University of Wisconsin–Madison

Tyler Ulland, PhD, joins the Department!

Dr. Ulland completed his BA in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Cornell College in Mt. Vernon, IA and went on to the University of Iowa where he completed a MS degree in Immunology and a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology. His training continued with a postdoc in the laboratory of Dr. Marco Colonna at Washington University in St. Louis. As new faculty at UW-Madison, Dr. Ulland’s research will focus on the innate immune response to neurodegenerative diseases and, more specifically, the microglial response in Alzheimer’s disease (AD).