Matthew Hendricks, PhD

Dr. Matthew Hendricks



PhD in Molecular Virology and Microbiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2017

BS in Biochemistry (Minor in Physics), University of Oregon, 2012


Jennifer Bomberger, PhD


Areas of Interest

Host-pathogen interactions, innate immune signaling, protein trafficking

Why I Chose Pitt

I chose the University of Pittsburgh because my interests aligned very well with many of the faculty and research projects in the program.  The University's excellent funding reputation, strong emphasis on collaboration, and research facilities were also very appealing for me.  Additionally, Pittsburgh is a very vibrant and welcoming city to live in. 

Following his graduation, Dr. Hendricks accepted a position as a Senior Fellow at the University of Washington, School of Medicine.