Professor Jacquin Niles

 

Professor Jacquin Niles
Department of Biological Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Prof. Niles obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry at MIT before pursing an M.D./PhD through the HST program between Harvard and MIT, working in Prof. Steve Tannenbaum’s lab. Niles then conducted his postdoctoral work in the Department of Chemistry at UC Berkeley in Prof. Michael Marletta’s group. Niles returned to MIT in 2007 to join the Department of Biological Engineering where his research group consists of Biological Engineers, Chemists, and Microbiologists focused on developing novel biomolecular tools to better enable the study of the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum.