Erika Pearce
Max Planck Institute of Immunology and Epigenetics, Göttingen, Germany


Biography





Erika Pearce, born in 1972, studied biology at Cornell University (NY) and earned her PhD in cell and molecular biology from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia (PA) in 2005.  She also completed her postdoctoral research at the University of Pennsylvania. From 2009 until 2011 she worked at the Trudeau Institute (NY) as an Assistant Member. In 2011, Pearce accepted a position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology and Immunology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis (MO), where she was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in 2014.