Jameson Lab Graduate Student Alumni

Graduate Students

Adovi Akue, Ph.D.

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Program: MICaB
Defense Year:2011
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "Derivation, Maintenance and Functions of Virtual Memory Cells."

Current PositionPostdoctoral Fellow, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (Patrick Duffy lab, LMIV), Rockville, MD
Contact Info:  adovi.akue@nih.gov 

 

Mark Daniels, Ph.D.

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Program: MICaB
Defense Year:2002
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "CD8 Binding to MHC Class I is Influenced by T Cell Maturation and Glycosylation."

Current PositionAssociate Professor, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, University of Missouri School of Medicine
Contact Infodanielsma@missouri.edu 

Bart Endrizzi, M.D., Ph.D.

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Program: MICaB
Defense Year:2005
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "The Regulation and F of KLF-2 in T Cell Biology."

Current Position:Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, University of Minnesota and Dermatologist at Associated Skin Care Specialists, Minneapolis, MN 

Geoffrey Hart, Ph.D.

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Program: MICaB
Defense Year:2011
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "The Role of Krüppel-Like Factor 2 in B Cells."

Current PositionAssistant ProfessorDivision of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine, Dept of Medicine, University of Minnesota, MN
Contact Info: hart0792@umn.edu


Lisa D. Johnson, Ph.D.

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Program: MICaB
Defense Year:2010
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "Regulation of CD8+ Lymphopenia Induced Proliferation."

Current Position: Senior Scientist, Group Leader, Translational Research at Trillium Therapeutics Inc., Toronto, Canada


Charlly Chuan Kao, Ph.D.

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Program: MCDB&G
Defense Year: 2005
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "Regulation of Non-Cognate MHCI and CD8 Interactions During T-Cell Development and Differentiation."

Current PositionScientist II at Center for Applied Genomics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia


Chad Kieper, Ph.D.

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Program: Pathobiology
Defense Year:2000
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "Self-Peptide Recognition in Thymic Selection and Peripheral Survival."

Current Position: Field Medical Scientist, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN
Contact Infokiep0003@umn.edu 

June-Yong Lee, Ph.D.

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Program: MCDB&G
Defense Year: 2014
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "Immunologic Function of Virtual Memory CD8+ T cells & Role of KLF2 in Effector CD4+ T cell Lineage Commitment."

Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, The Kimmel Center for Biology and Medicine of the Skirball Institute and Howard Hughes Medical Institute (Dan Littman lab)
Contact Info: june-yong.lee@med.nyu.edu

 

Martin Prlic, Ph.D.

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Program: MICaB
Defense Year:2004
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "Regulation of Lymphocyte Homeostasis."

Current Position: Prlic LabAssistant Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
Contact Info:mprlic@fredhutch.org 


Michelle Lucido-Sandau, Ph.D.

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Program: MICaB
Defense Year:2007
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "The Role of Interleukin-15 in Lymphocyte Homeostasis."

Current PositionSenior Basic Research Scientist, AFB International, St. Louis, MO
Contact Info:  msandau@afbinternational.com 


Cara Skon Hegg, Ph.D.

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Program: MICaB
Defense Year:2013
Advisor: Stephen Jameson
Dissertation Title: "KLF2's Role in T Cell Trafficking and Retention in Lymphoid and Non-Lymphoid Tissues."

Current PositionResearch Scientist, Whiteside Institute for Clinical Research, Duluth, MN
Contact Info: cshegg@d.umn.edu