Training future leaders in molecular and cellular immunology.

Our objective is to guide and prepare students for cutting-edge research in immunology while providing broad training to equip students for diverse career paths.

Students learn to think independently while pursuing individual research interests in a uniquely diverse and flexible program.

More than 54 faculty members from the schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, and the College of Literature, Science and the Arts (LSA) provide graduate training in immunology by incorporating concepts of molecular biology, biochemistry, biophysics, cell biology and genetics into the curriculum.


January 15, 2021

Dr. Jane Deng wins VA Ann Arbor Medicine Service Kemp B. Cease Clinician of the Year Award

Dr. Kemp Bailey Cease was a medical oncologist and researcher at the University of Michigan and the VA Ann Arbor who dedicated much of his life to caring for Veterans with cancer. Dr. Cease died on July 28, 2019 at the age of 64. Throughout his career, patients, colleagues, and friends alike described Dr. Cease as caring and compassionate,