Carrie L Lucas, PhD

Assistant Professor of Immunobiology

Departments & Organizations

Immunobiology: Human and Translational Immunology Program

Yale Cancer Center: Cancer Immunology

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Immunology | Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development


Dr. Carrie L. Lucas received her PhD from Harvard Medical School and her postdoctoral training from the National Institutes of Health, NIAID. Her laboratory investigates signaling in T cells from healthy people and patients with inherited immune disorders to dissect pathways critical for adaptive immunity. A major focus of her work has been on phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K) signaling and mechanisms of disease in immunodeficient patients with activating mutations in PI3K subunits.

Education & Training

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

Honors & Recognition

  • Bohmfalk Scholar, Yale University School of Medicine (2018)

  • Charles Hood Foundation: Child Health Research Award (2017)

  • Keystone Symposia Future of Science Award (2015)

  • K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award (2015)

  • Ray Owen Young Investigator Award (2014)

  • AAI-Life Technologies Trainee Achievement Award (2014)

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Contact Info

Carrie L Lucas, PhD
Mailing Address
Immunobiology300 George Street
3rd Floor, 353G

New Haven, CT 06511

Lucas Lab website