Faculty and Research

Joseph Heitman, MD, PhD
James B. Duke Professor and Chair
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Director, Center for Microbial Pathogenesis
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Duke University: A View from Research Drive

This article presents an inside look at a Cryptococcus neoformans lab at Duke University. Members of the Heitman lab know what it means to be dedicated to their work. Read more >

Post-Doctoral Fellow Positions

The Heitman lab at Duke University is seeking Post-doctoral Fellow applicants. Read more >

Lab members:

Gloria AdedoyinGloria Adedoyin
Undergraduate Student

Nishka MittalNishka Mittal
Undergraduate Student

Anna FloydAnna Averette
Lab Research Analyst II

Melissa PalmerMelissa Palmer
Administrative Coordinator

Yong Sun BahnYong Sun Bahn
Visiting Associate Professor

Heesoo ParkHeesoo Park
Post-Doctoral Fellow

Blake BillmyreBlake Billmyre
Graduate Student
Vikram PonnusamyVikram Ponnusamy
Undergraduate Student
Eve ChowEve Chow
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Kevin RoachKevin Roach
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Shelly ClanceyShelly Clancey
Research Technician II
Nachi Nachi Shamaprasad
Undergraduate Student
Ci FuCi Fu
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Deborah SpringerDeborah Springer
Post-Doctoral Fellow

Joseph HeitmanJoseph Heitman
James B. Duke Professor

Sheng SunSheng Sun
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Taeyup KimTaeyup Kim
Undergraduate Student
Torin ThielhelmTorin Thielhelm
Undergraduate Student

Soo Chan LeeSoo Chan Lee
Post-Doctoral Fellow

Silvia CaloSilvia Calo Varela
Post-Doctoral Fellow

Virginia LehrmanVirginia Lehman Undergraduate Student

June ZhangJune Zhang
Undergraduate Student