Darrell Irvine

Darrell Irvine
Professor, Departments of Biological Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT, and Harvard
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Biography: Darrell Irvine, Ph.D., is a Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He also serves on the steering committee of the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT, and Harvard.  His research is focused on the application of engineering tools to problems in cellular immunology and the development of new materials for vaccine and drug delivery.  Current efforts are focused on problems related to vaccine development for HIV and and immunotherapy of cancer.  This interdisciplinary work has been recognized in numerous awards, including a Beckman Young Investigator award, an NSF CAREER award, selection for Technology Review’s ‘TR35’, election as a Fellow of the Biomedical Engineering Society, and appointment as an investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.  He is the author of over 70 publications, reviews, and book chapters and an inventor on numerous patents.

Contact Information

Darrell Irvine
Room 76-261
Phone (617) 452-4174
Fax (617) 452-3293
Email djirvine@mit.edu

Administrative Assistant
Valerie A Corapi
Room 76-261
Phone (617) 253-5819
Email vcorapi@mit.edu



Darrell Irvine on the KI website