Professor Derry Roopenian, Ph.D.

Derry Roopenian, Ph.D.

Professor

Bar Harbor, ME

Conducts research to understand why the immune system causes autoimmune diseases and to devise methods to predict and treat them.

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Education and experience

Education

1972              
B.A. Zoology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

1984              
Ph.D. Pathobiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Experience

2000-Present          
Professor, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

2011-Present 
Professor, Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

2000-Present          
Adjunct Faculty, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology, and Molecular Biology, University of Maine, Orono, ME

2006-2007 
Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Bar Harbor BioTechnology, Inc., Trenton, ME

1990-1999               
Associate Professor, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

1985-1990               
Assistant Professor, The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

1985     
Research Fellow, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Department of Pediatric Oncology, Boston, MA

1984     
Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School, Department of Pathology, Boston, MA

1980-1983               
Research Assistant, University of Minnesota, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Minneapolis, MN