President (2019-2021)
Katherine A. Fitzgerald, PhD, MRIA
Worcester Foundation Chair in Biomedical Sciences
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Medicine,
UMASS Medical School
Director, Program in Innate Immunity

President-Elect (2019-2021)
Christopher Hunter, BSc, PhD
Department of Pathobiology
Mindy Halikman Heyer President’s Distinguished Chair
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

Past-President (2019-2021)
Nancy C. Reich Marshall, PhD
Professor, Microbiology & Immunology
Stony Brook University
Fellow of The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Fellow of The American Academy of Microbiology (AAM)


Treasurer (2019-2021)
Dusan Bogunovic, PhD
Associate Professor of Microbiology, Pediatrics, The Mindich Child Health and Development Institute and Precision Immunology Institute at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Secretary (2021 – 2023)
Kate L. Jeffrey, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
John Lawrence MGH Research Scholar 2020-2025
Associate member, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Faculty member, Harvard Immunology
Faculty member, Harvard Virology
Massachusetts General Hospital Boston

Council (2019 – 2021)
Sarah Gaffen, PhD
Gerald P. Rodnan Professor, Division of Rheumatology & Clinical Immunology
Director, Pittsburgh Autoimmunity Center of Excellence in Rheumatology (PACER)
University of Pittsburgh. Department of Immunology


Council (2021 – 2023)
Curt M. Horvath, PhD
Professor of Molecular Biosciences
Northwestern University
Department of Molecular Biosciences
Evanston, USA


Council (2019 – 2021)
Anne O’Garra, FRS, FMedSci
Associate Research Director (Group Leader Immunoregulation and Infection),
Francis Crick Institute
Imperial College of London, Chair in Infection Immunology

Council (2021 – 2023)
Thirumala-Devi Kanneganti, PhD
Vice Chair, Immunology Department
Rose Marie Thomas Endowed Chair
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Council (Cytokines 2021 Chair)
Simon A. Jones, PhD
Dean of Research, The School of Medicine
Research Theme Lead for Infection, Immunology and Inflammation for the College of Biomedical and Life Sciences
Cardiff University

Joan Oefner, Managing Director
International Cytokine & Interferon Society (since December, 2016)