Bryan R. Cullen, Duke University Medical Center
Bryan R. Cullen obtained a B.Sc. in Biochemistry from Warwick University in the UK and a M.Sc. in Virology from the University of Birmingham before moving to the USA, where he obtained a Ph.D. in Microbiology from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ. In 1987, he was recruited to Duke University Medical Center as a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and Assistant Professor. He currently holds a James B. Duke Professorship in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology and serves as Director of the Center for Virology at Duke.
Honors & Awards
Elected to the rank of Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Recipient of the 1989 Eli Lilly Molecular Biology Contact Award
Recipient of a 1993 Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Award
Listed as one of the 10 most cited AIDS researchers by Science (Heavy Hitters in AIDS, Vol. 260, p. 1262, 1993)
Recipient of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Distinguished Alumni Award (2000)
Awarded the distinguished professorship James B. Duke Professor of Genetics (2000)
Listed as one of the world’s most “Highly Cited Researchers” by the Institute for Scientific Information (2001) [http://isihighlycited.com].
Appointed to the honorary position of “Visiting Professor,” by the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK (2002)
Awarded a Distinguished Fellowship at the Institute of Advanced Studies (IAS) at Durham University, U.K. (2007)
Elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology (2009)
Invited to give 16th annual Bernard Fields Memorial Lecture at the 2011 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections