Philip J. Kranzusch, Ph.D.

Professor of Microbiology 

Department of Cancer Immunology & Virology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Department of Microbiology 
Harvard Medical School
philip_kranzusch [at]
CV (Link)
Postdocs and students interested in joining our team
please see below

Sadie Antine

Graduate Student
sadieantine [at]

Sam Fernandez

Postdoctoral Fellow
samantha_fernandez [at]

Alex Johnson

LSRF Postdoctoral Fellow
alexanderg_johnson [at]

Ady Ragucci

Graduate Student
aragucci [at]

Hunter Toyoda

Research Technician
hunterc_toyoda [at]

Renee Chang

Landry Foundation Graduate Student
reneechang [at]

Aidan Hill

Research Technician
aidanb_hill [at]

Yao Li

PICI Postdoctoral Fellow
yao_li [at]

Desmond Richmond-Buccola

Postdoctoral Fellow
drichmondbuccola [at]

Doug Wassarman

HHWF Postdoctoral Fellow
douglasr_wassarman [at]

Max Fels

BW Postdoctoral Fellow (Joint w/Lee Lab)
jensm_fels [at]

Sam Hobbs

CRI Postdoctoral Fellow
samuelhobbs1 [at]

Sarah Mooney

Research Technician
sarah_mooney [at]

Joel Tan

Graduate Student
joeltan [at]

Sonomi Yamaguchi

JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow
sonomi_yamaguchi [at]

Current Graduate Rotation Students


The Kranzusch Lab is actively seeking researchers with excitement for biochemistry and immunology.

• Students should apply to the graduate programs at Harvard Medical School. Current graduate students please contact directly about a rotation.
• Prospective postdocs with a strong record of publication and training in biochemistry, immunology, or virology please e-mail:
CV, coverletter explaining your interest in our research, and contact information for three references.

Lab Photos:

Kranzusch Lab Alumni

Allen Lu (2021 – 2023)
Kailey Slavik (2019 – 2023)
Benjamin Morehouse (2017 – 2022)
Nora McNamara-Bordewick (2020 – 2022)
Brianna Duncan-Lowey (2018 – 2021)
Apurva Govande (2017 – 2021)
Wen Zhou (2017 – 2021)
Kacie McCarty (2018 – 2020)
Hsiao-Yun Chen (2018 – 2020)
James Eaglesham (2017 – 2020)
Aaron Whiteley (2016 – 2019)
Carina de Oliveira Mann (2016 – 2019)
Eric Nieminen (2016 – 2018)

Former Lab Position

Research Technician
NIH F99 Graduate Research Fellow
Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow
Research Technician
Herchel Smith Graduate Research Fellow
NSF GRFP Graduate Student
Benacerraf Postdoctoral Fellow
Research Technician
Postdoctoral Fellow
Graduate Student
JCC Postdoctoral Fellow
CRI Postdoctoral Fellow
Research Technician

Current Position

MD/PhD Student, Cornell University
Postdoctoral Fellow (Luciano Marraffini Lab, Rockefeller)
Assistant Professor, UC-Irvine
MD/PhD Student, University of Washington
Postdoctoral Fellow (Noah Palm Lab, Yale)
Scientist, Beam Therapeutics
Associate Professor, SUSTech, China
PhD Student, New York University
Senior Scientist, New Equilibrium Biosciences
Staff Scientist – PI Group Leader, New England Biolabs
Assistant Professor, University of Colorado Boulder
Group Leader, Technical University Munich
Molecular Biology Scientist, Merck

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