David Kittlesen


Primary Appointment

Associate Professor of Biology, General Faculty, Biology


  • BA, Biology, St. Olaf College
  • PhD, Immunology, Washington University
  • Postdoc, Tumor immunology, University of Virginia
  • Postdoc, Viral immunology, University of Virginia

Research Disciplines


Research Interests

Pedagogical innovation in undergraduate biology

Research Description

Following postdoctoral work with CIC Professors Slingluff and Hahn, I moved to the Department of Biology where I have been teaching Introduction to Immunology (Biol 3240) and Biological Therapy of Cancer (Biol 4390) since 1998. I also teach the cell biology and genetics semester of Introduction to Biology (Biol 2100), Microbiology lab (Biol 3270), and a small seminar for first semester undergrads titled, Why Haven√Ęt We Cured Cancer? (COLA 1500).

Selected Publications

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