Jackson S. Turner, PhD

Jackson S. Turner, PhD

Instructor, Pathology & Immunology


  • Immunobiology


  • BS: Biochemistry; University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK
  • PhD: Immunology; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI


Research Interests

  • Germinal center responses
  • Memory B cell and plasma cell differentiation
  • Humoral immune responses
  • Monoclonal antibody generation

Research Statement

Understanding the cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying B cell responses to vaccination and infection. Of particular interest is understanding durability of protective immunity and studying mechanisms of induction of broadly protective responses to rapidly evolving pathogens, such as influenza viruses.

DBBS Affiliation

  • Immunology