Faculty and Groups
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor
Professor, SOM, Department of Cell Biology
Research: salivary gland biology
Research: molecular basis of processes that relate to genome integrity using structural studies with X-ray crystallography.
Research: malaria parasite autophagy in liver.
Professor, JHMRI Deputy Director
Research: immune system and microbiology of Anopheles midgut.
Research: glycoproteomics of Plasmodium transmission through its anopheline mosquito vector.
Professor, Department of Biology
Research: malaria plasmepsin inhibitors.
Research: Anopheles mid-gut ookinete invasion.
Research: basic adenovirus biology and on the use of adenoviruses for malaria vaccines development.
Research: HIV and malaria vaccine research.
Research: mosquito olfactory function
Professor, Department of Epidemiology
Research: malaria transmission in the field.
Research: field entomology of Anopheles arabiensis.
Research: design and synthesis of new compounds for malaria drug development.
Assistant Professor, SOM, Department of Neuroscience
Research: sensory and neuronal function
Research: biophysical studies of malaria apicoplast and mitochondrial proteins.
Research: immunology of malaria in lung.
Research: malaria surveillance in Southern Africa.
Professor, SOM, Division of Clinical Pharmacology
Research: Molecular and clinical pharmacology of antimalaria drugs.
Research: sporozoites in skin and circumsporozoite protein.
Research: host-parasite interactions and vaccine development
Senior Research Associate
Research: mosquito field biology.
Research: sporozoite and liver stage biology that can be used to validate new drug targets and vaccine strategies.
Research: malaria diagnostics and therapeutics.
Senior Scientific Advisor, Malaria Institute at Macha / Macha Research Trust
Research: T cells against malaria in liver.