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Joseph Heitman

Chair, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Duke Box 3546, Durham, NC 27710
322 Clin & Res Labs, Durham, NC 27710

Advising & Mentoring

Featured Alumni:

Post-doctoral Fellows and Senior Research Associates:

Graduate Students:

Rotating Graduate Students:

Sabbatical Visitors:

Visiting Graduate Students and Scholars

  • Himeshi Samarasinghe – Xu Lab – McMaster University
  • Emmanuel Nnandi
  • Vikas Yadav – JNCASR, Bangalore India
  • Goh Pei Zhen Joleen – Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore
  • Kyung-Tae Lee – Yonsei University, South Korea
  • Megan Truong – The University of Sydney, Australia
  • Jae-Hyung Jin – Yonsei University, South Korea
  • Carlos Perez Arques – University of Spain
  • Maribel Navarro – University of Spain
  • Jin Young Kim – Yonsei University
  • Cecilia Miccoli –  Università degli Studi del Molise


Laboratory Research Analysts:

  • Cristl Arndt
  • Sheri Frank
  • Marie Josee-Boily
  • Zareen Kapadia
  • Shelly Clancey


Medical Students:

Undergraduate Students:

High School Interns:

  • Maggie Price