Carolyn Coyne, PhD

Carolyn Coyne, PhD
Principal Investigator


  • 2007 Post-Graduate Research Fellowship in Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 2003 PhD, Pharmacology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • 1998 BS, Biochemistry, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida

Research Interests

Carolyn Coyne, PhD, is an associate professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, serving the departments of: Microbiology and Molecular Genetics; Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences; Pediatrics; and Immunology. She is also Director of the Center for Microbial Pathogenesis. Her research combines important aspects of virology, immunology, and cell biology to dissect various aspects of host-virus interactions, with a particular focus on polarized cell types.

View Carolyn Coyne’s full list of publications on PubMed.