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Center for Vaccines and Immunology

Meet our Team

Director

Ted Ross

Ted Ross

PhD
Professor, GRA Eminent Scholar of Infectious Disease
Director, Center for Vaccines and Immunology

Faculty

Donald Carter

Donald Carter

Assistant Research Scientist
Research Director, Center for Vaccine and Immunology

Eric T. Harvill

Eric T. Harvill

PhD
Professor
University of Georgia Athletic Association Professor of Medical Microbiology

Karen Norris

Karen Norris

PhD
Professor
GRA Eminent Scholar in Immunology and Translational Biomedicine

S. Mark Tompkins

S. Mark Tompkins

PhD
Professor

Donald Carter

Assistant Research Scientist
Research Director, Center for Vaccine and Immunology

Donald Harn

BA, MA, PhD
Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases
GRA Distinguished Investigator

Frederick D. Quinn

MS, PhD
Professor, Department Head
Athletic Association Professor of Infectious Diseases

Ted Ross

PhD
Professor, GRA Eminent Scholar of Infectious Disease
Director, Center for Vaccines and Immunology

M. Stephen Trent

PhD
Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases
UGA Foundation Distinguished Professor

Ralph A. Tripp

PhD
Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases
GRA Eminent Scholar, Georgia Research Alliance Chair of Animal Health Vaccine Development

Fikri Avci

PhD
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, UGA Center for Molecular Medicine
Complex Carbohydrate Research Center

Melinda Brindley

PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Population Health

José Cordero

MD, MPH
Department Head of of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UGA College of Public Health
Gordhan L. and Virginia B. "Jinx" Patel Distinguished Professor in Public Health

Harry Dickerson

BVSc, MS, PhD
Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Affairs

Donald Harn

BA, MA, PhD
Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases
GRA Distinguished Investigator

Biao He

PhD
Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases
GRA Distinguished Investigator and Fred C. Davison Distinguished University Chair in Veterinary Medicine

Jeff Hogan

PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Veterinary Biosciences & Diagnostic Imaging

Mark W. Jackwood

BS, MS, PhD
Department Head, Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center
The J.R. Glisson Professor of Avian Medicine

Kimberly Klonowski

PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Cellular Biology

Eric R. Lafontaine

BSc, PhD
Professor
Department of Infectious Diseases

Nancy Manley

PhD
Professor Chair, Developmental Biology Alliance
Director - Integrated Life Sciences Program

Julie M. Moore

PhD
Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases
Assistant Department Head and Curriculum Coordinator

Courtney Murdock

PhD
Assistant Professor
Odum School of Ecology

Daniel R. Perez

PhD
Professor, Department of Poultry Medicine
Georgia Research Alliance Distinguished Investigator, Caswell S Eidson Chair in Poultry Medicine

Frederick D. Quinn

MS, PhD
Professor, Department Head
Athletic Association Professor of Infectious Diseases

Christine Szymanski

PhD
Professor, Department of Microbiology
Complex Carbohydrate Research Center

Rick L. Tarleton

PhD
Distinguished Research Professor, Department of Cellular Biology
UGA Athletic Association Distinguished Professor

M. Stephen Trent PhD

Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases
UGA Foundation Distinguished Professor

Ralph A. Tripp

PhD
Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases
GRA Eminent Scholar, Georgia Research Alliance Chair of Animal Health Vaccine Development

Kali S. King

CVI Business Manager
Center for Vaccines and Immunology

Melissa Martinez

Administrative Specialist I
Center for Vaccines and Immunology

James D. Allen

Research Professional IV
Ross Lab
COBRA Project Leader

Anne-Gaelle Bebin-Blackwell

Research Professional IV
Ross Lab
CVI Antibody Core Manager

Michael A. Carlock

Research Professional III
Ross Lab

Laura Cuff

Laboratory Manager
Harvill Lab

Chris A. Darby

Research Professional IV
Tompkins Lab

Ying Huang

Research Professional
Ross Lab

John Ingram

Research Technician
Ross Lab

Scott K. Johnson

Research Professional IV
Ross Lab

Cheryl Jones

Research Professional II/HC
Tompkins Lab

Lauren Lacefield

Lab Animal Vet Tech II
Norris Lab

Tom Layman

Research Technician II
Ross Lab

Liyun (Maggie) Liu

Research Professional IV
Ross Lab

Jason Mulneix

CVI Research Staff
Center for Vaccines and Immunology

Brenda Noble

Research Professional
Norris Lab

Rebecca Tarantelli

Study Coordinator
UGA Non-Human Primate Center
Norris Lab

Shannon Wagner

Laboratory Technician
Harvill Lab

Maria T. Arévalo

Assistant Research Scientist
Ross Lab
Zika Project Manager

Donald Carter

Assistant Research Scientist
Research Director, Center for Vaccine and Immunology

Bodo Linz

Assistant Research Scientist
Harvill Lab

Viviana Cobos Jiménez

Post-Doctoral Research Associate
Norris Lab

Kalyan K. Dewan

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Harvill Lab

Monica Cartelle Gestal

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Harvill Lab

Greg A. Kirchenbaum

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ross Lab
ARI Project Leader

Constantinos Kyriakis DVM, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Tompkins Lab

Jasmina Luczo

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Tompkins Lab

Jennifer Mumaw

Veterinary Resident
Ross Lab

Simon Owino

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Ross Lab

Whitney Rabacal

Post-doctoral Research Associate
Norris Lab

Valerie Ryman

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Harvill Lab

Giuseppe A. Sautto

Post Doctoral Research Associate
Ross Lab

Finja Schweitzer

Post Doctoral Research Associate
Norris Lab

Illiassou Hamidou Soumana

Post Doctoral Research Associate
Harvill Lab

Dawn L. Taylor-Mulneix

Post Doctoral Research Associate
Harvill Lab

Chalise E. Carter

Graduate Student
Ross Lab
Microbiology Program

Longhuan Ma

Graduate Student
Harvill Lab

Ivette Nuñez

Graduate Student
Ross Lab
IDIS Graduate Program

Emily Rayens

Graduate Student
Norris Lab
IDIS Graduate Program

Beau Reneer

Graduate Student
Ross Lab
IDIS Graduate Program

Israel Rivera

Graduate Student
Harvill Lab
IDIS Graduate Program

Coralis Rodriguez-Garcia

Graduate Student
Harvill Lab
Microbiology Program

Thomas Rowe

Graduate Student
Ross Lab
CBS Graduate Program

Shelly J. Samet

Graduate Student
Tompkins Lab
CBS Graduate Program

Arnel S. Sicam

Graduate Student
Ross Lab
Master of Biomanufacturing and Bioprocessing Program

Amanda Skarlupka

Graduate Student
Harvill Lab
Microbiology Program

Naoko Uno

Graduate Student
Ross Lab
CBS Graduate Program

Nicole Williams

Graduate Student
Tompkins Lab
IDIS Graduate Program

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