Jim Riley, PhD
Research Associate Professor of Microbiology
Dr. Riley graduated in 1989 from Vanderbilt University with a degree in Molecular Biology. His studies continued at Emory University, where he received a PhD in Genetics and Molecular Biology. From 1995-1999, Dr. Riley completed his Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research under the mentorship of Dr. Carl June. In 1999, he joined the University of Pennsylvania as is current in the Department of Microbiology. Riley is the receptient of Emory University Distinguished Alumuni Award and the The Lady Barbara Colyton Prize for Autoimmune Research
Dr. Riley’s interests include: Engineering T cells to treat HIV, T1D and cancer as well as the study human T cell biology.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6160
Office: (215) 573-6792
Fax: (215) 573-8590
Assistant: Chelsey Molineaux / firstname.lastname@example.org