Caleph B. Wilson
Senior Application Scientist and Immunologist in New York
Dr. Caleph B. Wilson is field application scientist at Miltenyi Biotec. In this role, he supports customers with assay development, improving technical skills, providing equipment usage training and project consultation related to the Miltenyi Biotec flow cytometry products.
Prior to joining Miltenyi Biotech, Dr. Wilson was project leader at Cellectis, Inc, in both the chimeric antigen receptor development and innovation divisions, where he spearheaded projects in allogenic cellular immunotherapy and the gene editing product portfolio. Moreover, he was a staff scientist and postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Cellular Immunotherapies and the Department of Microbiology of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. While at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Wilson investigated immunological therapeutics to treat cancers and HIV infections.
Dr. Wilson earned his doctorate in Pathobiology at the Pennsylvania State University and his undergraduate degree in Biology from Alcorn State University. Through engaging in investigative research as an undergraduate, graduate student and postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Wilson has fully immersed himself in the biological sciences, fulfilling his lifelong goal to investigate approaches to eliminate human diseases. In addition to his research, Dr. Wilson has served as the logistics manager of the National Science Policy Group, was a public policy fellow with the American Association of Immunologists, co-founded the National Science & Technology News Service, is an affiliate member of the Center for Minority Serving Institutions, engages in science communication and other STEM outreach programs.