Michael McClelland performs research on bacterial genomics and genetics, on cancer genomics and genetics, and on bacterial therapeutics for cancer. He has over 200 peer-reviewed publications and has trained over 30 Ph.D. students and postdoctoral fellows. He was born in the United Kingdom in 1956. He received a degree in biochemistry (with honors) from the University of Bristol in 1978 and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Georgia, Athens, in 1983. He became a Postdoctoral Fellow with Allan Wilson and Berkeley and with Charles Cantor at Columbia University and then an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. He was a Lucille P. Markey Scholar. He served as a Professor and the Director of the Genomics and Bioinformatics Cores at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center. He works presently as the Scientific Director at the Vaccine Research Institute of San Diego and as an Adjunct Professor, Department of Pathology, University of California, Irvine. He is a Cancer Center Member at UCSD, an Adjunct Member of the Sanford Burnham Graduate Program.
Biography Updated on 13 June 2011