Richa Dwivedi, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow




541 Bridgeside Point II

450 Technology Drive

Pittsburgh, PA 15219


PhD from Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow (India)

MSc in Medical Biotechnology, Pt. J.N.M. Memorial Medical College, Raipur (India), 2007

BSc in Life Sciences, Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur (India), 2005

Research Summary

HIV infection involves regulatory interactions with the nuclear pore complex followed by translocation to the nucleus and preferential integration into genomic areas in proximity to the inner nuclear membrane. I am interested in identifying host proteins that may contribute to these processes.

Areas of Interest

Host pathogen interactions in HIV infection

Research Lab Affiliation

Why I Chose Pitt

It has high and excellent quality research.