University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Lisa Butterfield, PhD

Lisa Butterfield, PhD

Vice President, PICI Research Center, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy; Adjunct Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, UCSF

Cancer Center Program Memberships

Cancer Immunology

Education

  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, B.S., 05/86, Biology
  • University of California Los Angeles, Ph.D., 02/93, Biology
  • University of California Los Angeles, Postdoc fellow, 03/95, Tumor Immunology
  • University of California Los Angeles, Postdoc fellow, 03/97, Radiation Oncology

Professional Experience

  • 1985-1986
    Research Asst., Dept. Biology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • 1986-1993
    Research Asst. and Teaching Asst., Dept. Biology, UCLA
  • 1993-1997
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Div. Surgery/Oncology, UCLA Medical Center
  • 1997-1999
    Asst. Research Oncologist, Div. Surgery/Oncology, UCLA Medical Center
  • 1999-2003
    Adjunct Asst. Professor, Div. Surgery/Oncology, UCLA Medical Center
  • 2003-2010
    Asst. Professor of Medicine, Div. Hem./Onc., Univ. Pittsburgh, UPCI
  • 2003-2010
    Asst. Professor of Surgery, Univ. Pittsburgh
  • 2004-2010
    Asst. Professor of Immunology, Univ. Pittsburgh
  • 2004-2018
    Member of the Immunology Graduate Program, University of Pittsburgh
  • 2005-2008
    Director, UPCI Immunologic Monitoring Laboratory
  • 2008-2010
    Director of Operations, Immunologic Monitoring and Cellular Products Laboratory
  • 2010-2013
    Associate Professor of Medicine, Surgery and Immunology, Univ. Pittsburgh
  • 2010-2018
    Director, Immunologic Monitoring and Cellular Products Laboratory
  • 2013-2018
    Professor of Medicine, Surgery and Immunology, Univ. Pittsburgh
  • 2015-2018
    Professor of Clinical and Translational Science, Univ. Pittsburgh
  • 2018-present
    Vice President, PICI Research Center, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy
  • 2019-present
    Adjunct Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, UCSF

Honors & Awards

  • 1983-1986
    C. Sheldon Roberts Scholarship
  • 1986-1987
    California Graduate Fellowship
  • 1995-1997
    Jonsson Cancer Center Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • 2003-2006
    American Heart Association Scientist Development Award
  • 2004-2008
    DOD Immunol. Sciences, Scientist Reviewer, co-chair ('07), panel chairman ('08)
  • 2004-present
    Ad hoc member, NIH study sections (CONC, SBIR, CII, SEP, P01)
  • 2005-2009
    Associate Editor, Cancer Research
  • 2010-present
    Editorial Board, Cancer Research
  • 2007-2011
    Associate Editor, The Journal of Immunology
  • 2008
    UPCI Junior Scholar Award in Basic Cancer Research
  • 2010-2014
    Standing member, NIH CII Study Section, Cancer Immunopathology and Immunotherapy
  • 2010
    iSBTc Team Science Recognition Award
  • 2011-present
    Editorial Board, OncoImmunology
  • 2012-2019
    Section Editor, Journal of ImmunoTherapy of Cancer; Immunotherapy Biomarkers section
  • 2016
    AAI Travel Award to the International Congress on Immunology, Melbourne, Australia