Roland Strong, PhD

Other Positions

Affiliate Associate Professor, Biochemistry University of Washington

Affiliate Professor, Immunology University of Washington

Graduate Faculty, Biochemistry, Immunology and Biologic Physics, Structure and Design University of Washington


Harvard University, 1990, PhD (Biophysics)
University of Michigan, 1984, BS (Biophysics)

Research Interests

  • Structural molecular immunology and vaccinology: using biophysical approaches to study proteins and interactions mediating or modulating adaptive and innate immune responses

Teaching and Mentoring Interests

  • Supervising undergraduate interns, doctoral students and post-doctoral fellows
  • Instructor for CONJ 551 (Immunity), Hutchinson Center

Current Studies

  • NK and αß/γδ T cell receptors and immunoevasion proteins that target them
  • Immunorecognition of bacterial siderophores
  • AIDS vaccine development
  • Immunotherapeutics development

Roland Strong, PhD

Contact Information

(206) 667-5587
Additional contact

Mail Stop A3-025