Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology Faculty

Irving C. Allen, MS, MBA, PhD

Associate Professor
Inflammatory Disease
Department of Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology

Education

  • 2012
    Master of Business Administration, Bioscience Management
    North Carolina State University
  • 2006
    Doctor of Philosophy, Genetics and Molecular Biology
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • 2000
    Master of Science, Biology
    The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • 1997
    Bachelor of Science, Biology
    East Carolina University

Research Interests

  • Inflammatory Disease
  • Tumor Immunology
  • Host-Microbe Interactions
  • Animal Models and Pre-Clinical Studies

Professional Experience

  • 2019 – Present
    Associate Professor
    Inflammatory Disease
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2019 – Present
    Associate Professor
    Health Sciences
    Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health Program
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2017 – Present
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Basic Science Education
    Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
    Roanoke, VA
  • 2012 – 2019
    Assistant Professor
    Inflammatory Disease
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2012 – 2019
    Assistant Professor
    Health Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2007 – 2011
    Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate
    Immunology
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Chapel Hill, NC
  • 2001 – 2002
    Research Associate
    Center for Human Genetics
    Duke University
    Durham, NC
  • 1997 – 2001
    Laboratory Technologist I
    Laboratory Corporation of America
    Paternity Testing Division
    Burlington, NC

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Immunologists
  • Society for Mucosal Immunology
  • Society for Leukocyte Biology
  • American Association of Cancer Research
  • Sigma Xi, Full Member

Publications

Google Scholar Metrics: 5527 citations as of April 6, 2020; h-index = 33

Google Scholar Link: https://scholar.google.com

NIH Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov