Robert J. Binder, PhD

Associate Professor of Immunology

Tumor immunology; Heat Shock Protein Immunobiology; Tumor immunosurveillance; biology of scavenger receptors in antigen crosspresentation; immune responses initiated by endogenous molecules.

E1051 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
200 Lothrop St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-3.83-7722
Fax: 412-383-8096


BS, University of Ghana PhD, University of Connecticut Postdoc, University of Conneticut
Robert J. Binder, PhD

Student News


Graduate Student Summer Seminar
Presented by Ana Gorelova and Nick Todd
Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
1395 Conference Room

Recent Publications

Program Achievements

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program Ranked #2 in National Research Council Rankings


Time to dissertation Defense
, last five graduating classes:  4.6 years, Completion Rate: 86.49%

First Author Publications (All students, past 5 year mean):  2.03;   Total Publications: 5.10

F-series Grants (F30/F31) (All Students, past 5 year mean):  12/34 (35%) 

Ranked #9 in National of Institute of Health funding of departments of Pharmacology

Ranked in the top 15 in funding for twenty-four consecutive years