Skip to Main Content

Carrie L Lucas, PhD

Associate Professor of Immunobiology

Contact Information

Carrie L Lucas, PhD



Dr. Carrie L. Lucas received her PhD from Harvard Medical School and her postdoctoral training from the National Institutes of Health, NIAID. Her laboratory discovers single-gene defects underlying severe immune disorders in humans and dissects new biology and mechanisms revealed by these gene mutations using patient cells and genetically engineered mouse models.

Education & Training

  • Postdoc
    NIAID/National Institutes of Health (2016) (2016)
  • PhD
    Harvard University (2011)
  • BS
    UNC-Chapel Hill (2006)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Enders Faculty Fellow2023
Christina Fleischmann Award to Young Women InvestigatorsInternational Cytokine & Interferon Society2020
CRI CLIP AwardCancer Research Institute2019
Bohmfalk Scholar, Yale School of Medicine2018
Charles Hood Foundation: Child Health Research Award2017
Keystone Symposia Future of Science Award2015
K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award2015
Ray Owen Young Investigator Award2014
AAI-Life Technologies Trainee Achievement Award2014
Goldwater Scholar2005

Departments & Organizations