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James P. Allison, Ph.D.

Present Title & Affiliation


Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1973 The University of Texas, Austin, TX, PHD, Biological Sciences
1969 The University of Texas, Austin, TX, BS, Microbiology

Postgraduate Training

1974-1977 Postdoctoral Fellow, Molecular Immunology, Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation, La Jolla, CA

Honors and Awards

2014 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences, Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Foundation
2013 Lloyd J.Old Award in Cancer Immunology, AACR-CRI
2011 Advancement of Cancer Research Award, Gilda's Club
2011 Breakthrough Achievements in Translational Cancer Research, American Skin Association
2010 Richard V. Smalley, MD Memorial Lectureship Award, International Society for Biological Therapy of Cancer
2008 C. Chester Stock Award for Distinguished Achievement in Biomedical Research, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
2008 Dana Foundation Award in Human Immunology Research, American Association of Immunologists
2001 Centeon Award for Innovative Breakthroughs in Immunology
1997 Fellow, American Academy of Microbiology

Last updated: 6/11/2015