Our Faculty

Full Faculty

Jay Nelson, Ph.D.
Director
Research interests: CMV, WNV, and HIV virology and pathobiology

Louis Picker, M.D.
Associate Director;
Research interests: Human and primate T cell biology, immunologic memory, and vaccine development

Nancy Haigwood, PhD
Director, Oregon National Primate Research Center
Research interests: HIV pathogenesis and immune control, with a focus on neutralizing antibodies in vaccines and mother-to-child transmission.

Klaus Früh, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
Research interests: HHV8 virology and pathobiology, functional genomics, host pathogen interaction: particularly viral Immune modulation
Works with the following viral families: Herpesviruses (cytomegalovirus, Kaposi’s sarcoma associated virus), Poxviruses (Cowpox, Monkeypox), Flaviviruses (West Nile Virus, Dengue Virus)

Michael Axthelm, DVM, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
Research interests:

Ashlee Moses, Ph.D.
Associate Scientist
Research interests: Viral pathogenesis; anti-viral defense; HHV8, HIV, WNV

Scott W. Wong, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
Research interests: Viral pathogenesis and therapeutic development

Victor DeFilippis Ph.D.
Assistant Scientist
Research interests: Activation and evasion of innate immune responses by viral pathogens


Dan Streblow, Ph.D.
Assistant Scientist
Research interests: CMV pathogenesis and transplantation

Patrizia Caposio, Ph.D.
Assistant Scientist
Research interests: CMV pathogenesis, vascular diseases, and angiogenesis

Haesun Park, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Research interests: Microbial pathogenesis and vaccine development.

Ilhem Messaoudi Ph.D.
Assistant Scientist
Research interests: Impact of age, menopause and nutrition on immune function and immune response to viral infection and vaccination

Jonah Sacha Ph.D.
Assistant Scientist
Research interests: T cell biology, Retroviruses, Vaccine development.

Janet L. Douglas Ph.D.
Assistant Scientist
Research interests: Mechanisms of enveloped virus egress and evasion of host innate immune restrictions


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