Jennifer Bradford

Assistant Professor

Jennifer Bradford

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Science and Mathematics
Department of Biological Sciences

Bio

Dr. Bradford earned her Ph.D. from Emory University in Biological and Biomedical Sciences, and conducted a postdoctoral fellowship at UNC Chapel Hill. Dr. Bradford's current research interests focus on the tumor microenvironment.

  • (706) 667-4575
  • SCI C2020

Education

  • Ph.D., Biological and Biomedical Scie Emory University, 2010

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 2005

Awards & Honors

  • Favorite Faculty Award Augusta University Housing and Residence Life, 2017

  • Future Faculty Fellowship Program Recipient UNC, 2013

  • Excellence in Undergraduate Research Mentorship Award UNC, 2012

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CURS 4990

    Undergrad Research III
  • HONR 4000H

    Honors Thesis
  • BIOL 1107

    Principles of Biology I
  • BIOL 4990

    Undergrad Research
  • BIOL 3200

    Genetics

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Canonical NFκB signaling in myeloid cells is required for the glioblastoma growth., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Anti-Jagged Immunotherapy Inhibits MDSCs and Overcomes Tumor-Induced Tolerance., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • IKK/Nuclear Factor-kappaB and Oncogenesis: Roles in tumor-initiating cells and in the tumor microenvironment, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Canonical and non-canonical NF-κB signaling promotes basal-like breast cancer tumor-initiating cells, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Mutant huntingtin in glial cells exacerbates neurological symptoms of Huntington disease mice, 2010
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Faculty search (lecturer) 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty search (lecturer) 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Biosafety Liaison to the Department 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Departmental Technician Search 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • BIOL 1107 Laboratory Redesign Committee 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • New building design and transition committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Masters Degree in Biomolecular Science Program Design Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Associate Dean for Research search 2014 - 2015

    Role: Other

University Service

  • Honors student in-field reader 2017 - Present

    Role: Faculty Mentor
  • Honors student research mentor 2017 - Present

    Role: Faculty Mentor
  • Phi Kappa Phi Judge 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Institutional Biosafety Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CURS Grant Reviewer 2016 - 2018

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • Heterocyclic Communications 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Nature Communications 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Oncogene 2013 - 2014

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • Senior Capstone Project Mentor (high school) 2014 - 2015

    Role: Other