Dylan M. Johnson
PhD in Microbiology and Immunology
MS in Microbiology and Immunology
MS in Biology
Research Focus: Vaccine and antiviral therapy development for emerging RNA viruses
Mentor: Thomas W. Geisbert
Research Statement: Dr. Johnson’s research interests are focused on vaccine and antiviral therapy development for emerging RNA viruses. Specifically, he is interested in probing the nature of the viral interface with host immunity for arenaviruses and filoviruses using reverse genetics and model systems.