Who we are

Lab Photo 2022

Principal Investigator

Russell Vance

Russell Vance obtained his PhD in 2000 under the mentorship of David Raulet at the University of California, Berkeley.  He conducted postdoctoral studies in the laboratories of John Mekalanos and Bill Dietrich at Harvard Medical School. He was appointed Assistant Professor at UC Berkeley in 2006, and is currently a Professor and HHMI Investigator.

Email: rvance@berkeley.edu

Staff Research Associates


Postdoctoral Fellows


Graduate Students



Fitty Liu

Preethy Abraham

Ophelia Lee

Archive of Lab Photos — Click Here

Dearly Departed — Click Here