax

Howard Reisner, PhD

Professor
Department of Pathology & Lab Medicine
815 Brinkhous-Bullitt
919-966-4265

Balfour Sartor, PhD

Distinguished Professor
Department of Medicine
7309 Biomolecular Bldg
CB#7032
919-966-0148

John L. Schmitz, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Pathology & Lab Medicine
1035 UNC Hospitals
919-966-8453

Jonathan (Jon) Serody, PhD

Distinguished Professor
Department of Medicine
22-044 LCCC
CB#7295
919-966-6975

Lishan Su, PhD

Professor
22-048 LCCC
CB#7295
919-966-6654

Maureen Su, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
4123 Thurston Building
CB#7248
919-966-0259

Teresa Tarrant, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
4109 Thurston-Bowles
CB#7280
919-966-0544

Jenny Ting, PhD

Distinguished Professor
22-004 LCCC
CB#7295
919-966-5538

Roland Tisch, PhD

Professor
6111 Marsico Hall
CB#7290
919-966-4766

Barbara Vilen, PhD

Associate Professor
6110 Marsico Hall
CB#7290
919-966-5436

Yisong Wan, PhD

Associate Professor
22-046 LCCC
CB#7295
919-966-9728

Jason Whitmire, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Genetics
5062 GMB
CB#7292
919-843-7081