Marc K. Jenkins, Ph.D.

Marc K. Jenkins

 Brief Bio

Marc K. Jenkins is the Distinguished McKnight University Professor in the Department of Microbiology at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota and Director of the Center for Immunology at the University of Minnesota. He was ninety-seventh president of the American Association of Immunologists from 2013 to 2014 and served as an AAI Council member from 2008 to 2015.

 AAI Service History

Joined: 1988
President: 2013–2014
Vice President: 2012–2013
Councillor: 2008–2012

The Journal of Immunology
Associate Editor: 1990–1993
Education Committee: 1999–2002
Nominating Committee: 1999–2000, 2004–2005 (chair)
Program Committee: 2002–2005

Other Service
AAI Committee on the Status of Women Career Advisory Board: 2015–present

 President's Address

"The In Vivo Response of Naive CD4+ T Cells," Delivered May 2, 2014

The Journal of Immunology 193, no. 8 (2014): 3829-31.

 President's Message

"You Have the Power" July 18, 2013

AAI Newsletter (October, 2013) 3–4.

 Awards and Honors

  • AAI Meritorious Career Award, 2002
  • NIH NIAID Merit Award, 2008
  • Senior Investigator Award, University of Minnesota Medical School, 2011
  • AAI Excellence in Mentoring Award, 2018
  • Distinguished Fellow, AAI, 2019

 Institutional/Biographical Links

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