Susan Kaech

Professor and Director

NOMIS Center for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis

NOMIS Chair

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Salk Institute launches Conquering Cancer Initiative

LA JOLLA—On Friday, April 20, 2018, the Salk Institute launched a new initiative called Conquering Cancer, to harness specific and emerging scientific strategies to tackle the five deadliest cancers: pancreatic, …


Three Salk faculty honored with endowed chairs

LA JOLLA—Salk scientists Katherine Jones, Susan Kaech and Gerald Shadel each have been recognized for their contributions and dedication to advancing science through research by being named to endowed chairs at …


Prominent scientists in immunobiology and aging research to join Salk Institute

LA JOLLA—The Salk Institute is honored to welcome two new faculty with the rank of full professor, both of whom are highly respected and accomplished leaders in their fields. Susan …


Education

PhD, Developmental Biology, Stanford University
BS, Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA


Awards & Honors

  • 2009 Howard Hughes Early Career Scientist
  • 2007 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)
  • 2007 American Asthma Foundation Investigator
  • 2005 Cancer Research Institute Investigator Award
  • 2005 Edward Mallinckrodt Jr. Foundation Award
  • 2003 Burroughs-Wellcome Foundation Award in Biomedical Sciences
  • 1999 Damon Runyon-Walter Winchell Cancer Research Fellowship
  • 1993 National Science Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship

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