Members of the IHII


Members of the Institute for Human Infections & Immunity are University of Texas Medical Branch faculty actively engaged in the study of infectious diseases and immunity. View IHII faculty member profiles 

Faculty Membership in the IHII:

(1) UTMB faculty are members of the Institute if they are members of the Sealy Center for Vaccine Development, the Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases, or the Center for Tropical Diseases. Other UTMB faculty who have demonstrated research interests related to infection and immunity may establish membership in the IHII upon application by sending the following items and information to Marcela Rubio at

  • Your CV
  • A brief (50 words or less) statement of research interests
  • Keywords related to your research (optional)
  • A web link (URL) to your departmental profile page or to your lab website
  • A photo, preferably high resolution

(2) Scientists who are actively engaged in studies related to infection and immunity at other institutions, upon nomination by a member of the IHII and approval of the Executive Committee of the IHII.

 Download List of Current IHII Faculty Members

Associate Membership in the IHII:

(1) Pre-doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows working in the laboratories of members of the IHII are eligible for Associate Membership in the IHII. To ensure that the Institute is able to maintain an accurate list of associate members, IHII members should provide the IHII office with a list of their current laboratory students and postdoctoral fellows no later than August 15 of each year.

(2) Other pre-doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows employed at UTMB may apply for Associate Membership in the IHII by forwarding a letter to the IHII office indicating their reasons for desiring associate membership in the IHII, accompanied by a current CV.