Scott Jeffers, Ph.D.

Dr. Jeffers started his career in gene therapy in the late 90s pseudotyping lentiviral and retroviral vectors with various viral glycoproteins, notably Ebola GP and Marburg GP. He is a molecular virologist and has investigated viruses such as SARS-Coronavirus and Rift Valley Fever Virus. Dr. Jeffers received his doctoral degree in virology from Purdue University, and earned his BS in biology from Colorado State University. He has post-doctoral experience from the University of Colorado and the Institute Pasteur in Paris, France.