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

  • BIOL 3200

    Genetics
  • BIOL 1107L

    Prin. of Biology I Lab
  • CURS 2990

    Undergrad Research I
  • BIOL 4780

    Molecular Carcinogensis
  • BIOL 4950

    Selected Topics: Molecular Carcinogenesis

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

  • Biosafety Liaison to the Department 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Faculty Search Committee (Tenure Track) 2019 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Search Committee (Tenure Track) 2018 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty search (lecturer) 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty search (lecturer) 2016 - 2017

    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

  • Research Advisory Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • 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

Professional Service

  • Journal of Molecular Medicine 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Heterocyclic Communications 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Nature Communications 2017 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Oncogene 2013 - 2014

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • Golden Harvest Food Bank - The Master\'s Table Soup Kitchen 2018

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

    Role: Other