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James Weger-Lucarelli, PhD

Research Assistant Professor
James Weger-Lucarelli
Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
205 Duck Pond Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

PhD, Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Lab of Dr. Jorge Osorio, 2015
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI

BS, Medical Microbiology and immunology, 2010
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI

  • Arbovirus Evolution
  • Emerging arboviruses
  • Host and environmental factors involved in virus transmission/evolution

Research Assistant Professor

Department of Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

Postdoctoral Researcher

Viral Populations and Pathogenesis, Lab of Dr. Marco Vignuzzi
Institut Pasteur
Paris, France

Postdoctoral Researcher

Department of Microbiology Immunology & Pathology, Lab of Dr. Greg Ebel
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO

  • American Society for Virology
  • American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
  • James Weger's publications on PubMed
  • ACAV Arbovirology Postdoctoral Travel Award, 2016
  • Parasite and Vector Biology Fellowship, University of Wisconsin, 2014
  • Global Health Initiative Graduate Student Award, University of Wisconsin, 2013