Primary Faculty and Labs

The Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology has a diverse group of people that make up our labs, with primary faculty, joint faculty, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and researchers. Our faculty are active in the scientific community and within OHSU, serving on National Institutes of Health study sections, as editors for prestigious journals and as members on university committees and councils.

Alejandro Aballay, Ph.D.

Alejandro Aballay, Ph.D.
William A. Whitsell Professor and Chair
RJH 6502B
503 494-2433
Email Prof. Aballay
Aballay Lab

Bahareh Ajami, Ph.D.

Bahareh Ajami, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
RJH 6582
503 494-6826
Email Professor Ajami
Ajami Lab

Eric Barklis, Ph.D.
Cynthia Gregory, Ph.D.

Cynthia Gregory, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
Center for Regenerative Medicine
503 418-0205
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Research

Ann Hill, Ph.D.

Ann Hill, Ph.D. 
Professor
RJH 6596
503 494-0763
Email Prof. Hill
Hill Lab

David Johnson, Ph.D.
Scott Landfear, Ph.D. 
Evan Lind, Ph.D.

Evan Lind, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
RJH 6395A
503 494-1347
Email Prof. Lind
Lind Lab

William Messer, M.D., Ph.D.

William Messer, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, MMI and ID
RJH 6588
503 494-2185
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Messer Lab

Tim Nice, Ph.D. 

Tim Nice, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor
RJH 6393
503 418-1984
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Nice Lab

Jeff Nolz, Ph.D.

Jeff Nolz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
RJH 6516
503 494-1356
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Nolz Lab

Jonathan Pruneda, Ph.D.

Jonathan Pruneda, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
RJH 6598
503 494-8102
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Pruneda Lab

Georgiana Purdy, Ph.D.

Georgiana Purdy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
RJH 6367
503 346-0767
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Purdy Lab

Isabella Rauch, Ph.D.

Isabella Rauch, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
RJH 6592
503 498-0297
Email Prof. Rauch
Rauch Lab

Mike Riscoe, Ph.D.

Mike Riscoe, Ph.D.
Professor
Portland VAMC, RD-33
503 721-7885
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Riscoe Lab

Holly Rosenzweig, Ph.D.

Holly Rosenzweig, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
VAMC building 103, E-221A
503 220-8262, ext. 52256
Email Prof. Rosenzweig
Rosenzweig Lab

Mary Stenzel-Poore, Ph.D.

Mary Stenzel-Poore, Ph.D.
Chief of Research Operations, KCI
Professor
503 494-2423
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Stenzel-Poore Lab

Fikadu Tafesse, Ph.D.

Fikadu Tafesse, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
RJH 6598
503 494-2635
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Tafesse Lab 

Zheng Xia, Ph.D.

Zheng Xia, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
RJH 4522
281 386-3422
Email Prof. Xia
Xia Lab