John Sullivan

John T Sullivan

Professor

Full-Time Faculty

(415) 422-5975 Harney Science Center 261

Biography

John Sullivan holds the Fletcher Jones Endowed Chair. He received his AB from Dartmouth College, and his MS and PhD from Lehigh University. Prof. Sullivan investigates the role of the molluscan immune system in responding to parasitic infection and foreign tissue transplants. He is specifically interested in the interaction between the schistosome parasite, a major cause of human disease, and the snail intermediate host.

Education
PhD, Lehigh University
MS, Lehigh University
BA, Dartmouth College
Research
The role of the molluscan immune system in responding to parasitic infection and foreign tissue transplants
Interaction between the schistosome parasite, a major cause of human disease, and the snail intermediate host