Scientists & Staff


Phone: 510-450-7970


The Granoff Beernink Lab


Dan M. Granoff
Clorox Endowed Chair and Director
Center for Immunobiology and Vaccine Development

M.D. 1968, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
A.B. 1965, Biology, Johns Hopkins University

Phone: 510-450-7640
Email: Dan Granoff

Peter Beernink
Associate Scientist

Ph.D. 1995 Molecular Biology, Boston University
A.B. 1988, Genetics and Microbiology, Cornell University

Phone: 510-450-7970
Email: Peter Beernink



Johid Reza Malik
Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. 2012, Complement Biology, National Centre for Cell Science, University of Pune, India
M.S. 2006, Marine Biotechnology, Centre of Advanced Study, Annamalai University, Tamilnadu, India
B.S. 2004, Biotechnology, Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi, India

Phone: 510-428-3885 Ext. 7812    
Email: Johid Reza Malik


Emma Ispasanie
Postdoctoral Fellow

Ph.D. 2015, Vaccine Immunology, University of Birmingham U.K.
M.S. 2011, Infection and Immunity, University College London, U.K.
B.S. 2010, Infectious Diseases, The University of Edinburgh, U.K.

Phone: 510-428-3885 Ext. 7813    
Email: Emma Ispasanie

Staff Research Associates

K Sharkey

Kelsey Sharkey
Staff Research Associate II

M.P.H. 2014, Infectious Disease & Vaccinology, University of California, Berkeley
B.S. 2010, Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia

Phone: 510-450-7957
Email: Kelsey Sharkey


Vianca Vianzon
Staff Research Associate I

B.S. 2015, Chemical Biology
University of California, Berkeley

Phone: 510-428-3885 Ext. 7521    
Email: Vianca Vianzon

Howard Kim
Staff Research Associate I

B.A. 2017, Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley

Phone: 510-428-3885 Ext. 5080    
Email: Howard Kim

Claudia Portillo
Staff Research Associate I

B.A. 2015, Biochemistry
Vassar College

Phone: 510-428-3885 Ext. 7810    
Email: Claudia Portillo

Audrey Hollingsworth
Staff Research Associate I

B.S. 2015, Evolutionary Biology
California State University, Chico

Phone: 510-450-7954     
Email: Audrey Hollingsworth Rood

Administrative Support

Susan Camel
Senior Administrative Coordinator

M.S. 1987, Forest Biology
Colorado State University, Fort Collins
B.S. 1983, Plant and Soil Biology,
University of California, Berkeley

Phone: 510-450-7992
Email: Susan Camel


Revised: Tuesday, April 10, 2018 2:24 PM



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